Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi has approved the appointment of a new Head of Service in the Oyo State Civil Service. She is Alhaja Ololade Agboola, wife of Senator Hosea Agboola a.k.a Alleluyah.
Before her appointment, Mrs Agboola was a Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
Her husband, a former Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, is currently the chairman of the transition committee inaugurated by Governor-elect Seyi Makinde.
A statement by Commissioner of Information and Culture, Toye Arulogun on Thursday said the appointment takes effect on Friday, May 24, 2019.
Agboola replaces Mrs Olawumi Ogunesan whose retirement from Civil Service takes effect from Thursday, May 23, 2019.
Mrs. Agboola joined the public service of Oyo State as administrative officer in 1988 and held various positions of responsibility across the service until her appointment as Permanent Secretary in March 2015, in the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
She attended Queens School, Ibadan (1975 – 1981) for her secondary school and holds the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) as well as Master’s degrees in History and Public administration from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife in 1985 and 2008 respectively.