The governor of Oyo state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has said his administration will reduce state ministries from 23 to 13 as part of effort to reduce cost of governance.
The governor made this known during inauguration of 8th Oyo state Assembly in the state secretariat, Ibadan.
Senator Ajimobi added that the people of the state have witnessed relative peace since the start of his administration in 2011 saying despite the fact that members of the state assembly are from different political parties, he is ready to work with them.
The new Speaker for the 8th Assembly is Hon. Michael Adeyemi while his deputy is Abdulwasiu Musa.