Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has appointed his Particular Adviser on Well being, Jibayo Adeyeye, because the state’s Performing Well being Commissioner.
Naija Information studies that that is following the loss of life of the previous Ondo State Commissioner for Well being, Wahab Adegbenro.
In a press release on Saturday by Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Ojo Oyewamide, Akeredolu additionally appointed the Vice-Chancellor of the College of Medical Sciences, Ondo, Adesegun Fatusi, as the brand new chairman of the State Inter-ministerial Committee Towards COVID-19.
The assertion learn partly, “Following the unlucky demise of the Ondo State Commissioner for Well being, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has appointed Professor Adesegun Fatusi new Chairman of the State Inter-ministerial Committee Towards COVID-19.
“Fatusi is the present Vice-Chancellor of the College of Medical Sciences, Ondo and he’s anticipated to proceed from the place our late medical hero, Adegbenro stopped. His appointment is geared toward stopping a vacuum because the state experiences a disturbing spike of repeated circumstances of COVID-19.
“Governor Akeredolu additionally authorized that the Particular Adviser on Well being, Dr Jibayo Adeyeye takes overseeing duties of the Ministry of Well being.”
Recall that the loss of life of Dr. Wahab Adegbenro was introduced to newsmen on Thursday.
The previous Well being Commissioner died on the Federal Medical Centre in Owo after contracting the dreaded virus.