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Senator Ayo Arise Kidnapped, Abductors Set Ransom At N80m

Senator Ayo Arise Kidnapped, Abductors Set Ransom At N80m

METRO, NEWS
  Senator Ayo Arise has reportedly been kidnapped alongside his driver on the Okene-Abuja Highway. Senator Ayo Arise was the former Chairman of the senate Committee on privatization between 2007 and 2011. He was reported to have been travelling in his Mercedes SUV when the gunmen attacked him and ferried him to an unknown location. A family source confirmed that he was abducted on his way to Abuja from Oye-Ekiti, his home town. A member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), senator Arise was said to have attended a ceremony at Ikere-Ekiti on Saturday, where a chieftaincy title was conferred on Retired Assistant Inspector General of police, Mr. Tunde Ogunsakin. He thereafter returned to Ekiti and visited the golf course Road along Federal polytechnic Road before...
Fayose Dissolves His Cabinet 

Fayose Dissolves His Cabinet 

NEWS
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has dissolved the State Executive Council. This was contained in a statement made in the early hours of Sunday by Fayose’s Special Adviser on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka. All the former Commissioners have been directed to hand over to the Permanent Secretaries of their respective ministries. Fayose thanked the former commissioners for their service to the State and wished them well in their future endeavours.