Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has reportedly sacked two board chairmen with immediate effect.
The sacked duo, according to The Punch, are the Chairmen of the State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM), Chief Gabriel Falayi and that of the Governing Council of the College of Education, Ikere Ekiti, Prof. Babajide Alo.
A government statement, on Wednesday, June 13, by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Mrs Modupe Alade, said the sack takes immediate effect while they had also been immediately replaced by some other appointees, Tribune reports.
The statement said: “Chief Femi Ogundipe has been appointed as the Chairman of TESCOM; Mrs Adeola Yesufu as Chairman, Governing Council of the College of Education, Ikere Ekiti and Mrs. Folasade Akinrinmola as Full-Time member of the state’s Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB).
The statement added that “the decision was as a result of the need to reorganise government parastatals for effective service delivery.”