The Executive

Oyo State Executive powers reside in the Executive Council whose members comprise of The State Governor as Chairman and the Deputy Governor who are both elected for a tenure of 4 years.

The Governor appoints other members of the State Executive Council which include;

  • The Secretary to the State Government
  • The Chief of Staff and;
  • The Head of Service
  • The Deputy Chief of Staff
  • Commissioners
  • Special Advisers
  • Permanent Secretaries occasionally in attendance.

The Executive arm is responsible for governance and implementation of programmes of Government as appropriated for by the Legislature.

Directly under the Executive Council is the State Economic Management Team that examines key issues of fiscal governance and makes proposals for consideration by the Executive Council which has its meetings on a weekly basis.

There are State Ministries, Extra-Ministerial Departments, Parastatals, and Agencies of the State Government (commonly called State MDAs). These are headed by Commissioners, Special Advisers, General Managers, Director-Generals, Executive Secretaries or Director as the designation may apply.

NAME POSITION HELD
Engr. Seyi Makinde President of the Executive Council
Engr. Raufu Olaniyan Deputy President of the Executive Council
Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun Secretary to the State Government
Chief Oyebisi Ilaka Chief of Staff
Mr. Olawale Abdul-Mojeed Mogbonjubola Deputy Chief of Staff
Mrs. Amidat Agboola Head of Service
Hon. Barrister Nìyí Farinto Commissioner for Budget & Planning
Mr. Nìyí Adebisi Commissioner for Commerce
Hon. Muyiwa Jacob Ojekunle Commissioner for Agriculture
Prof. Oyelowo Oyewo Commissioner for Justice
Barrister Sunkanmi Olaleye Commissioner for Establishment
Barrister Temi  Asamu Commissioner for Energy
Mr. Rahman AbdulRaheem Commissioner for Land
Chief Bayo Lawal Commissioner for Special Duties
Mrs. Funmi Orisadeyi Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters
Dr. Bashir Bello Commissioner for Health
Dr. Wasiu Olatubosun Commissioner for Information
Prof.  Daud kehinde Sangodoyin Commissioner for Education
Mr. Akinola Ojo Commissioner for Finance
Rt. Hon. Olatunji Kehinde Ayoola Commissioner for Environment.
Mr. Seun Fakorede Commissioner for Youth
S/N NAME PORTFOLIO
1 HON BARRISTER ADENIYI JOHN FARINTO COMMISSIONER FOR BUDGET AND PLANNING
2 MR ADENIYI ADEBISI COMMISSIONER FOR COMMERCE
3 HON MUYIWA JACOB OJEKUNLE COMMISSIONER FOR AGRICULTURE
4 PROF OYELOWO OYEWO COMMISSIONER FOR JUSTICE
5 BARRISTER OLASUNKANMI OLALEYE COMMISSIONER FOR ESTABLISHMENT
6 BARRISTER SEUN ASAMU COMMISSIONER FOR ENERGY
7 MR RAHMAN ABIODUN ABDULRAHEEM COMMISSIONER FOR LAND
8 CHIEF BAYO LAWAL COMMISSIONER FOR SPECIAL DUTIES
9 HON FUNMILAYO ORISADEYI COMMISSIONER FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND CHIEFTAINCY MATTERS
10 DR BASHIR BELLO COMMISSIONER FOR HEALTH
11 HON WASIU OLATUNBOSUN COMMISSIONER FOR INFORMATION
12 PROF DAUD KEHINDE SANGODOYIN COMMISSIONER FOR EDUCATION
13 MR AKINOLA OJO COMMISSIONER FOR FINANCE
14 RT HON KEHINDE AYOOLA COMMISSIONER FOR ENVIRONMENT
15 SEUN  FAKOREDE COMMISSIONER FOR YOUTH AND SPORTS
16 PROF.  RAPHAEL AFONJA COMMISSIONER FOR WORKS
17 ALHAJA FAUSAT JOKE SANNI COMMISSIONER FOR WOMEN AFAIRS, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, SOCIAL WELFARE AND POVERTY ALLEVIATION