Osun Exco Holds Valedictory Session, Dissolves Boards

timthumb (1)In conformity with constitutional provision, Osun State government has announced the dissolution of all boards except statutory board with legal tenure.

It would be recalled that the executive council tagged “O Cabinet” was earlier dissolved since its term expires by midnight prior to the swearing-in of Governor Rauf Aregbesola and his deputy, Otunba Grace Titilayo Laoye-Tomori for the second term.

Before the dissolution of the executive council, the cabinet at its valedictory session approved a bill to make provision for Criminal Justice Administration in High Court and Magistrate Courts of the state and for other connected purposes.

The meeting also considered the award of contract for the consultancy services for building of new middle and high schools. The consultancy services were awarded to Messrs Broadscope Nig. Ltd that was engaged by the defunct Bureau of Public Procurement to design prototype model schools and supervise their construction.

No fewer than 13 high schools and 15 middle schools are to be completed under this contract terms within six months from the date of payment or collection of mobilisation fee with the constructions aimed at improving public education in the state.

Also contract for the construction of Deck on Beams Bridge on Aloba River along Oke-Dio-Itamerin Road Modakeke and rehabilitation of approach road to the bridge which was awarded to Messrs Greenrocks Eng. Ltd at a sum of N61,913,578.50 was ratified at the meeting.