Fakorede, Olatunbosun, 3 others return as Commissioners

The executive governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde has sent names of commissioner designate to Oyo state House of Assembly for approval.

Sources revealed that the list is on the way to the office of the Speaker of the House, Hon Adebo Ogundoyin as at the time of filing this story.

It was gathered that at least four of the Commissioners earlier sacked have been returned.

The returning Commissioners include that of Youth and Sports, Seun Fakorede; Information, Culture and Tourism, Wasiu Olatubosun; Commerce Adeniyi Adebisi and the former Commissioner for Lands and Urban Planning, Abdurahman Abduraheem.

Also returned is the Commissioner for Education, Barrister Olasunkanmi Olaleye.

The Commissioners who were appointed into office on August 14, 2019, were sacked late in July 2021, while seven of them were reappointed on August 6.

Sources close to the House of Assembly also disclosed  that the Special Adviser to Governor Makinde was on ECONOMIC matters, Prof Musibau Babatunde Adetunji has been nominated as Commissioner for Budget and Planning, while the Incident Manager of the State’s Covid-19 Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) Dr.Taiwo Ladipo has been nominated as the Commissioner for Health.

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