Abeokuta - The Ogun Government on Thursday
announced the appointment of Prof. Ganiyu Olatunde as the new Chief of
Staff to Gov. Ibikunle Amosun. Olatunde's credentials are impressive, he has a PhD and a Masters in Agriculture and Agricultural Biology from the University of Ibadan.
A statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Taiwo Adeoluwa stated that Olatunde would be sworn in by Amosun on
Friday. Olatunde was born in Ikenne Local Government Area of the State and has a career in academia spanning 24 years. The Professor spent periods of time as the acting vice-chancellor and deputy vice-chancellor of the Osun State University.
According to the statement,the ceremony will hold at the executive council's chamber of the governor's office by 9.a.m The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Olatunde succeeded Ademola Ogunnaike who resigned in November, 2012.