Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has appointed a former Special Adviser on Due Process and former Head of Bureau of Public Procurement of Oyo State, Mrs Aderonke Adedayo, as Executive Assistant on Intervention.
A statement signed by the Special Assistant on Print Media to the governor, Mr. Moses Alao, said the appointment took effect from July 16, 2019.
According to the statement, Makinde, had in a letter dated July 30, 2019, communicated the appointment of Mrs Adedayo, congratulating her and expressing the hope that she will discharge her duties with loyalty and dedication.
Mrs Adedayo, who helped in establishing the Public Private Partnership Office of Oyo State years back, holds an LL.B (Hons.) degree from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) and an LL.M degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, U.S.A.
She has additional training in emotional intelligence,advanced mediation skills and youth rehabilitation.
She has over 36 years post-call to bar experience, and has had a successful career in the law profession, entrepreneurship, regulatory compliance and alternative dispute resolution practice.
Mrs Adedayo is an arbitrator and mediator and also member of panel of neutrals of the Lagos Multi-Door Court House, while her application to the Panel of Mediator – Neutrals of the Lagos Court of Arbitration has been accepted.
She is a member of the Nigeria Bar Association, International Bar Association, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators U.K and the Attorney-Mediators Association of Nigeria.