Dapo Abiodun appoints SSG and Chief of Staff.
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has approved the appointment of Olatokunbo Joseph Talabi as the Secretary to the State Government.
The Chairman of Heyden Petroleum has also Alhaji Shuaib Afolabi Salisu as the Chief of Staff.
The appointments have laid to rest all rumours concerning the appointment of the Secretary to the State Government.
While announcing the appointments, Governor Abiodun expressed optimism that the rich pedigree of the duo and their track record of excellence, commitment and versatility will help his mission to institutionalize good governance, banish poverty and give dividends of democracy to the citizens and residents of Ogun state.
Talabi, until becoming the SSG, was the Chief Executive Officer of Superflux International Limited and a market leader in the security printing sector.
A graduate of University of Lagos, he also holds a Master’s degree from the institution.
While Alhaji Shuaib A Salisu, the new Chief of Staff, is an award-winning information and communications expert and accomplished administrator.
Salisu, between 2011 and 2014, served in the cabinet of the former Ogun State governor as deputy (and later acting) Chief of Staff.
He holds a 1986 second class (upper) degree in Computer Science from the University of Lagos, where he also obtained two masters degrees – an MBA in 2003 and MSc in Computer Science in 2012.