Kayode Fayemi, governor-elect of Ekiti state, has set up a 37-member inauguration committee.
The committee will be chaired by Fayemi’s wife, Bisi Fayemi.
The former Minister of Solid Minerals development will be sworn in as executive governor of the state on October 16.
The inauguration committee is expected to liaise with officials of the outgoing administration of Ayodele Fayose, relevant agencies and stakeholders for “proper coordination and execution” of a hitch-free ceremony.
According to a statement by the Special Adviser on Media to the Governor-Elect,
The Terms of Reference for the committee members include: develop a framework for formal communications with relevant government agencies and stakeholders for a smooth inauguration ceremony; design and implement programmes for the inauguration ceremony; carry out a comprehensive assessment of facilities and venues for various events; ensure thorough supervision and excellent delivery of outlined events and activities leading to a successful ceremony.
Other tasks include guest management, media coverage; crowd control; security and general entertainment.
Other members are Biodun Oyebamji, Kemi Olaleye, Akin Osho, Yinka Oyebode, Funke Falodun, Ayodeji Ajayi, Tade Aluko, Akin Rotimi, Ayo Adegbite, O’seun Odewale, Hakeem Jamiu, Tolu Ibitola, Tajudeen Awe (rtd), Sola Salako-Ajulo and Bolaji Olagbaju.
Also on the list include Opeyemi Ogunsakin, Kola Amire, Kunle Dada, Sanmi Omiata, Tokunbo Adeparusi, Oluremi Ajayi, Mariam Ogunlade, Jaiye Opayemi, Gbenga Agbeyo, Folorunsho Olabode, Biodun Omoleye, Shittu Olajide, Biodun Fasakin, Teju Okuyiga, Oladapo Karounwi, Moni Afuye, Adekunle Adeniyi, Ebenezer Ogundana (rtd), Gbenga Atiba, Akeem Bello and Seyi Aiyeleso.