The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has thanked Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State for choosing one of their active members as the Deputy Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the July 14, 2018 election in the State.

Abuja – The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), on Wednesday imposed N500, 000 fine on Ekiti State Broadcasting Service for violating the ethical standards of broadcasting code in the country. The Director-General of NBC, Malam Ishaq Modibbo Kawu, made this known at a news conference on Ekiti Governorship Election, in Abuja.

Ado Ekiti — The campaign for Saturday’s governorship elections in Ekiti State took a dramatic turn yesterday as security operatives who blocked the entrance to Government House, Ado-Ekiti, also fired tear-gas at the governor and his supporters.But the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Habila Joshak, in a swift reaction, told newsmen that policemen were deployed only to abort the rally

In a statement issued on Wednesday by his spokesman, Ikechukwu Eze, the former President enjoined security personnel deployed to the state to act within the ambit of the laws of the land.

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the claim by the Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose that policemen slapped him.

The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Sulaiman Kazaure, has urged corps members who will officiate at the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State to be neutral.