The Governor of Oyo state, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Monday carried out the swearing-in ceremony of the Secretary to the Government of the State, Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, saying that his authorities targets supersonic performances that may dwarf the returns of some previous authorities’s eight year report.
The Governor, in keeping with a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa informed a packed viewers made up of occasion leaders and officers of his administration that he picked Mrs. Adeosun as SSG not simply to as a result of she is a girl however her competence and capabilities.
According to him, there may be the same old divide between politicians and technocrats in making such appointments.
He stated: “Some people would argue that the very best particular person for the job is a politician, who understands the terrain as they put it. Others would say the engine room of authorities have to be manned by a technocrat, who is aware of his or her onions.
“But I must state that we need a focused government which will deliver on its terms. We need capacity and lots of efficiencies and we need a packed personality who, in a way, encapsulates all of that.”
He additional said that he was satisfied that the brand new SSG would carry to bear on the state her wealth of expertise which is predicted to elevate the usual of our service supply and performance.
He added: “The essence of governance is service to the people, and I’ve little question that the brand new SSG will propel this authorities to anticipated cruising stage such that the achievements we will be rolling out throughout the first 100 days would greater than dwarf the meagre returns some of the previous governments recorded even in eight years.
“Her profile speaks for her. She has been a well-trained Pharmacist with capacities in completely different sectors of human and personnel improvement. She has labored in our Nigerian terrain and overseas. She has a world view that may simply afford her the chance to make the distinction on the job.”
He additionally said that the appointment of Adeosun has highlighted his authorities’s statement that folks want to teach their wards, whether or not boy or lady and that there isn’t a restrict to the extent an informed particular person can rise to.
While declaring that the appointment has showcased his authorities as girls pleasant, the Governor stated: “I’ve said it clearly, we will not discriminate in opposition to anybody and we imply simply that. Her appointment, coupled with the truth that the State Head of Service, the DG Due Process workplace and the Clerk of the State House of Assembly are all girls already signposts this administration as girls pleasant. We don’t intend to deviate from that.”
“Let me nonetheless problem our girls to proceed to dwell as much as expectations as a result of the boys are lurking by the corners”, He added.