Recall that Governor of Osun State Ademola Adeleke had sent a request to the House of Assembly for the confirmation of 25 Special Advisers.
Information reaching the public is that he has appointed 30 Special Advisers.
The Governor, according to a statement signed by his spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed, also secured approval for five more Special Advisers in addition to the previously approved 25, making it a total of 30.
The statement revealed that of the expected 30 advisers, 10 are of cabinet ranks.
The newly appointed Special Advisers are as follows:
Azeez Badmus, Mosudi Yakubu, Femi Carena, Stephen Olaniran Akanfe Atidade, Dr Adekunle Akindele, Tunde Balogun, Eniola Odeniyi, Muniru Adebayo Raji, Goddey Olijeh, Seyi Babatunde, Kamoru Ajisafe, Sunday Komolafe, Tope Victor Anjorin, Oyebuade Rasheedat Oyewale Afolabi and Odelade Sarafat OLanrewaju.
Others are Moji Omisore, Nurudeen Emiloju, Ropo Oyewole, Emiola Fakeye, Yemi Ayodele, Bankole Omisore, Halid Sekina Temilade, Hashim Abioye Esq, Ajetunmobi Akinwale, Hawa Ahmed, Durojaiye Isaac Kolawole, Adebimpe Koyi, Abiodun Olaniran, Adam Akintunde Akindere and Olawale Rasheed.
The statement also disclosed that portfolios would be assigned to the Special Advisers on Wednesday, July 26, 2023, during their inauguration.
The inauguration of Chairmen/Vice Chairmen of boards would also be held on the same day by 10 am at the Local Government Service Commission, Government Secretariat, Osogbo.