Incoming First Lady undergoes orientation as handing-over activities begin in Ekiti
The handing-over train to usher in the brand new Ekiti State Governor has began, as the incoming First Lady, Olayemi Oyebanji, on Thursday, went via orientation on her new roles.
Her husband, Biodun Oyebanji, received the June 18 governorship election and could be sworn in on October 16.
Governor Kayode Fayemi final July named a 46-member committee to coordinate activities marking the top of his tenure as nicely as inauguration ceremonies for the incoming administration of Mr Oyebanji.
The governor’s spouse heads the committee whereas the spouse of the governor-elect is the co-chairperson.
Mr Oyebanji is a former secretary to the state authorities earlier than he ran for the governorship.
He defeated Segun Oni of the Social Democratic Occasion and Bisi Kolawole of the Peoples Democratic Occasion to emerge as governor-elect.
Giving a quick observe on the train, the outgoing First Lady of Ekiti, Bisi Fayemi, mentioned on her Twitter deal with, @bisiafayemi, on Thursday that she had an onboarding session and handover of paperwork to Mrs Oyebanji.
The session, she mentioned, was to acquaint the incoming First Lady with the workings of the state and her roles as the spouse of the governor.
“My crew and I had an onboarding session and handover of paperwork for the incoming First Lady, Dr Olayemi Oyebanji and her crew,” she mentioned.
“The session is to introduce her to the inner workings of the workplace and the totally different division’s job roles and descriptions.
“I additionally formally offered her a duplicate of Studying on the Job, a Nigeria Governors’ Wives Discussion board (NiGWF) handbook for State First Women. I want her a really profitable tenure in workplace.”
Mrs Fayemi might be remembered for her advocacy, particularly her efforts to curb sexual abuse of minors in the state and the evaluation of legal guidelines introducing stiffer penalties for sexual offenders.
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