Oyo Assembly Gets New Clerk
Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly has sworn in Mrs. Oludara Yetunde Awe as the new substantive Clerk of the house.
Mrs. Awe took over from Ms. Felicia Foluke Oyediran, who served as the first female clerk of Oyo House of Assembly and retired after attaining the age of 60.
During the swearing in, Speaker of the House, Mr. Adebo Ogundoyin said Mrs Awe’s appointment was in line with a recommendation from Oyo State House of Assembly Service Commission, having met the requirement of the law.
Also during the plenary, the house passed the state sexual and gender based violence response agency and referral bill 2020 into law.
The bill seeks to address the increasing rate of sexual and gender based violence in the state.