By Kunle Adedoyin
Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Ekiti State Governor, on Tuesday forwarded a list of 14 Commissioners- nominees to the House of Assembly for screening and confirmation.
Fayemi transmitted a letter to the Assembly, requesting for legislative approval to constitute the state executive council.
Adeniran Alagbada, the Speaker, who read the Governor’s letter to his colleagues at plenary, said the governor’s action was in consonance with section 192 of the 1999 constitution.
The commissioner-nominees are: Dr Adio Afolayan; Dr (Mrs.) Moji Yaya Kolade; Chief (Mrs.) Moji Fafure; Mr. Emmanuel Foluso Daramola; Mr. Folorunso Olabode; Engr. Dele Faparusi and Mr. Gbenga Agbeyo.
Others are Mr. Olusoga Davies; Mr. Sola Adebayo; Mr. Michael Awopetu; Mr. Muyiwa Olumilua; Mr. Femi Ajayi; Alhaji Ayodele Jinadu and Mr. Febisola Adewale.
The Speaker also read another letter from the governor on the reconstitution of the board of the local government service commission.
Chief S. A. Abejide, was nominated as chairman while other nominated members are Mrs. Abiola Adeosun, Barrister Dele Oloje, Comrade Bisi Dada and Alhaja Mariam Bimbola Ogunlade.
The commissioners designate and local government service commission members will face the lawmakers on Thursday, April 4, 2019 for screening.