By Abisola Ariwodola,
Welfare of the people which is the number one in the cardinal points of the Ademola Adeleke administration has been described as sacrosanct which the government will not renege on.
This was disclosed by the newly sworn-in Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Barrister Kolapo Alimi as he resumed office at the Secretariat.
The Commissioner stated that his office will function as the face and mouthpiece of the government to enlighten the public on the activities of Governor Ademola Adeleke.
Alimi who described his appointment and that of other commissioners as an opportunity to serve and to project the government, commended members of staff and called for their cooperation to give qualitative service delivery to the people.
While describing Gov. Ademola Adeleke as a goodhearted man who has the interest of the people at heart, the Commissioner solicited for the support of everyone towards the success of the government.
He also stated that his office will accept constructive criticism that will help in the development of the state through good governance to the people.
Earlier in her welcome remarks, the Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Abimbola Babatunde applauded the number one citizen of Osun state, Governor Ademola Adeleke for the choice of Barrister Kolapo Alimi as the Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, describing him as “a round peg in a round hole.”
She pointed out that he is known as an outspoken person who speaks with clarity, hence his worthy choice as the Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment.
All Directors, Deputy Directors, and officers of the Ministry were on ground to receive the new Commissioner, and they prayed for his success and that of the Governor.