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Fayose pays N200m compensation to property owners in Ado-Ekiti

By Lere Olayinka
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Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose on Thursday in Okesa, Ado Ekiti

distributed cheques worth N200m to the second bash of landlords whose

properties are to give way for the construction of 1.2km Fajuyi/Ojumose

Governor Fayose in his address thanked the chiefs and residents for their

understanding and cooperation with the assurance that his government's

action is in Ekiti's best interest.
The High Chief Asa of Okesa, Ado Ekiti, Chief Kayode Ogunleye who spoke on

behalf of the residents appreciated governor Fayose for living up to his

promise of paying compensation to property owners before demolishing their

properties also pleaded with the governor on behalf of the residents to

allow them exhume the remains of their buried ones before the commencement

of demolition, a request governor Fayose granted expressly.

Governor Fayose who said he's giving affected residents two weeks to exhume

the remains of their buried ones as requested urged the gathering to

support him in his campaign against open defecation in the state.