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Ekiti

(ɛˈkiːtɪ)
n
(Placename) a state of Nigeria, in the SW. Capital: Ado-Ekiti. Pop: 2 384 212(2006). Area: 6353 sq km (2453 sq miles)
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The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi has disclosed that the state government would prosecute parents of out of school children in the state.
He made this known in Ado Ekiti during the first Ekiti State Arts and Culture Stakeholders' Forum with the theme: ' Arts and Culture for Economic Prosperity' held at the state capital.
Agriculture provides income and employment for up to 75% of residents of Ekiti State, located in Southwest of Nigeria with a population of 2.3 million.
Pupils' enrolment in public primary schools rose to 542,475 in Kwara State in 2005 while in Ekiti State it increased to 463,862 during the same period.
The Ekiti State government had allocated several billions of naira to the road transport subsector since her creation in 1996.
Sunday Olorunleke has been stabbed to death by yet to be identified persons in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital.
The offence contravened provisions of Section 31 of the Child Rights Law Cap C7, Laws of Ekiti State of Nigeria 2005.
A team of IBM specialists completing a month-long pro bono consulting assignment today presented recommendations to Nigeria's Ekiti State Government (EKSG) for strategies that will help improve efficiency and engagement with citizens.
Olubu Apata told the court that the defendant committed the offence on July 20, at Aramoko Ekiti, Ekiti State.
The Governor of Ekiti State - Dr Kayode Fayemi has disclosed that the State Government has joined hands with the World Bank in order to create at least 40,000 jobs for young people in the coming five-year period.
I had the advantage of reading the write-up by Nseobong Okon-Ekong from the interface Dr John Kayode Fayemi, the Executive Governor of Ekiti State, had with some journalists on his Second Missionary Journey, a privilege not granted many.
BP PLC, UK based leading global oil and gas company, has inked a partnership contract with Ekiti State in Nigeria, to develop bio fuel.