Governor Fayemi Gets Report of Controversial College Fumigation
Ekiti state government says it has concluded plans to review and redefine its protocols of engagement with federal institutions.
The idea was as result of the aftermath of the recent fumigation of the premises of the College of Health Sciences, Ijero Ekiti which led to the hospitalization of about 100 students of the school and suspension of the Provost, Dr Cecilia Adebayo,
Governor Kayode Fayemi, stated this in Ado Ekiti while receiving the report from the Panel of Investigation set up to look into the causes of the unfortunate incident
The Governor frowned at a situation where the Federal Fire Service embarked on fumigation exercise in Ekiti without recourse to the State Fire Service.
He promised to subject the report to review both in terms of the roles of governing council and the management of the College as well as that of the students’ affairs.
Dr Fayemi gave assurance that government would strictly respond to the recommendations of the report to ensure that the ugly incident does not repeat itself in the state.
On his part, the Chairman of the Panel who is also the State Commissioner for Health and Human Services, Dr Oyebanji Filani, noted that the report would also go a long way to assist government take more decisive actions on the matter.