Akeredolu sacks 3 commissioners, nominates 5 other

Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Monday relieved three of his Commissioners of their duties and subsequently nominated five other persons as commissioner designates.

According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olusegun Ajiboye, the three commissioners relieved of their duties are Solagbade Amodeni (physical planning and urban development), Taofiq Abdusalam (works and infrastructures) and Ismaila Olurimisi (culture).

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The sacked commissioners have been directed to hand over all government’s property in their possession to the permanent secretaries of their respective ministries.

The statement also gave the names of the nominated commissioner designates as Mrs Yetunde Adeyanju, Mrs Titilayo Adeyemi, Mr Temitayo Oluwatuyi, Mr Fatai Olotu and Mr Akindotun.

The names of the nominees would be forwarded to the state House of Assembly for confirmation.

“The governor made the announcement at the end of the State Executive Council meeting held on Monday.

“Akeredolu thanked the three commissioners for their service to the people of Ondo State and wished them well in their future endeavours.

“They were directed to hand over all government’s property in their possession to the Permanent Secretaries of their respective ministries,” the statement said.

 

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