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Ekiti Assembly Confirms 2 Commissioners


Ekiti State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the nomination of two commissioner designate for the Dr kayode Fayemi administration.

The House at its plenary also approved the request of the governor seeking approval for the appointment of ten Special Advisers.

The Speaker of the Assembly, Mr. Adeniran Alagbada who read a letter from the Governor to members at the plenary, urged them to adequately look into the request for smooth running of government.

The Commissioner Nominees are, Mr Olawale Fapounda and Mr. Oladapo Kolawole.

The two Commissioner Nominees were differently grilled by members of the House and were deem qualified for the task ahead.

The lawmakers unanimously observed that both men had served the state in the past and performed creditably well.

The Deputy Speaker, Mr. Olusegun Adewumi charged the two commissioner Nominees to think out of the box by attracting businesses into the state to improve the economy instead of overtaxing the people.

The Speaker of the Assembly, Mr. Adeniran Alagbada, commended the state Governor, Dr kayode Fayemi for choosing people of integrity as commissioners and praised his colleagues for their prompt action.