Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has sent a list of 14 commissioner-nominees to the state House of Assembly for confirmation.
The governor also sent for confirmation, a list of eight other persons, that would constitute the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC).
Confirming the development, the governor’s Special Adviser on Communication and Strategy, said:
“They should be confirmed in the next few days. As you will recall a few months ago when the governor inaugurated the caretaker committee Chairman he promised to constitute the OYSIEC members and conduct local government elections and this process is one critical step towards the council election”.
“They have public respect and they are apolitical and are people that will conduct themselves in a manner that is Honourable and will toe integrity in the process of electing people.