The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has again told President Muhammadu Buhari to face governance and stop complaining, saying: “When he was seeking votes of Nigerians, he never said he was coming to complain. Rather,…
The former governor described the planned increment as a way of taking back of whatever that is added to workers salary as minimum wage increment.
Fayose was on October 22 arraigned on 11-count charge by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, alongside his company, Spotless Investment Ltd.
Fayose is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission alongside his company — Spotless Investment Ltd — on an 11-count charge of N6.9 billion fraud.
Ozekhome said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Thursday.
Fayose, who reacted through his Chief Press Secretary, Idowu Adelusi, said Ekiti people knew that his administrations, both the first and second, were never an error, rather they brought unparalleled blessings and development to the state.
The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, finally honoured an invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday after losing his immunity from prosecution and arrest, The PUNCH is reporting.
Fayose said this in the early hours of Monday at a farewell dinner held for him by the Peoples Democratic Party.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the outgoing governor received members of the Inauguration Committee and Transition Committee set up by the Governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, who was on a working visit to the Government House.
However, an Ekiti State High Court refused to grant an order to restrain Governor-elect Dr. Kayode Fayemi, from dissolving the 16 local government councils, as pleaded by the chairmen. Dismissing the application in a ruling, Justice…
The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of coercing witnesses to implicate him, having been unable to establish any case against him.
Fayose said the EFCC action not only breached his constitutional immunity, but also exposed him to public opium and ridicule, adding that directing that he should be arrested was anathema to the laws of the land.