Ekiti State- Secondary School teachers in Ekiti have protested non-payment of their seven months salary from the Ayo Fayose led administration till date. The teachers through the protest called on incumbent governor, Kayode Fayemi, to come to their aid and alleviate their plight.
The teachers, numbering about 500 who converged at Ikere-Ekiti, said several efforts to get the attention of the government had not been successful and no concrete step taken to either pay them or dialogue with them.
Commissioner for Education, Mr. Foluso Daramola, said that government was concerned about their plight of this category of teachers. saying that the committee set up to look into the circumstances of their employment had almost concluded their work.