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Fayemi sacks political aides

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has terminated the appointment of his political aides.

The Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Foluso Daramola announced this in a statement in Ado Ekiti.

Mr. Daramola said the action, which was in consonant with the state’s transition law, was also to ensure payments of entitlements of political office holders and their terminal benefits.

He explained that Governor Fayemi approved the termination of their appointment with effect from 31st July 2022.

The memo reads in part: “A Transition Committee was constituted to among others, evolve strategies for a smooth transition from the incumbent to the incoming government.

Reporting by Amos Ogunrinde, editing by Daniel Adejo