The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has forwarded the names of 18 commissioner-nominees to the State House of Assembly for screening.
According to Daily Trust,
the development was confirmed by the speaker, Engr Yakubu Danlad-Salihu, during Monday’s plenary while reading the message of the Governor.
The list is believed to be the first batch considering that there are 24 constituencies in the state.
The list contained seven female nominees and four former commissioners who served with the governor during his first term among others.
The speaker said the nominees on the list include a former acting general manager of the state Social Investment Programme, AbdulQowiy Olododo from Ilorin East, Sheu Ndamusa (Edu), a former lawmaker of the 9th assembly, John Bello Olanrewaju (Moro), Usman Lade (Patigi) and Damilola Yusuf (Isin), the daughter of Alhaji Kamoru Yusuf and owner of Kam Steel Industries limited.