Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, won his unit for his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), during Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections.

Former Commissioner of Women Affairs in Ekiti State, Mrs. Funke Owoseeni, on Thursday escaped being killed by gunmen who besieged her house at Ijesa Isu in Ikole Council of the state.

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has condemned the invasion of the Afao Ekiti residence of the immediate-past governor of the State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, saying no amount of intimidation can break the will of Nigerians to vote out the APC government of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Ekiti State Police Command has arrested 29-year old Gbenga Aluko and three others in connection with alleged cultism and murder.

Seven yet to be identified persons have been arrested in Ekiti State for illegal collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from eligible voters in Ikere Ekiti.
Our correspondent learnt that the armed policemen said to be acting on a tip off,