By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday screened and confirmed nominations chairman and members of the State’s Local government Service commission.
The confirmed nominees include Dr. Remi Ayodele as the chairman of the commission; Oyesina Oyedeji and Oke Taiwo as full-time members while John Abisoye Adisa-Oke and Nike Arewa are being considered as part time members of the commission.
Meanwhile, the Speaker of the Assembly, Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin had last week announced the the screening exercise would hold on Tuesday 22nd October, 2019nin the floor of the House.
In his contribution, the lawmaker representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju State Constituency, Hon. Bamidele Adeola noted that the success of the State administration rely on the effectiveness and delivery of the local governments.
He charged them to discharge their responsibilities with all commitment, experience and patriotism in accordance to the trust bestowed as responsible citizens of the State.
“Putting aside your experiences, competence and education, what we need from you is result.
“The local government is the closest arm of government to the people, and the development at our local governments is equal to the development of the State.
“It is your role as the commission to be successful and we will always keep in touch as lawmakers in examining your activities and progress,”