The Osun state governor has sworn in 30 new permanent secretaries to fill vacant. positions in the state civil service.
Addressing the new officers who were sworn in at the local government.service Commission hall, Abere, Governnor Oyetola clarified that the appointment is a fulfilment of his promises to civil servants during the 2022 workers’ day.
He stressed that it was a clear indication that his governmemt was not vindictive considering the result of the Osun Governorship election.
He tasked the new permanent secretaries to build their capacity and that of their subordinates for effective service delivery to the state.
In a remark, the state Head of service, Mr Olowogboyega Oyeboade said the new permanent secretaries had proven their mettles and had strong belief they would live up to expectations.
He noted they had waited for long for this God’s appointed time.
While responding on behalf of other newly sworn in permanent secretaries, Mr Jacob Adekomi said Governor Oyetola had restored the lost glory of the civil service in Osun state.
Mr Adekomi thanked the governnor stressing that Governor Oyetola had made history by removing stigma from Osun state workers by approving them as permanent secretaries instead of the initial title of coordinating director.