– Appoints ‘Gbenga Dairo As Commissioner For Transportation
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has said that his administration has made a matter of policy to reposition all areas and sectors in Ogun State’s economy for the continued development of the state.
Abiodun disclosed this at the inauguration of the new head of service, Alhaja Selimot Ottun, Engr. Olugbenga Dairo as commissioner for transportation among other special advisers held at Abeokuta on Tuesday.
In his address, the Governor noted that his administration has made it a matter of policy to reposition all areas and sectors of Ogun State’s economy, saying it’s a clear focus that the administration implement the roadmap towards the delivery of its mandate in ‘building our future together’ agenda.
“At this juncture, let me reiterate our administration’s unwavering commitment to the development of all sectors of our State’s economy, in this direction, we will continue to provide an enabling environment for our people, within and outside the public Service, with genuine intentions directed at providing a more prosperous life for all the people of Ogun State.
“The successful implementation of the ‘building our future fogether’ has made it a matter of policy to reposition all areas and sectors of Ogun State’s economy, for the continued development of our dear State, as the core engine room of government, our administration will continue to re-engineer the Ogun State public service and motivate our public/civil servants to ensure continuous and smooth operations of the government”, the Governor noted.
In the same vein, the Governor sees the opportunity to appoints new commissioner in the state ministry of transportation in person of Engr Olugbenga Dairo with two other special advisers, Arc. Abiodun Fari-Arole to the State’s Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC) as well as Dr. Lateef Tayo Lawal on health.
He said, “I am pleased to inaugurate 3 new members of the State Executive Council, who will work with me and the other members of our team in our service to the people of Ogun State, these were chosen from the galaxy of stars that are abundant in our beloved State, and most importantly, from the very best that have shown and shared our commitment to working tirelessly for the people of our great State.
“Their resumes are such that exemplify the standard of Excellence of which our dear State is revered. I believe you are ready to get to work. Indeed, the work has already started. For the few months that you had been with us, COVID or no COVID, you would have seen the tempo and clear focus with which we implement the roadmap towards the delivery of our ‘BUILDING OUR FUTURE TOGETHER’ Agenda.
“Today, we are witnessing another symbolic representation of our administration’s commitment towards providing good governance based on fairness, inclusiveness, equity and justice. I must also say that in all that we do for over a year now, we have always observed due process, transparency and wide consultation.
“The appointment of Alhaja Selimot Olapeju Ottun, as the new Head of Service, is therefore a product of thoroughness, meritorious service, proven managerial credentials and capabilities”, he asserted.
– Oluseun ODUNEYE, Abeokuta