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JUSTICE

Check out photo of the "indecent" hairstyle the JSS1 student that sued Ekiti Government had on

Gift Agenoisa who is a student of immaculate secondary school, Ado-Ekiti sued the Ekiti state Government for a 15 million naira lawsuit claiming her fundamental human right was breached. Gift claimed to have been picked out during her school's assembly on May 20 and was given 20 strokes of the cane after which she was suspended by her principal for carrying the "indecent" hairstyle to school.

  9 months ago ago
Check out photo of the

POLITICS

3 Elder Statesmen Who Are Above 90 Years And Still Relevant In Policy Making In The Country (Photos)

There are some Nigerians who are above 90 years but still relevant in the affairs of the country. These people have distinguished themselves as elder statesmen and they do make opinions on social and political affairs. Let us take a look at 3 elder statesmen who are above 90 years but still relevant in policymaking in the country:

  7 months ago ago
3 Elder Statesmen Who Are Above 90 Years And Still Relevant In Policy Making In The Country (Photos)

POLITICS

Why Nnamdi Kanu And Sunday Igboho Should Listen To Gov. Fayemi's Statement About Nigeria's Unity

On Friday, Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, during a dinner organized in honour of members of the Alumni Association of the 3rd Regular Course of the NDA, in Ado Ekiti, made a particularly strong statement concerning the unity of the country that agitators like Sunday Igboho and Nnamdi Kanu (including their followers) should pay attention to.

  8 months ago ago
Why Nnamdi Kanu And Sunday Igboho Should Listen To Gov. Fayemi's Statement About Nigeria's Unity

SOCIETY

The Life And Time Of Pa Olabode Olajide A Former Driver To Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo

Pa Olabode Olajide was the driver who drove the former Premiers of the old Western Region and many leaders in the Country Including some foreign Head of States who visited Nigeria in the past. Pa Olabode Olajide was born in 1932 in Ado Ekiti. He attended Emmanuel School in Ado Ekiti for his Primary Education.

  9 months ago ago
The Life And Time Of Pa Olabode Olajide A Former Driver To Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo

EDUCATION

AAUA: Meet The Vice Chancellor That Broke Records

It is no longer news that the erudite Professor Olugbenga Ebenezer Ige is the sixth substantive Vice Chancellor (VC) of Adekunle Ajasin Unversity, Akungba Akoko (formerly Ondo State University, Ado Ekiti). However, many people are not aware that by this appointment, the professor has broken at least two records.

  9 months ago ago
AAUA: Meet The Vice Chancellor That Broke Records

EDUCATION

Here Are The Best State Universities in Nigeria

According to Webometrics rankings released in August 2021, the best ten state universities in Nigeria are from the Southern part of the country. Interestingly, the best state university from the Northern part of Nigeria (Benue State University) occupies eleventh position among the state universities. The list of the best twenty state universities in Nigeria is given below.

  8 months ago ago
Here Are The Best State Universities in Nigeria

EDUCATION

A Brief History of Ekiti State University

I briefly touched the history of Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti in one of my last articles in relation to the history of Adekunle Ajasin University. So, this one will go deeper into the history and reveals some historical facts about the institution. The Ekiti State University was established during the old Ondo State by the then governor, Chief Michael Adekunle Ajasin.

  8 months ago ago
A Brief History of Ekiti State University

POLITICS

Today's Headlines; We Need A New Constitution Before 2023 -Babalola; INEC Recognises Makinde's Faction

Photos Credit: Google We need a new constitution before 2023 election, Afe Babalola insists Legal icon and elder statesman, Aare Afe Babalola, SAN, has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to give the nation a new constitution before the 2023 general election. Photos Credit: Vanguard Speaking with Vanguard in Ado Ekiti, the foremost educationist and founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti state said that Nigerians are desirous of a new constitution.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines; We Need A New Constitution Before 2023 -Babalola; INEC Recognises Makinde's Faction

EDUCATION

Full History of The Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti

Like I said in one of my previous articles, this institution has a very complex history. It went through a series of metamorphosis before its present status. Meanwhile, it is one of the leading Polytechnics in Nigeria. "Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti" started as a "College of Technology" in the year 1977 with its location in Jos, Plateau State.

  8 months ago ago
Full History of The Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti

POLITICS

16 APC Governors Backing Tinubu For 2023 Presidency - Dayo Adeyeye

Sixteen All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors are supporting the presidential aspiration of the National leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Prince Dayo Adeyeye, former Minister of Works and National Chairman of the Southwest Agenda for Tinubu presidential ambition codenamed SWAGA 2023 has revealed that 16 All Progressives Congress (APC) governors are covertly supporting former Lagos State Governor Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu's presidential bid.

  7 months ago ago
16 APC Governors Backing Tinubu For 2023 Presidency - Dayo Adeyeye

HEALTH

Vaccined Nigerians narrate their ordeals.

Some Nigerians who have received their COVID-19 vaccines have debunked some of the common misconceptions and fears about the vaccines. Oladipupo Mary, a student at Ekiti State University in Ado Ekiti, told Vanguard that she felt no side effects after receiving the vaccine. “I felt fine and normal after the administration.

  8 months ago ago
Vaccined Nigerians narrate their ordeals.

JUSTICE

Masked bandits kidnapped my sister-in-law with her husband, demands N10m ransom - Protester laments

A man identified as Ayodeji spoke about how her sister-in-law was kidnapped along with her husband. He made this known during the protest that happened in Ado-Ekiti yesterday. The kidnap happened in the Goshen community in Ajebamidele, Ado-Ekiti. To let the people be aware and so that security agencies can do something about it, the people came out to protest against it.

  8 months ago ago
Masked bandits kidnapped my sister-in-law with her husband, demands N10m ransom - Protester laments

EDUCATION

First Lady Of Ekiti State Implores Female Students To Shun Immorality

File Photo The Ekiti State First Lady, Mrs. Bisi Fayemi was at the Christ Girls’ School, Ado Ekiti as part of activities to mark this year's International Day of the Girl-Child. She admonished the girls to always fear God, obey the instructions of their teachers and pay undivided attention to their studies.

  7 months ago ago
First Lady Of Ekiti State Implores Female Students To Shun Immorality

SOCIETY

Gunmen kills UK-Based Nigerian woman

A lady identified as Bola Aworetan has been shot dead by gunmen last Thursday. The gunmen who are suspected to be bandits attacked her along Guru Maharaji road. She had come for the burial f her mother. After the burial, she decided to visit Oyo state from Lagos.

  9 months ago ago
Gunmen kills UK-Based Nigerian woman

JUSTICE

Today Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Ado Ekiti; Six Anambra Lawmakers Dump APGA For APC

Another Protest Begins In Ado Ekiti Following the kidnapping of four residents by gunmen on Tuesday evening, there was a massive protest in Ado Ekiti, the state capital of Ekiti. Photo credit: Dailypost During a protest that began around 7 a.m. on Wednesday, angry residents marched out in large numbers and blocked the Ado-Ikere highway, stranding hundreds of motorists.

  8 months ago ago
Today Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Ado Ekiti; Six Anambra Lawmakers Dump APGA For APC

POLITICS

Nigeria will overcome secessionists, says Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi Kayode Fayemi, Governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors' Forum, says the country will overcome all challenges, including secessionist agitations, and remain united as a prosperous, indivisible nation. He made the remarks on Friday in Ado Ekiti at a dinner honoring members of the Alumni Association of the 3rd Regular Course of the Nigeria Defence Academy, which is led by former Senate President David Mark.

  8 months ago ago
Nigeria will overcome secessionists, says Fayemi

POLITICS

Why The 5-Members Panel Committee Was Set Up In The Ekiti Ward Congress Of The APC

Chief Iyiola Oladokun, who was the former Oyo State Deputy Governor and Chairman of the Ekiti State Chairman of the APC Ward Committee on Monday, during a press conference in Ado-Ekiti, said that the five-member panel was only created to listen to complaints that might rouse from the APC Ward Congress, which was held in Ekiti State on July 31.

  9 months ago ago
Why The 5-Members Panel Committee Was Set Up In The Ekiti Ward Congress Of The APC

JUSTICE

"There is true justice in Nigeria" - Bamidele

The reinstated Edemo of Ado Ekiti, High Chief James Bamidele Aduloju, has reportedly hailed Nigeria’s judicial system saying there is still true justice in the country. According to him, people, irrespective of their status and background, can still get the justice they deserve in Nigeria’s courts of law.

  8 months ago ago

JUSTICE

Herdsman arraigned in court over alleged kidnap in Ekiti

A 28-year-old herdsman, Abdullahi Bande, was reportedly arraigned before an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court over alleged kidnap. But the Magistrate, Abdulhamid Lawal, adjourned the case till September 15, 2021, for hearing. He also ordered the remand of the defendant in a correctional centre.

  8 months ago ago
Herdsman arraigned in court over alleged kidnap in Ekiti

EDUCATION

Don’t blame us if varsities are shut down again, ASUU warns

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Akure Zone warned Wednesday that its members should not be held liable if the campuses are shut down again due to the Federal Government's alleged stubborn attitude. As a result, the ASUU has asked students, traditional rulers, market women, and other educational stakeholders to warn the Federal Government of the dangers that refusing to listen poses to the system.

  8 months ago ago
Don’t blame us if varsities are shut down again, ASUU warns