Ekiti State Government has confirmed two suspected monkeypox cases in the state, even as Ogun State Government refuted a report credited to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, listing the state among those affected by the viral disorder.

The Ekiti State Association of Resident Doctors ( ARD) yesterday embarked on a three- day warning strike to demand for their six - month salary arears from the government .

Ekiti State Government has vowed to go to the Abuja High Court to challenge the violation of fundamental human rights of its arrested two key officials by EFCC over alleged fiscal misconduct .

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A former deputy governor of Ekiti State , Abiodun Aluko, has said the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party are bad options for the state in the 2018 governorship election.

Monkey pox, which started with an index case in Bayelsa on September 22, has spread to six other states, including Lagos.