Controversial Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, during the 2017 World Teachers Day celebration in Ado Ekiti, the state capital gave three new cars and donated N100m to teachers in the state.
Fayose, 2019 presidential hopeful, presented a brand new Hyundai cars to the best teacher in primary school, Mrs Ojo Grace and the best teacher in secondary school, Mr. Ephraim Egunjobi. He also gave a brand new Kia Rio car to the best headmaster, Mrs. Anike Apata.
Fayose also promised that the best teachers would go to Dubai or London on all expense paid trip. The governor then donated N100m to teachers in the state for the success recorded in the National Examination Council Senior Secondary Certificate Examination. The state emerged first in the examination, after several years of woeful performance
Fayose promised to increase the incentive to N150m if the feat is repeated in 2018. As a show of gratitude, the teachers assured the governor of their support for his anointed successor, Deputy Governor, Olusola Kolapo.