Ekiti Panel Visits Communities Over Supreme Court Verdict — Leadership Newspaper


The seven-man Committee set up by the Ekiti State Government, on Monday paid a fact-finding visit to Iye and Eda Oniyo Ekiti, urging the people to give peace a chance in the wake of the Supreme Court verdict.

The panel chaired by the Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, had an interface with the people of the two communities to look into the apex court decision on the relocation of Ilejemeje Local Government headquarters.

A statement signed by the Special Assistant (Media) to the deputy governor, Odunayo Ogunmola, said the panel visited the two communities to see what is on ground having received documents from both parties.

The visit according to Egbeyemi was part of the assignment of the panel which would turn in its report to Governor Kayode Fayemi.

The deputy governor stressed that government was interested in ensuring that peace reigns in all communities in the state appealing to indigenes of Iye and Eda Oniyo not to engage in any act that could lead to…

Source: Leadership Newspaper