Gov. Abiodun appoints more parastatal board members, Senior Special Assistants

File photo of Ògùn State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun Thursday announced appointments on the board of some parastatals and of some persons as Senior Special Assistants.

The appointments were confirmed in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Governor, Kunle Somorin.

According to Somorin, the appointees, like in previous appointment exercises were drawn from across membership of all the political parties in consonance with the administration’s policy to promote inclusiveness, merit and experience in its quest to building a peaceful and a more prosperous future for citizens of the State.

The CPS explained that the governor had repeatedly promised a wholesome approach to governance and stressed his resolve to appoint people from diverse experience and backgrounds as political appointees towards reengineering the State and to ensure poverty alleviation and wealth creation among the people.

Those appointed on the board of Ògùn state Television (OGTV) are Commrade Tunde Oladunjoye as Chairman, Bola Akinyan, Lekan Adejare, Olukotun Segun, Sunday Akinyemi Matthew, Avose Johnson, G.O. Ogunfowora, Hon Muri Awolaja, Akeem Anibi and Wale Idowu as members.

Appointees on the board of Ògùn State Printing Corp include: Sola Otesile as Chairman, Zangonde Daniel Sonayon, Bagbuyi Segun Tai, Dorcas Odugbesan, Gabriel Ogunyemi, Prince Adetona Fatai and Barr. Tunde Ogunsola as members

On the board of Ògùn State Water Corporation are: Hon. Fatai Sowemimo as Chairman, Wale Omowunmi, Evang. Kehinde Akinsoji, Femi Ade Rasheed and Yomi Olojeloju as members.

Similarly, the six persons appointed by the Governor as Senior Special Assistants are: Popoola Adesina Bolaji, Seyi Odumuyiwa, Bode Edun, Rufai Abidemi, Segun Ojolowo and Afeez Balogun

In his statement, the CPS said Governor Abiodun charged the new appointees to be forward thinking in the discharge of the onerous task of moving the State to the next level.

Somorin quoted Governor Abiodun to have said: “The Building Our Future Together is more than a mantra. It is a policy thrust that we will leave no stone unturned to actualize.

“Our inclusiveness is deliberate, because together, we will achieve more and at a faster pace”, the statement read.