College of Education, Ikere Ekiti has been upgraded to the University of Education, Science and Technology, Ikere Ekiti by the Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi.
He made this know in Ado Ekiti while signing into law the bill on the upgrade of the College of Education to a University.
According to him, the act was part of his administration commitment to the promotion of knowledge and other features in the state.
Fayemi lauded the State House of Assembly led by Funminiyi Afuye on the passage of the bill upgrading the college to a university, saying it showed the commitment of the lawmakers.
He further remarked that the passage of the bill by the lawmakers was done in the best interest of the people of Ekiti State.