Osun state Assembly okays 64 LG caretakers

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[Osun]–Osun State House of Assembly has approved the appointment of caretaker chairmen into 30 Local Government Areas, 31 Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs and three Area Offices in the state.

In a statement from the Assembly signed by the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, it was stated that the appointment followed thorough screening of their resumes to ascertain their competence for the assignment.

The Speaker, Hon Najeem Salam emphasised the need for appointees to work in accordance with the manifesto of the party to bring government closer to the people and also to design programmes and policies that would change the life of people in the rural areas.

Speaking, the Chairman, House Committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Wasiu Adebayo said out of 316 nominees sent by governor three hundred and thirteen were screened while three were absent.

Absent nominees include Samson Oyedele from Odo-Otin local government, Otunba Oladitan Bisi from Boluwaduro Local Government and Alowode Adeolu Zachaeus from Ife North Local Government.

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