TheProvost , Adeyemi Collegeof Education, Ondo, Professor Olukoya Ogen has on Friday 16th June, 2017 presentedcheques running into several millions of naira torelatives of some staff of the College that died in the year 2012.
The money is the entitlement of the staff from the Group Life Insurance Scheme of the Federal Government to staff that died in active service.
The affected staff are: Mrs. Olubodun Rita Made, Mr. Dunapo Olajide Samson, Miss Folorunsho F. Crecenta and Mr. Adegbaye Samuel Abiodun.
Presenting the cheques to the relatives, the Provost, Professor Ogen explained that there is a shortfall of 10 per cent which the College has not received, however, whenever it is ready, it will be presented the beneficiaries.
The next of kin to the deceased who received the cheques are Mr. Lawrence Olubodun for Mrs. Olubodun Rita Made; Mrs. Dunapo Solape Cicilia and Miss Dunapo Amazing Grace for Mr. Dunapo Olajide Samson; Mr. Folorunsho Patrick and Mr. Folorunsho Felix for Miss. Folorunsho Crecenta and Mrs. Ikusika Funmilayo for Mr. Adegbaye Samuel Abiodun.
Responding on behalf of other recipients, Mr. Folorunsho Patrick thanked the Management of the College for ensuring that the benefits were paid.
Present at the brief ceremony are the Deputy Provost, Dr. Samuel Akintunde, the Bursar, Mr. Olaniyi Abdul, the Acting Registrar, Mr. Olufikayo Fakorede and the Acting Librarian, Mr. Akinade Awoyemi.
Others at the ceremony are the Chairman, Senior Staff Union of Colleges of Education in Nigerian, (SSUCOEN), Mr. Jimoh Laisu; Representative of the Chairman of Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, (COEASU), Mr. Joel Edafe; Chairman, Non Academic Staff Union, Mr. Adekeye Akingbola.
Staff of Division of Pension and Staff Welfare and the Information and Public Relations Unit were also present at the ceremony.