Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN), on Tuesday August 1, forwarded a list containing eighteen (18) names to the the State House of Assembly for confirmation as his commissioner-nominees. Top on the list of the commissioner-nominees forwarded to the State House of Assembly by the governor include the son of the late former governor, Adebayo Adefarati, Gboyega and a brother to the late former Governor Olusegun Agagu, Mr. Femi Agagu.
The development was contained in a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Segun Ajiboye.
The statement read: “In accordance with section 192 of the 1999 Constitution (as amended), Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has forwarded a list of 18 names of commissioner nominees to the speaker of the state House of Assembly for confirmation” it added.
The statement listed the commissioner-nominees to include: Mr. Toafiq Abdulsalam, Rasheed Badmus, Solagbade Amodeni, Adegboyega Adefarati, Saka Yusuf Ogunleye, and Mrs. Omowumi Olatunji-Edet,
Others are Mr Donald Ojogo, Yemi Olowolabi, Dr. Wahab Adegbenro, Funso Esan, Wale Akinterinwa and Pastor Emmanuel Igbasan.
Also in the list are : Alhaji Olurimisi Ismaila, Femi Agagu, Prof. Bayonle Ademodi, Lola Fagbemi, Timilehin Adelegbe and Kola Olawoye.