Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has announced his first set of appointments a few hours after taking oath of office as governor of Ekiti State.
In a statement today, Tuesday evening, the governor named Abiodun Oyebanji as Secretary to the State Government (SSG) even as he announce the appointment of Biodun Omoleye as the Chief of Staff and Yinka Oyebode as Chief Press Secretary.
Oyebanji, a former University lecturer, had previously served as Chief of Staff during the administration of Otunba Niyi Adebayo, and was Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning during Fayemi’s first term.
Omoleye, a former University administrator and former Chairman of Ijero Local Government, had also served as Special Adviser in the Governor’s Office.
Oyebode, a seasoned journalist served as CPS to the governor in his first term.
He later served as Special Adviser on Media to him when he was Minister of Mines and Steel Development.
“The appointments are with immediate effect.”