May 4, 2013 – New Deputy Governor Of Ekiti State: Prof. Modupe Adelabu Nominated By Fayemi
The Governor of Ekiti State Dr Kayode Fayemi has nominated the Chairperson of the State’s Universal Education Board (SUBEB), Professor ( Mrs) Modupe Adelabu as the new deputy governor of the state.
Fayemi, in a letter dated 3 May 2013, addressed to the Speaker of the Assembly, Adewale Omirin, requested the House to consider Adelabu for the position of deputy governor, to fill the vacancy following the death of the former deputy governor, Funmilayo Olayinka on 6 April 2013.
Mrs Adelabu, a Professor of Education at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile –Ife, was Head of the Department of Education Administration and Planning of the institution before her appointment as Chairperson of Ekiti State SUBEB in July 2011.
[Credit: The Nation]