Ekiti distributes furniture to schools
Ekiti state government has said it is distributing school furniture for use by students across Primary and Secondary schools in the state.
The state government said the welfare of students and teachers would be accorded continual priority.
At the All souls Anglican secondary school in Ado Ekiti and the Subeb model nursery and primary school, Afao Ekiti, the state governor, Ayodele Fayose kick-starts the first phase of the distribution as he was warmly welcomed by the students and teachers.
The governor reechoed his administration's determination to up the grade of the education sector and ensure students are trained under conducive atmosphere.
The leadership of the Nigerian union of teachers is impressed by the gesture saying it will add value to the learning process.
In the first phase, one thousand units of school chairs and lockers would be distributed to public secondary schools while 684 units of plastic chairs and tables are procured for primary schools.
Report by Adeola Aderibigbe