Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo has attributed the remarkable development witnessed in the State to the collective legacies and contributions of founding fathers, particularly members of the Association of Retired Heads of Service and Permanent Secretaries while in active service.
Oluomo made this assertion at the Assembly Complex, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta while addressing members of the Association during a courtesy visit to lawmakers in the State, noting that the present efforts of the Association including critical advices and holistic assessment were well appreciated by the present administration.
He said efforts of the founding fathers who participated actively in the formulation of policies and plans since the creation of the State had been a guiding path for present officers in all categories to consolidate on.
The Speaker who reassured of the Assembly’s readiness to partner with the Association in its various activities, canvassed for expertise advice at providing necessary support to the legislative services for effective service delivery.
Earlier, the Chairman of the Association, Chief Babatunde Osokoya said the body having 166 members, comprised of all former Heads of Service and Permanent Secretaries who had served in the State since its creation in 1976, stressing that it had contributed to the training and development of the workforce, as well as intervening in several labour matters.