Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola has inducted Adebayo Salimon as the new Commissioner for the state’s Judicial Service Commission.
Inaugurating the new commissioner in Osogbo,the Governor said the appointment was crucial as the Commission remains an indispensable organ of the Judiciary in the state which oversees the processes of appointment and discipline of officers presiding over the state courts.
Oyetola however charged the new appointee to discharge his duties with utmost sincerity, fear of God and work towards the protection of the sanctity of the judicial system.
“The process of selecting and appointing members of the Commission is necessarily a thorough and painstaking one, which is aimed at producing the best of the best amongst us.
Undoubtedly, the need to maintain the integrity of the courts and ensure the smooth dispensation of justice in the State makes such thoroughness absolutely expedient.
In his welcome remarks, the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Femi Akande, commended the administration of Governor Oyetola for being committed to the promotion of the justice sector and the enthronement of the rule of law in the State.
The governor installed Adebayo from Ejigbo Local Government at Inaugurating the new Commissioner at the EXCO Lounge, after the state House of Assembly screening.
Adebayo who is from Ejigbo local government area succeeded Nathaniel Agunbiade who was elevated to the position of Commissioner for Lands and Physical Planning in the State.