Ekiti State government has expressed its readiness to disburse bursary to the students of the state in tertiary institutions. The gesture of the government was made known by the commissioner of information, Culture and Values Orientation, Aare Muyiwa Olumilua, during a lecture presentation by the Federation of Ekiti State Students Union (FESSU), on Saturday.
He said, the Fayemi led-administration does not believe in propaganda, but in setting the record straight and ensuring that the people know the true position of issues, adding that the governor, since assumption of office has been committed to giving a face-lift to the standard of education in the State restoring our values and reclaiming the land.
His words, ” We have in less than one year introduced free and compulsory quality education up to senior school certificate class in public schools
“We have commenced payments of administrative fees, West African Examination Council (WAEC) and Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) for public schools.
‘We have renovated and constructed perimeter fencing in schools in the State and soon to commence payment of bursary to indigent students of Ekiti State University.
” The government of Dr Fayemi in restoring our values and reclaiming our land, will ensure, no stone is left unturned”, he said.