24 year old makes list of Commissioners in Kwara
A 24 year old University of Ilorin graduate, Kaosarah Adeyi was among the 8 new commissioner nominees sent to the Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday for confirmation by Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq.
Adeyi was among the three women who made the list which comprised of seven other nominees.
She graduated from Forestry and Wildlife Department, University of Ilorin in 2019, and had her National Youth Service in Oyo state.
The youngest commissioner-designate is a native of Ojuekun-Sarumi Ward in Ilorin West Local Government Area of Kwara State and had served in many capacities including as a Student Union Vice President in University of Ilorin and recently a member of the Kwara state Judicial Panel of Enquiry on #EndSars protest.
She is also the member representing Kwara state on the Northern Governors’ Forum Committee on Youth Engagement, Priorities and Inclusion in Government.
Adeyi and the seven other nominees will be screened by the House on Thursday.
Their nomination was contained in a message from the Governor addressed to the Speaker, Engineer Yakubu Danladi-Salihu and read before his colleagues during Tuesday’s plenary.
The other nominees are Aliyu Kora-Sabi from Baruten, Raji Razaq, Ekiti, Fatima Ariola Lawal, Ilorin East and Saadah Maddibbo Kawu, Ilorin South.
Others are Aliyu Muhammad Saifudeen, Kaiama, Sulaiman Rotimi Iliasu, Moro and Wahab Femi Agbaje, Offa.
Governor Abdulrazaq noted that selection of the Commissioner Nominees is in compliance with section 192 (1-5) and section 14 (1) of the constitution.
Speaker, Engineer Yakubu Danladi-Salihu therefore directed the Commissioner Nominees to submit thirty five copies of their credentials to the office of the Clerk of the House, Hajia Halimah Jummai Kperogi before close of work Wednesday.