Fayose Gives New Secondary School To Ilemeso Ekiti

……… to begin operation next January

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has approved a secondary school

for Ilemeso Ekiti, Oye Local Government Area of the State. The

secondary, which is the first in the history of the town is to be

known as Ilemeso Community High School.

Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Jide Egunjobi, who

made this known on Thursday, at the Palace of Obadu of Ilemeso Ekiti,

Oba David Oyewumi after inspecting the temporary and permanent sites

of the secondary school, said the school will begin operation January

next year.

Ilemeso Ekiti is about 7km to Isan-Ekiti, the hometown of former

Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi and most pupils from the

town trek to Isan-Ekiti to attend secondary school while others have

relocated to neighbouring towns like Itaji-Ekiti and Aiyede Ekiti for

secondary education.

The Commissioner and his team visited the temporary site within the

Community Primary School and the permanent site, which has just been


Egunjobi advised the community to demarcate the schools and secure the

staff quarters, assuring that work would start at the permanent site.

The commissioner also implored them to continue supporting the

government of Ayodele Fayose and his continuity agenda.

In his response, the Obadu of Ilemeso, Oba David Oyewumi Gboyega

appreciated the Commissioner and his team for the inspection. He

promised that the community will continue to support the Government of

Governor Ayodele Fayose.

The monarch said that all materials needed for the take-off in January

were already available.

In the entourage of the Commissioner were the Permanent Secretary, Dr

Adekunbi Obaisi, Director of Schools, Mr. Alani Daramola, Director

Planning (TSC) Mr Femi Famodimu, AEO, and ES Oye LG and Education