Barely 24 hours after his Inaugration into office, the Executive Governor of Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke has sacked 12,000 workers, dethroned 3 Kings, nullified the appointment of 30 Permanent Secretaries and suspended the Chairman/Members of Osun State Independent Electoral Commission.
Governor Adeleke ordered the Akinrun of Ikinrun, Oba Yinusa Akadiri, the Aree of Ire, Oba Ademola Oluponle and Owa of Igbajo, Oba Gboyega Famodun to vacate their palaces asking security operatives to take over.
In a statement released by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Adeleke, it states:
“All employments in the service of Osun State Government made in any capacity in all the ministries, departments, agencies, commissions, boards and parastatals after July 17th 2022 are hereby nullified.”
The Governor also signed Executive orders which covered Chieftaincy matters, appointments issues, setting up of review panel, staff audit and employment matters.