Tags : Ekiti State

South-West Governors Dissolve ODUA Investment Limited Board Of Directors

The South West Governors’ Forum has dissolved the Board of Directors of ODUA Investment Limited with immediate effect. The Ondo State Governor, who also doubles as the Chairman, South-West Governor’s Forum, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) disclosed this in a statement released after the virtual meeting of the Governors on Thursday, April 17, 2020. As Owner […]

Coronavirus: Ekiti Extends Lockdown, Orders Citizens To Wear Facemasks

Ekiti State Government has extended the COVID-19 lockdown and the curfew placed on movement in the State by two weeks. The State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, gave the order in a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Biodun Oyebanji, on Monday, April 13, 2020. The Governor noted that the renewed lockdown […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records Ten New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed ten new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 224. Six of the ten new cases are in Lagos, two in Edo, while the other two are in the FCT. So far, five persons have died from the virus […]

COVID-19: Cases Rise To 190 As NCDC Confirms Six New

Nigeria has recorded six new coronavirus infections as cases rise to 190. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new cases in Osun State through its Twitter handle at 11:00 am on Friday, April 3, 2020. Currently;Lagos- 98FCT- 38Osun- 20Oyo- 8Akwa Ibom- 5Ogun- 4Edo- 4Kaduna- 4Bauchi- 3Enugu- 2Ekiti- 2Rivers-1Benue- 1

COVID-19: Ekiti Index Case Recovers

The index case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Ekiti State has been discharged from the isolation centre in the State. The case is a 37-year-old man who tested positive for Coronavirus after he came in contact with an American Tourist. After weeks of treatment and monitoring at the isolation centre, the man tested negative for Coronavirus. […]

COVID-19: 97 Cases Confirmed In Nigeria As NCDC Confirms Eight

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported eight new cases of coronavirus in the country, on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at 10:40pm, taking the total number of infections to 97. According to the NCDC, two of the cases were in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja, four in Oyo State, one in Kaduna State […]

COVID-19: Five New Cases Of Coronavirus Confirmed In Nigeria

Five new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Nigeria. According to the health agency, this is the latest update on the disease as of 9:45am on March 23, 2020. A breakdown of the figure shows that two cases were confirmed in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Lagos respectively, while one case was confirmed […]

Amotekun Public Hearing Result: South-West Speakers To Meet Today

Speakers of the South-West Houses of Assembly will meet on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, over the Amotekun bills, which went public hearing in five States on Monday, February 24. The Chairman, House Committee on Information, Mr Gbenga Omole, who disclosed this in an interview with The PUNCH on Tuesday, February 25, said the Speakers would […]

Ekiti Assembly Passes Amotekun Bill Into Law

Ekiti State House of Assembly has passed the bill for the establishment of Ekiti State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps into law. The Speaker, Hon. Funminiyi Afuye, said on Friday, February 14, 2020, that the bill, having passed through the third reading, has become law. Hon. Afuye, who lauded the Lawmakers for the leadership […]

“Explore Amicable Resolution, Court Urges Oyo Govt, Sacked L.G Chairmen;

An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, the State capital, has adjourned the suit filed by the State Government in which it is seeking to restrain the sacked Council Chairmen from forcefully taking over the Council Secretariat in the State till 21st February, 2020. The sacked Council Chairmen under the aegis of Association of […]