Makinde appoints Ogunwuyi as new Chief of Staff


Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has appointed a former representative of the Ogbomoso North/South and Oriire Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, Segun Ogunwuyi, ashis new Chief of Staff.

This followed the sacking of Chief Adebisi Ilaka who was the CoS shortly after the governor was sworn into office on May 29, 2019

Ogunwuyi’s appointment was contained in a  letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, stating that the appointment was with immediate effect.

A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, indicated that Ogunwuyi, was in 2019 named Executive Assistant to the Governor on Investment.

He was later appointed Director-General of the Oyo State Investment and Public, Private Partnership Agency following the passage of the law setting up the Agency.

As the DG of OYSIPPA, Ogunwuyi midwifed series of Investment initiatives, including the Alternative Project Funding Approach, which helped the state in the execution of critical infrastructural projects.

The former member of the Oyo State House of Assembly was, in 2015, elected as the representative of Ogbomoso North/South and Oriire Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives.

He holds a B.Sc. degree in Accounting and a Master’s of Business Administration from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State.


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