Osun Confirms Appointment of Over 1,000 Workers
NEWS DIGEST – The State Government of Osun has confirmed the appointment of 1,146 local government workers in the state.
This was contained in a release signed by Chairman, Local Government Service Commission, Peter Babalola on Friday.
Mr. Babalola said the confirmation exercise had started on Monday with local government staff from Osun West Senatorial District, followed by Osun East and rounded off with Osun Central.
He stressed that promotion exercise and other staff entitlements to personnel due for it would be implemented without further delay, stating that the Aregbesola’s administration is committed to the welfare of workers.
Commending the local government staff generally for their endurance and commitment, Babalola enjoined them to continue to give maximum support to the government in power in order to continue to affect people’s lives positively.
Also, the Head of Service, Festus Oyebade said the approval was in honour of the agreement the state government reached with labour unions in the state on December 30, 2017.
“Consequently, workers will now be confirmed, converted, promoted and moved to the next level as at when due. It should be noted that such confirmation, conversion and promotion have nominal effects, only while the approval excludes multiple advancement from junior to senior cadres”, he said.
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