32-Year-Old Ogundoyin Emerges Speaker Of Oyo Assembly


Honourable Debo Ogundoyin has emerged as the Speaker of the 9th Oyo State House of Assembly.

The 32-year-old lawmaker, representing Ibarapa East constituency was elected unopposed with the unanimous voice vote of the 32-member assembly on Monday.

The second-term lawmaker who is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was elected shortly after the state governor, Seyi Makinde inaugurated the Assembly.

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Honourable Mohammed Fadeyi from Ona Ara Constituency was elected Deputy Speaker of the Assembly.

The deputy speaker is also a member of the PDP.

In his latest tweet, the state Governor, Mr. Seyi Makinde congratulated the new speaker and deputy speaker of the Oyo state House of Assembly, wishing them a successful tenure.

The governor, who further expressed the readiness of his administration to respect the autonomy of the legislature, implored the newly-sworn-in lawmakers to work collaboratively with the executive arm of government, putting the interest of the good people of Oyo state who elected them, first.

Samson Oyedeyi

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