• Ekiti to access UBEC funds in 2017, says Fayose

    Ekiti to access UBEC funds in 2017, says Fayose

    Having served out its suspension, Ekiti State Government has expressed hopes of being able to access funds from the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC)  next year.

    Ekiti Governor, Ayodele Fayose said this in Ado-Ekiti, at the wekend, when  he featured in an interview programme on radio and television stations in the state.

    Having been barred from accessing following UBEC funds following alleged diversion of over N850 million in 2012, Fayose’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, said in a statement that the […]

  • Ekiti’s N4bn hangs in UBEC due to diversion of N850m in 2012, says Fayose

    Ekiti’s N4bn hangs in UBEC due to diversion of N850m in 2012, says Fayose

    According to reports, the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the state cannot access over N4 billion from the ‎Universal Basic Education Commission in Abuja because of the diversion of N850 million by the previous administration in 2012.

    Fayose said the diversion led to the suspension of the state from UBEC activities, leading to the State Universal Basic Education Board lacking resources to execute its projects.

    He stated this during a meeting with members and leaders of the Ekiti State chapter […]