The Ekiti state Police Command on Tuesday expressed sadness over the death of three of its operatives during a bank robbery that took place at Ijero Ekiti, Ekiti State, on Monday.

Five Permanent Secretaries who were were retired prematurely in 2014 by the immediate past administration of Mr Ayodele Fayose have been recalled back to service with immediate effect by Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the governor of Ekiti State.

Chairman of the Peoples party of Nigeria (PPN) in Ekiti State, Chief Dare Adekolu, has received about 1000 defectors from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into his party.

The Benin Electricity Distribution Company has assured the Ekiti State Government that power supply would be restored to Ikogosi-Ekiti, Erijiyan-Ekiti and Ipole-Iloro Ekit by mid December.

Damola Otuyena, head of cash and transit services of Diamond Bank, says N1.2 billion was moved to Ekiti for Ayodele Fayose, ex-governor of the state, using three aircraft.