The Ekiti state government has appointed the man who refused to welcome his son over fear of Covid-19 after sneaking into the state as an ambassador of Covid-19 response in the state.
Making the announcement via a statement on his official Twitter handle on Thursday, the state governor, Kayode Fayemi describes the man as a ‘principled Ekiti man.’
He said, “Today, I appointed Mr. Adeoye, father of the young man who sneaked into Ekiti state, as a COVID-19 Response Ambassador in Ekiti State. I am proud of Mr Adeoye as a principled Ekiti man and I salute his courage in helping us keep Ekiti safe.
“Mr. Adeoye will help to propagate the message as a member of the COVID-19 Task Force @Ekiti_COVID19 in the State.”