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Ekiti residents panic over dismembered body of youth found in bags

Vanguard (Thursday, June 30, 2016):  News Comments By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti—

Barely five days after a lifeless body of a day-old baby was found inside a canal in Irona area of Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, residents of Ojido Market in Ejigbo, another community in the state capital, discovered the dismembered body parts of a young man inside Ghana-Must-Go bags inside the drainage. The young had a ring on, an earring and a stylish hair-cut. Strangely, though, he had a white cloth wrapped around his waist. His hands and legs had been chopped off.   More....

Fayose dares Aisha Buhari

Daily Trust (Thursday, June 30, 2016):  By Isiaka Wakili | Publish

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has not apologised to the wife of president, Aisha Buhari, as demanded by her for linking her to American Congressman William Jefferson’s bribery scandal of which the US lawmaker was convicted in 2009.
The five-day ultimatum which the president’s wife issued to the governor, demanding an apology, expired yesterday.
The media director in the Office of the Wife of the President, Zakari Nadabo, told Daily Trust on the telephone last night that the office had not received any communication from the governor as of 7.   More....

Court summons EFCC, Zenith Bank over Fayose’s frozen account

www.tv360nigeria.com (Thursday, June 30, 2016):  A Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to appear before it to explain why it froze Governor Ayodele Fayose’s account with Zenith Bank.

The Ekiti State governor had been barred from withdrawing money from his account on the orders of EFCC.

Aside from him, the EFFC had also frozen the accounts of some of his associates after allegedly tracing N4.7bn from the Office of the National Security Adviser to them and those of two sons of a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro.   More....

Limbless body causes fear in Ado-Ekiti

The Nation (Thursday, June 30, 2016):  Residents of Ojido, Odo-Ado in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, yesterday woke up to behold a horrible sight of the torso of a man hacked to death by unknown people.

It was unclear where the victim, who was about 30 years old, was killed, but his dismembered body was dumped in a gutter opposite the Ojido market.

He was stabbed in the neck; the two arms and legs were severed from the body and kept inside a sack, which was dumped a few metres from where the torso was dumped.   More....

Ekiti lawmakers hold sitting on highway to back Fayose

The Nation (Thursday, June 30, 2016):  Ekiti State lawmakers yesterday caused a stir in Ado-Ekiti by holding plenary on a major highway to support embattled Governor Ayo Fayose. Fayose is being investigated for alleged money laundering by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

The anti-graft agency has alleged his complicity in the receipt of N1.2 billion of N4.7 billion set aside for the governorship election in Ekiti and Osun states by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA).

The cash, said the EFCC, is part of the funds meant for the purchase of arms to fight Boko Haram.   More....
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