Tag Archives: Ekiti State

Fayose Tackles Buhari Over Planned VAT Increment

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Sunday criticised President Muhammadu Buhari, over the planned increase of the Value Added Tax, VAT, by five per cent. The governor, who was reacting to comments attributed to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Lagos, said the move would worsen the hardship already faced by Nigerians. He described the plan as “wicked and insensitive” ...

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Why I will Remain Eternally Grateful To Abacha, Fayose Says

Indefatigable Ekiti State Governor, Peter Ayodele Fayose has disclosed that owes former maximum ruler, late General Sani Abacha eternal gratefulness, promising to make a difference. While specifically thanking the late Head of State for creating Ekiti State on October 1, 1996, the governor expressed his gratitude via his twitter handle. He wrote: “Many states are there which Abacha could have ...

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Why You Should Leave Jonathan Alone – Fayose Tells Obasanjo

Daring Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Peter Ayodele Fayose has urged former President, Gen Olusegun Obasanjo to stop attacking the immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, saying; “Dr Goodluck Jonathan is no longer the president of Nigeria, he should be allowed to live a private life devoid of mudslinging from elder statesmen like Chief Obasanjo.” Governor Fayose, who was miffed that Obasanjo could choose the ...

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Fayemi Wasted Ekiti Resources On White Elephant Projects, Fayose Won’t, Says Ekiti Govt

The Ekiti State Government has said that the State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose will not spend the State’s scarce resources on execution of white elephant projects, declaring most of the unfinished projects of the immediate past All Progressives Congress (APC) government of Dr Kayode Fayemi as “wasteful spending of public fund.” Special Assistant to the governor on Public Communications and ...

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BREAKING: Governor Fayose Floors APC At Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has on Tuesday morning, in a unanimous decision, upheld the election of Peter Ayodele Fayose as the Ekiti State Governor. ‎The decision of the the apex court’s seven-man panel led by Justice John Fabiyi  upheld earlier decisions of the Court of Appeal and the Ekiti State Governorship Election Tribunal, which had both ruled that the petition challenging ...

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