Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has nominated President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) and Managing Director of New Telegraph, Mrs. Funke Egbemode, as a commissioner.
Also nominated by Oyetola, who is currently in the United States (U.S.) with President Muhammadu Buhari attending the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), are Femi Akande, son of former governor and former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande; Yemi Lawal, running mate to Senator Iyiola Omisore on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the September 23 and 27 elections; Dayo Adewole, son of former Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole; Bola Oyebamiji, immediate past Commissioner for Finance; Oluremi Omowaiye, the immediate past Commissioner for Innovation, Science and Technology; Prof Lekan Yinusa, the immediate past Commissioner for Budget and Dr. Obawale Adebisi.
Also on the list are Adejare Adebisi; Rasaki Adeosun; Sola Oladepo, Niran Ibitoye.
Others are Mrs Sola Ogunfolaju, a former lawmaker; Folorunso Oladoyin – Bamisayemi; Dr Bode Olanipekun, the son of the Akirun of Ikirun; Kehinde Olawale; Adebayo Adeleke, a former member of House of Representatives; Nath Agunbiade and Mr Taiwo Akeju.
The list, coming almost 10 months into Oyetola’s administration, has been sent to the House of Assembly for approval.
It was submitted by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prince Wole Oyebamiji.
Below is the list: