Browsing: Dr. Kayode Fayemi

A large crowd of enthusiastic party supporters, artisans and commercial motorbike riders received Dr Fayemi at Igbara-Odo, a border town between Ekiti and Ondo states with songs and drumming and followed him to the Fajuyi Pavillion, Ado-Ekiti, where another large crowd had converged to receive the Governor with “Fayemi for Nigeria” slogans.

The gesture, according to a release personally signed by Fayemi in Ado-Ekiti Monday, is in commemoration of the 35th anniversary of the death of the late Awolowo.

The Governor also revealed that his administration, within the period has paid a total sum of N2.9 billion as gratuity to retired civil servants and local government staff.

A statement by Head, NGF Media and Public Affairs, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, in Abuja Friday, said the forum Chairman and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, made the donation when he led a two-man delegation of the forum to Kaduna State.

Dr Fayemi, who personally presented the cheques to representatives of the communities at the Oshuntokun Hall, Government House, Ado-Ekiti, said the fund would focus on three specific result areas: education, healthcare services, water and sanitation.

Fayemi, in a statement signed Saturday by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Olayinka Oyebode, described Ramadan as “the glory of all months in the Islamic calendar”, noting that Ramadan fast is one of the five pillars of Islam that Muslims must strictly adhere to, in line with the injunction of the Almighty Allah.

Dr. Fayemi in a statement signed Monday by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Yinka Oyebode said God has been very kind to Tinubu for attaining the landmark age in good health and sound mind.

He also lauded the APC National Caretaker Committee headed by Yobe State Governor, Mai Malla Buni for organising a successful national convention, aimed at further strengthening the party ahead of 2023 general election, in addition to holding the party together for almost two years.