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Another woman Selimot Olapeju Ottun takes over as Ogun head of service


Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has appointed another woman Selimot Olapeju Ottun as the new Head of Service in the state.

According to the Chief Press Secretary, Kunle Somorin, Alhaja Selimot succeeded Amope Chokor, who bowed out of the public service of the state at the weekend.

Selimot is an accomplished psychologist, community development expert and administrator.

She’s the fourth woman to occupy the office in the state and the 17th Head of Service since the creation of Ogun in 1976.

Until her appointment, Ottun was the Permanent Secretary in the Bureau of Political Affairs and Administration.

She previously served as Permanent Secretary at the State’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism between 2015 and 2019.