Oyo govt tasks newly recruited workers on dedication to duty
By Ojo Peter, Ibadan
The Oyo state government, through the secretary to the state government, Mrs Olubamiwo Adeosun, has charged the newly recruited civil servants in the state to exhibit excellent performance and exceed the basic expectations of the government by discharging their duties to the best of their abilities.
Olubamiwo stated this during an induction programme for the newly-appointed and converted officers in Oyo state civil and public service, held at Ibadan Business School, Bodija, Ibadan.
Adeosun enjoined the officers to blend with the management team wherever they find themselves, be resilient and hard working.
In her remark, the state head of service, Mrs Ololade Agboola, commended the present administration in the state, saying that civil servants in the state were proud to say that they had a better and stable life in the service of Oyo state.
Agboola added that the 21st century civil servants were expected to be Information and Communication Technology (ICT) compliant and conversant with civil service rules and regulations, while being devoted and committed to their duties.
Chairman, Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) Barrister, Olayinka Esan alongside the Chairman Institute of Chartered accountant (ICAN), Association of Nigeria Chartered Accountant (ANAN), Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM), and other contributors, in their separate remarks urged the newly appointed officers to abide with the oath of secrecy in discharging their duties.
Present at the event were the chairman, Civil Service Commission, Alhaji Abiodun Aderibigbe, the state’s accountant-general, Alhaji Gafar Bello, Chairman, Oyo State branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Barrister Olayinka Esan, Chairman, Ibadan District Society of (ICAN), Mr. Abiodun Adedeji, Chairman (ANAN) Oyo state, Professor Awobode and Chairman CIPM, Oyo state, Mr. Oluwasheun Olayanju.