Governor Oyetola gave this directive in a statement released through the Secretary to the State Government, Prince Wole Oyebamiji, titled ‘Important public notice’ on Friday.
Oyetola expressed that the council chairmen were asked to leave because their tenure had expired.
The notice read, “The Executive Governor of the State of Osun, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has directed all political office holders at the Local Government Councils to vacate their respective offices and hand over the Administration of their concerned Councils to the most Senior Local Government Personnel.”
“This is in pursuant to the expiration of the tenure of all political Officeholders in all the Local Government, Area Development Councils and Administrative offices in Osun on Friday, 5th February 2021.”
“Governor Oyetola appreciates their individual contributions to the development of the state and wishes them well in their future engagements.”