Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu, has relieved all the media aides attached to his deputy, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, of their appointments.
This was contained in a statement issued on Tuesday evening by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Richard Olatunde.
“All media aides appointed by the Ondo State Governor,Â Rotimi Akeredolu, and seconded to the Office of the Deputy Governor, have been relieved of their appointments with immediate effect.
“The affected aides include: Press Secretary to the Governor, Kenneth Odusola; Special Assistant to Governor (New Media), Okunniga Oladipupo; and Special Assistant to the Governor (Photography, Abayomi Samson Adefolalu.
“They are to submit all government properties in their possession to the Acting Permanent Secretary, Office of the Deputy Governor.
“Similarly, the Press Crew attached to the Office of the Deputy Governor has been disbanded.
“Consequently, all members of the Press Crew are to report back to their various ministries and stations,” he said.
The statement added that the Ministry of Information and Orientation has been directed to provide adequate coverage for the activities of the deputyâ€™s governor office henceforth.