Akeredolu Appoints Son As Head Of Government Agency… appoints 14 additional Commissioners
NaijaNews reports that Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Governor of Ondo State, has appointed his son, Babajide Akeredolu, as Director-General of the state’s Performance and Project Implementation Monitoring Unit (PPIMU).
Donald Ojogo, the Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Ondo, announced this in a statement on Tuesday, November 16. Ojogo went on to say that the governor has named 14 new commissioners-designate and seven special advisers to his cabinet.
They include Bamidele Olateju (Akoko South-East), Adefarati Adegboyega (Akoko South-West), Fatai Olotu (Akoko North-East), Dr Julianah Oshadahun (Akoko North-West), and Dele Ologun (Akure North).
Others are Sunday Adekunle (Idanre), Razak Obe (Ifedore), Dr Banji Ajaka (Ilaje), Emmanuel Igbasan (Irele), Mrs Yetunde Adeyanju (Odigbo), Femi Agagu (Okitipupa), Wale Akinlosotu (Ondo East), Lola Fagbemi (Ondo West), and Olayato Aribo (Ose).
Similarly, those nominated for the position of special advisers include Dr Victor Ategbole, Dr Wunmi Ilawole, Tobi Ogunleye, Dr Jibayo Adeyeye, Olamide Falana, Dr Francis Faduyile, and Niyi Oseni.
“The names of the nominees, especially the position of commissioner, will be forwarded to the House of Assembly for screening, clearance and confirmation.
All nominated/appointed persons will be sworn in at a date to be announced later after the necessary legislative processes. Mr Governor wishes all nominated persons the best of luck,” the statement read.