‘Debate With Atiku, Others if You’re Competent and Bold Enough’, Fayose Dares Buhari [READ MORE]

  A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to come for the presidential debate billed for today  Saturday January 19, 2019.  The All Progressives Congress (APC) had noted that it is not compulsory for its presidential candidate (Buhari) to be in the debate if he has other avenues to talk to Nigerians. [READ ALSO] 2019: I’ll Dislodge you, with or without US trip, Atiku Taunts Buhari, says FG’s Corruption Allegation is ‘Cock and Bull Story’ [READ MORE] However, Fayose on Friday said since the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar had gone to the US (APC had alleged that Atiku was [Read]

I hope to see Osinbajo patronising barbing saloons in Ajegunle, Baga, Zamfara – Fayose [READ MORE]

  Former Governor of Ekiti State Mr. Ayodele Fayose has said that he hope that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will patronise ‘barbing saloons in Ajegunle Lagos, Baga in Borno or those armed bandits controlled towns in Zamfara.’ Fayose reacting to Osinbajo’s visit to Luxor Salon and Spar, Wuse 2, where he had a haircut and one on one interaction with barbers, customers and residents of the area who trooped out to welcome him to their neighbourhood said: ‘It is only election fever that will drive a VP to that high class barbing saloon in Abuja, something he never did in the last three & half years. ‘I hope to see [Read]

Why Can’t You Flag Off Your Presidential Campaign In Zamfara Or Borno?, Fayose Asks Buhari [READ MORE]

  Ayodele Fayose, immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, has queried President Muhammadu Buhari on the decision to flag off the campaign for his reelection in Akwa Ibom. He also accused the President of making “only phone calls” to the state, which has been the hotbed of killings in recent times. According to Fayose, Buhari should have chosen Zamfara, Yobe or Borno for his campaign flag-off, rather than the “peaceful Akwa Ibom”. He stated this in a tweet that read: “Nigerians are being killed in Zamfara, President Buhari could only make ‘phone calls’. But he is going to Akwa Ibom, a state made peaceful by the PDP Govt of @MrUdomEmmanuel [Read]

Osinbajo vs Obi: ‘We Have Brains in PDP’ — Fayose Boasts [READ MORE]

  Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has commended the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Vice Presidential candidate, Peter Obi, for demonstrating a high level of understanding of issues relating to the economy at the Vice Presidential debate which held in Abuja on Friday. NEWS FLAKES NG had reported that on Friday night, five candidates contesting for the vice presidency, engaged in a debate. Those who participated were, Yemi Osinbajo (APC) Peter Obi (PDP) Umma Getso (YPP) Alhaji Abdulganiyu Galadima (ACPN) Khadijah Abdullahi-Iya (ANN). [READ ALSO]: 2019 VP DEBATE: You Can’t Shut down Your Shop and Be Chasing Criminals; If You Allow Criminals Steal Your Inventories, There’ll Be No Shop – [Read]

2019: Nigerians will be running to Neighbouring countries to feed if Buhari wins – Fayose

  Ayodele Fayose, immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, says Nigerians will be running to other neighboring countries to feed if President Muhammadu Buhari wins a second term in office. Fayose also urged the President to “face governance and stop complaining”. According to the former Governor, “the President’s time is almost up”. A statement on Thursday by Fayose’s media aide, Lere Olayinka, accused the president of spending “three and a half years blaming his predecessors and inflicting both security and economic crises on the country”. The statement read: “When he was seeking the votes of Nigerians, he never said he was coming to complain. Rather, he promised to fix what he claimed [Read]

BREAKING: Former Gov Fayose granted N50m bail – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the immediate former governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has been granted bail by the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that Fayose was granted bail in the sum of 50 million Naira. The trial judge, Justice Mojisola Olatoregun granted Fayose who is facing N2.2bn fraud charges the bail, with two sureties in like sum. EFCC obtains court order to detain Fayose for two weeks, ex-gov kicks – READ MORE According to the bail condition, the former governor shall be remanded in the prison custody till the bail condition are met. [Read]

EFCC obtains court order to detain Fayose for two week, Ex-gov kicks – READ MORE

  …ex-gov to sue anti-graft agency The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has obtained a remand order from a Federal Capital Territory High Court to keep former Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State for two weeks , our source can confirm . The remand order, it was learnt, is subject to renewal which implies that Fayose could spend longer than two weeks in custody . A reliable source said , “We have obtained a court order to hold Fayose for at least two weeks pending investigation . He could be released earlier or later than two weeks depending on the outcome of investigation .” Fayose is under probe for allegedly [Read]

BREAKING: Fayose Storms EFCC Hqtrs in Grand style, as Wike, Femi Fani-Kayode, Others accompany Ex-gov (SEE PHOTOS)

  Former governor of Ekiti State, Chief Ayodele Fayose stormed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC office in branded top with the inscription “EFCC I’M HERE”. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that he was accompanied by Rivers State governor Nyesom Wike, Femi Fani-Kayode and many other PDP faithfuls. READ ALSO: BREAKING: Fayemi Sworn-In As Ekiti Governor, as former Gov Fayose Arrives EFCC office SEE PHOTOS BELOW as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: READ ALSO: JUST IN: Fayose arrives EFCC office in branded shirt, Says “EFCC I’M HERE” – Read More Here Recall that NEWS FLAKES NG brought us a breaking report earlier about the arrival of the former governor of Ekiti [Read]

BREAKING: Fayemi Sworn-In As Ekiti Governor, as Fayose Arrives EFCC office

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Kayode Fayemi has been sworn-in as the governor of Ekiti State. Dr. Fayemi, who won the July 14 governorship election held in the state on the platform of All Progressives Congress was sworn-in on Tuesday in Ado-Ekiti. He defeated the then Deputy Governor of the state and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Professor Kolapo Olusola, and other candidates to emerge the winner of the election. The Independent National Electoral Commission declared that Fayemi polled 197,459 votes, while, his closest rival, Olusola got 178,121 votes. READ ALSO: JUST IN: Fayose arrives EFCC office in branded shirt, Says [Read]

JUST IN: Fayose arrives EFCC office in branded shirt, with extra clothes…says “EFCC I’M HERE” – Read More

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has arrived at the office of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC in Wuse Abuja in branded shirt with the inscription “EFCC I’M HERE” together with a bag of extra clothes. The former governor made this known on his official Twitter Page. READ ALSO: BREAKING: Fayemi Sworn-In As Ekiti Governor, as Fayose arrives EFCC office “I am at the EFCC Office, Wuse 2, Abuja” “I’m a man who stands by his words and I hope that after today, those President Buhari’s men that have been accused of corruption will [Read]

2019: Saraki Named DG Of Atiku Presidential Campaign Council – SEE FULL LIST

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Senate President Bukola Saraki has been appointed director-general of the campaign council of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Uche Secondus, national chairman of the PDP, made this known on Tuesday. The senate president was among the aspirants who contested the presidential ticket at the party’s convention which held in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. Saraki came third behind Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto state, and Abubakar, the eventual winner. READ ALSO: BOKO HARAM: Reps Call for Urgent Release Of Last Aide Worker, Leah Secondus said the membership of the campaign council was approved [Read]

Fayose rejects Fayemi’s invitation to attend his inauguration – SEE REASONS HERE

  Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has reacted to his invitation to the swearing-in of his successor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, next Tuesday and said he would not honour it because “people might misconstrue it and misbehave at the venue.” NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the outgoing Governor Fayose, who addressed a valedictory press conference he tagged “State of the State Address”, on Thursday, as part of his end of tenure activities, noted that “the leaders might mean well but some people might misconstrue my presence and misbehave at the venue.” At a press conference to herald Fayemi’s inauguration ceremonies, addressed by the chairman of the media and publicity sub-committee [Read]

BREAKING: Ekiti Speaker impeached

EKITI – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG from Ado Ekiti as at PRESS TIME indicates that the Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Kola Oluwawole, has just been impeached. He was impeached this morning in a move spearheaded by the three All Progressives Congress’ lawmakers in connivance with some aggrieved Peoples Democratic Party members of the House. More Details Shortly on www.newsflakes.com.ng [Read]

BREAKING: Fayose threatens to dump PDP at last, set to announce next destination soonest

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the governor of Ekiti State Ayodele Fayose has threatened to quit the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) a little over 24 hours after the party elected its presidential candidate. Before Fayose’s surprising announcement, there have been rumours that the Ekiti governor was planning to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress. But he said that will never happen. “I remain in PDP and those associating me with the APC can continue to celebrate their own political self deceit,” Fayose said on August 5. His about-face may have been a fallout from the just concluded national convention [Read]

Ekiti Governor-elect appoints wife, Bisi, as chairperson of inauguration committee

  Ekiti State governor-elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has appointed his wife, Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi, to chair a 37-member committee to usher in his administration with his inauguration ceremony on October 16, 2018. In a statement signed by Fayemi’s Special Adviser on Media, Yinka Oyebode, on Wednesday, September 19, 2018, he said the committee will ensure proper coordination and execution of the inauguration. The members of the committee, according to Oyebode, were drawn from the public and private sectors and possess a wealth of experience. Members of the committee include Biodun Oyebamji, Chief (Mrs) Kemi Olaleye, Akin Osho, Yinka Oyebode, Funke Falodun, Ayodeji Ajayi, Tade Aluko, Akin Rotimi, Ayo Adegbite, Seun Odewale, [Read]