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General Komolafe Appointed Ekiti Amotekun Commander

Jude Johnson Governor Kayode Fayemi on Ekiti State has announced the appointment of Brig. General Joe Komolafe (retired) as the Commander of the newly established Amotekun corps. Fayemi also approved the appointment of Hon Justice Cornelius Akintayo (rtd) as Chairman, Independent Amotekun Complaints Board and the constitution of the State Security

PDP Rejects Ekiti Governorship Election Results

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has today in a statementm rejected the results from the Ekiti governorship election in which the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Kayode Fayemi, emerged as the winner. Fayemi was announced as the winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday morning after

PDP to embark on nationwide protest over attack on Fayose

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to embark on a peaceful march to the police commands in all states of the federation in respect of the 'police brutality' in Ekiti state on Wednesday which led to Governor Fayose being maltreated National leadership of PDP  directed its state executive committee members, leaders

HURIWA condmns police siege of Ekiti government house

  A pro-democracy and non-governmental body –  Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the reported siege by armed police operatives of the government house in Ekiti State and the reported attack of the governor and his deputy. HURIWA has also condemned as unconstitutional the reported invasion of armed police operatives

Police deploy 30,000 personnel for Ekiti governorship election

•To prevent influx of miscreants, thugs from neighbouring states •Warn against incitment, hate speech   •Read riot act to troublemakers, election offenders Jude Johnson  The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Idris Ibrahim, has deployed 30,000 personnel to Ekiti State as part of measures for a robust and elaborate security arrangement  to ensure peaceful, credible, free