Oyo State Governor, ‘Seyi Makinde, has named a former member of the House of Representatives, who was also a National Secretary of the Accord Party, Engineer Nureni Oladipo Adisa, as a Director of WEMABOD Limited, a member of Oodua Group of Companies.
A statement by the Special Assistant (Print Media) to the governor, Moses Alao, indicated on Thursday that the appointment was conveyed via letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun.
The appointment is with effect from June 29, 2022.
Governor Makinde, who congratulated the new appointee, described the appointment as a call to service.
He charged him to serve with dedication and loyalty to the State.
The newly-appointed Director, WEMABOD Limited, Hon. Adisa, holds an HND in Civil Engineering certificate from the Polytechnic Ibadan as well as a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the Lagos State University and another Master of Science (M.Sc) degree in Peace and Conflict Resolution from the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).
Adisa served as a member of the House of Representatives between 1992 and 1993 and was chairman, House Committee on Police Affairs, while he had also served as the Executive Chairman, Ido Local Government, Oyo State.
The former Reps member was at one time a Vice Chairman of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Oyo State Chapter, besides being the Managing Director of Dove Farms from 2007 till date.