The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Ekiti State has arrested a 52-year-old, Dennis Agya Kiyeye over alleged conspiracy and murder attempt on a 15-year-old girl (names withheld) said to be his (Dennis Kiyeye) niece.

Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has appealed to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate in the February 23 poll, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, not to contest President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in court.

At the Ekiti State Election Petition Tribunal, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lost its bid to displace Governor Kayode Fayemi. During last weekend’s presidential and National Assembly polls, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) also defeated the opposition party. EMMANUEL OLADESU writes on the significance of the polls.

Ekiti State governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi yesterday inaugurated an eight -man Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy and Seven -man Chieftaincy Review Commission.

Senator–elect in Ekiti State, Hon. Opeyemi Bamidele, has ascribed his participation and victory in the last Saturday’s National Assembly election to divine arrangement.