Makinde makes second appointment

Date:

Reading time: 1 Minute

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has approved the appointment of Professor Sayed Malik as Chairman of Muslim Wing of the state Pilgrims Welfare Board.

It was gathered on Friday that the appointment is with immediate effect.

Malik will replace Alhaji Taofeek Akewugbagold, who was appointed by the former Governor, Mr. Abiola Ajimobi.

The new Chairman, who hailed from Oke-Ogun geo-political zone, is a lecturer at the department of Arabic and Islamic Studies, University of Ibadan.

His area of interest is Arabic Phonetics and Phonology, Arabic Dialectology, Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language.

Our correspondent recalls that the appointment is the second appointment made by Makinde since he was inaugurated on Wednesday.

Makinde announced the first appointment on Wednesday shortly after his inauguration when he announced Chief Bisi Ilaka as the Chief of Staff.

The Governor is from Ibadan, while Ilaka and Malik are from Oyo and Oke-Ogun geo-political zones respectively.

Daily Post

Tropic Reporters
Tropic Reportershttps://tropicreporters.com
Tropic Reporters is an online news platform based in Nigeria that focuses on promoting journalism from the citizens' perspectives to enhance access to credible information and clarification on basic issues and topics affecting the growth and development of our communities and other parts of Africa and the world in general. For advertisment tropicreporters@gmail.com WhatsApp/Telegram: 07066518087

Share post:

Subscribe

spot_imgspot_img

Popular

More like this
Related

Ogun Govt Approves Construction of Akute-Ajuwon, Four Other Roads

The Ogun State Executive Council has approved the construction...

George Ogunde, Firstborn of Theatre Icon Hubert Ogunde, Is Dead

  George Ogunde, the eldest child of the late theatre...

Nigeria’s Super Eagles Fall to 39th in July FIFA World Ranking

  Nigeria's Super Eagles have dropped by one spot to...

Tinubu Directs Ministers to Resolve Payment of Withheld Salaries

  President Bola Tinubu has instructed the Ministers of Finance,...