The Ekiti State Government through the Office of the Chief of Staff to
Governor Kayode Fayemi, is organising a two day workshop for political
appointees currently serving as Senior Special Assistants and Special
Assistants in the State.
The workshop is designed to familiarise the political appointees with
the 5 point agenda of Dr. Kayode Fayemi to further build a smooth and
cordial working relationship among the organs of government in
discharging its responsibilities and fulfilling its mandate to the
people of the State.
The workshop among other things is expected to properly align the
orientation of participants with the current thinking of the
The theme of the workshop which centers on “Restoring our Values:
Stakeholders Role in Developing Ekiti”, would provide the platform for
training participants on capacity building and corporate governance.
Apart from acquainting participants with their specific job functions
and responsibilities, the training would also educate the appointees
on organisational structure and line of reporting.
The Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants would be exposed
to the concept of ethical rebirth and new consciousness.
The workshop would also focus on effective service delivery,
management performance, team work, actualisation of corporate goal,
guiding rules of this administration
Other areas of attention include citizen’s relationship management,
improved cultural behaviour patterns and building social and political
Appointees were drawn from diverse works of life across all the local
governments within the state with reference to their professional
background, skills and intellectual capacity.
The program will kick off on Friday 8 November to Saturday 9th November 2019.