The former honourable representating Ile-ife federal constituency at the house of reps., Hon. Rotimi Makinde has laud the three major appointments made by Governor Oyetola today in Osun state.
Makinde, described these newly appointees as very reliable, trustworthy and humble personalities whose teamwork will help the state in no small measure.
Below are the lists of the newly appointee:
Prince Oluwole Oyebamiji as Secretary to the State Government (SSG).
Dr. Charles Diji Akinola as Chief of Staff (CoS) to the Governor and Mr. Adeyanju Abdullah Binuyo as Deputy Chief of Staff.
A statement by Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Adeniyi Adesina, said the appointments take immediate effect.
Short history about the appointees:
Prince Oyebamiji is a 1987 graduate of Theatre Arts of the University of Ibadan.
He is a former Permanent Secretary, one-time General Manager, Osun State Broadcasting Corporation (OSBC), and erstwhile full-time Commissioner in the Osun State Civil Service Commission.
Dr. Akinola is an alumnus of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and a Fellow of the Weatherhead Centre for International Affairs, Harvard University. He has a wealth of experience in international development, public policy and cross-sector partnerships.
He was for many years Country Director, TechnoServe, an international development organisation reputed for its work in agriculture value chains and agribusinesses, and later Executive Director, Enterprise for Development International.
Dr Akinola was the Director General, Office of Economic Development and Partnerships which is responsible for spearheading cross sector partnerships between the state, national and international investors and partners. He was the Chairman of the State Planning Commission and had variously supervised the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, and the Ministry of Regional Integration in the State.