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Fayose employs 51 physically challenged persons, Places 100 on social security

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, as part of activities marking his third year in office, has given jobs to 51 physically challenged persons in the state.

He also directed that 100 persons from among them be enlisted in the state’s social security scheme.

Among those given jobs is a university graduate.

He gave the directives in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday while meeting with the group. This is just a graduate, Mr Gboyega Afolabi, was offered automatic employment at the Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti.

A statement by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, quoted the governor as directing the Vice Chancellor of EKSU to give Afolabi the job.

Afolabi is about concluding his mandatory one year NYSC in the institution.
While reacting to the development, Afolabi described the governor as God sent to Ekiti.

Fayose also donated one million naira for the medical expenses of people with disabilities.