Civil servants in Ekiti State yesterday rushed to offices to avoid being sanctioned for lateness.
Their action followed an unscheduled visit by Governor Ayo Fayose to the secretariat on Monday during which he apprehended over 30 workers for lateness.
The civil servants prostrated, knelt down, cried and begged the governor to be merciful, but he directed the Head of Service, Gbenga Faseluka, to begin disciplinary action against them.
Reporters monitored the resumption of workers at offices yesterday and found out that there was 100 per cent compliance with the 8am deadline.
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