Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, on Wednesday announced that the state government will offer automatic employment to six indigenes of the state who graduated with First Class honours from various universities.
The governor made the announcement while speaking at the 2016 Academic Excellence Award ceremony held at the International Conference Centre, Akure.
The beneficiaries are: Akinbowa Tope (Medicine) from the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife; Ogundare Michael (Industrial Chemistry) University of Ilorin; and Omotuyi Ajoke (System Engineering) University of Lagos.
Others are Akinola Oluwatoyin (Chemical Engineering) University of Lagos; George Oladayo (System Engineering) University of Lagos; and Falade Olayinka, the first female student to have first class in Law School from Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko.
Mimiko said his administration had achieved huge success in education sector, saying he had been able to bring together balance of performance of public and private schools.