Makinde Names Chairmen for Transport Corporation, Waste Management Board And Others
By Henry Odeh
Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has approved the appointment of chairmen of the State Transport Corporation, Waste Management board and a number of Special Assistants.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, confirmed on Tuesday that Governor Makinde has approved the appointment of Mr. Dare Adeleke as Chairman of the State’s Transport Corporation, while Prince Seun Adelore has been named the Chairman Oyo State Waste Management Board (OYSWMB).
The statement also named Mr. Siju Lawal as the representative of the state on the Board of Oyo North Road Management Agency (OYSROMA), while Mr. Mathew Kayode Akano will represent Oyo South on the same board.
In the same vein, Mrs. Omi-ete Kalu has been named the Special Assistant to the Governor on Domestic Affairs, while Miss Adedibu Ajarat Adetola has been named Special Assistant to the Governor at the Abuja Liaison Office.
Adeleke holds an HND Certificate in Banking and Finance from the Kwara State Polytechnic Ibadan as well as an Executive Masters in Project Management from the UK PM College.
An Associate Chartered Economist (ACE) of the Institute of Chartered Economists of Nigeria, Adeleke is currently pursuing a PGD in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution at the National Open University of Nigerian (NOUN).
Adelore holds a Higher National Diploma in Accountancy from The Polytechnic Ibadan and has worked in the Oil and Gas and Haulage sectors.
Akano was educated at the St. Andrews College of Education, Oyo, University of Ilorin and Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, where he bagged NCE Certificate as well as Bachelor’s of Education in English, Masters of Pubic Administration respectively.
He is currently pursuing a Masters in English degree at the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun state.
The statement indicated that Governor Makinde wished the newly appointed success in their endeavours, while stating that the appointments take immediate effect.