The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi has appointed a Retired Road Safety official, Mr. Femi Adeoye who in viral video rejected son for breaching inter-state Lockdown order, as an Ambassador of the State on COVID-19
Gov Kayode Fayemi presenting the letter of appointment to Mr. Femi Adeoye.
The state government had on Wednesday, suspended the official of the State Task Force that filmed the video, for gross misconduct.
The Governor received the Disciplinarian Father in his Office in Ado-Ekiti, on Thursday and commended his exemplary act which he describes as very rare and meritorious.
Governor Fayemi thereafter presented him a Letter of Commendation, appointed him as a
Mr. Femi Adeoye with the Governor of Ekiti State.
Member of the State Taskforce on COVID19, and an Ambassador of COVID19 in the State
Reacting to the Governor's gesture, Mr. Adeoye says his action was not for show off, but for the Safety of everyone in the State, while he wholeheartedly accepted the offer to be a Member of the State COVID-19 Task Force.
Mr. Femi Adeoye was a former staff of the Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC.
- Adeola Ojo, our Correspondent in Ado - Ekiti.