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APC condemns attacks on witnesses at Ekiti tribunal

The Nation (Friday, July 03, 2015):  Written by Odunayo Ogunmola, Ado Ekiti

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned Tuesday’s attacks on its members by suspected political thugs at the Election Petitions Tribunal.

It said the attack which occurred during the hearing of its Ekiti Central senatorial candidate, Gbenga Olofin’s petition, challenging the election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Mrs. Fatimat Rasaki, was an “assault on the Judiciary”.

The APC in a statement yesterday by its Publicity Secretary, Taiwo Olatubosun, condemned the violence in the temple of justice in which many of its members were injured.   More....

APC warns Fayose against attacking PUNCH, judiciary

Punch (Friday, July 03, 2015):  Kamarudeen Ogundele

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has asked Governor Ayodele Fayose to stop his relentless assaults on the judiciary.

The party also condemned Fayose’s threat and incitement of the public against The Punch newspapers because it reported what happened at the Ekiti State Election Petitions Tribunal, where the APC members were attacked by the “Peoples Democratic Party thugs.”

The tribunal was hearing a petition on the March 28 Ekiti Central Senatorial election between APC’s Gbenga Olofin and PDP’s candidate, Mrs.   More....

Fayose advises Buhari on anti-graft war

Punch (Thursday, July 02, 2015):  Kamarudeen Ogundele

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari against allowing politicians to hijack the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for their selfish motives.

Fayose spoke in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday while administering oaths of office on 10 new commissioners in the state, with a promise to give 25 per cent to the illiterates in his further appointments.

“The illiterates will get 25 per cent because it is from them we get the votes.   More....

Fayose swears in 10 commissioners

The Nation (Thursday, July 02, 2015):  Posted by: Odunayo Ogunmola, Ado-Ekiti in News

Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose has said local government elections will be conducted in December.

The governor spoke yesterday when he swore in 10 commissioners.

He promised to ensure that all court cases hindering the conduct of the polls are disposed of early.

The commissioners are: Bisi Kolawole (Environment), Lanre Ogunsuyi (Information), Kehinde Odebunmi (Agriculture), Kolapo Kolade (Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters) and Olurotimi Ojo (Health).   More....

Resume work, Ikpeazu begs striking judicial staff

National Mirror (Thursday, July 02, 2015):  Posted By: Abiodun Nejo and George Opara

… as Ekiti JUSUN reopens courts Monday

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has asked the state’s chapter of Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUN, to resume work in the interest of the state and court litigants.

Ikpeazu, who made the appeal yesterday when he received a delegation led by the Chief Judge, Theresa Uzokwe, with judges of the state’s judiciary at Government House, Umuahia, pointed out that the strike had crippled activities in the judiciary.   More....
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