Olawale Ibrahim , Lokoja
President Mohammadu Buhari has been commended for the appointment of Mrs Folashade Yemi- Esan as new the new Head of Service of the Federation.
In a press statement made issued by the
Ijumu Local Government Area Traditional Council of Kogi State and Ijumu Development Union (IDU) signed by His Royal Highness Oba Olusegun Ayeni and the President of IDU, Taiye Atibioke copy of which was made available in Lokoja on Saturday , felicitated with Mrs Esan on her appointment.
The statement said that
“We received the news of the appointment with joy as the appointment is first of its kind in the history of Ijumu Kingdom, Okun land and Kogi State in particular and it is an honour to us as a people.
“Also the appointment is an indication that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is anchored on equity, fairness and justice.
“While we note that the appointment of our daughter is a welcomed development and a step in the right direction, we appreciate President Buhari for the honour done Dr. Folashade Yemi-Esan and we will continue to be grateful to him and as well pray for the success of his administration.
“Our profound appreciation goes to Governor Yahaya Bello, the fourth Executive Governor of Kogi state for making the appointment a reality.
“We are optimistic that the new acting Head of Service will justify the confidence reposed in her with hard work, sincerity, honesty and transparency in the discharge of her assignment”, it stated
However prayed that may God grant her more wisdom, good health and God’s protection as you pilot the affairs of the office.