- Kayode Fayemi sacks Ayo Adegbite
- No reason was given for his sack
A few hours to governorship and house of assembly elections, Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has fired his Chief of Protocol, Mr Ayo Adegbite.
Only House of Assembly election will be holding in the state.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Yinka Oyebode, in Ado Ekiti on Friday evening said the sack was with immediate effect.
Oyebode stated that “according to the letter of termination of appointment signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Biodun Oyebanji, Mr Adegbite is to hand over government properties in his custody to the Permanent Secretary, Government House and Protocol”.
At the time of compiling this report, the sacked Adegbite hasn’t reacted. While the state government hasn’t stated why he was sacked. Insiders say it could be political.
We’ll keep you updated.