Nigeria: Ekiti Teachers, Students to Get Laptops


Ekiti State Government is to equip both teachers and students with laptops, even as the state has received textbooks worth N40 million from a US-based Non Governmental Organisation.

The state commissioner for Education and Technology, Dr. Eniola Ajayi, disclosed this in Ado- Ekiti yesterday while receiving the book consignment on behalf of the state government

Ajayi said the training of teachers on the use of computers would soon commence, while the distribution of the first set of laptops computers to students, would according to her commence in the new year.

On the supply of books, the commissioner disclosed that a US-based non governmental organisation operating under the umbralla of Books for International Goodwill, BIG, was responsible for the supply of books.