the Ekiti State Signage and Advertisement Agency for being
professional in carrying out their duties.
The Chairperson of Southwest Government Relations Committee of the
Association, Mrs. Adeola Odesanya gave the commendation during a
courtesy visit to the Director General of the Ekiti State Signage and
Advertisement Agency in Ado Ekiti.
Mrs. Odesanya who said the purpose of the visit was rub minds with the
Agency on how to attract more businesses to the State commended the
rapid development the Agency has witnessed within the short period Mr.
Olasunkanmi Onipede was appointed Director General of the Agency.
The OAAN Chairperson said the approach employed by the Agency is
worthy of emulation and needed to be extended to other States.
She stressed the readiness of the Association to support the Ekiti
Agency and Advertisement Agency in collecting signage fees from any
business organization evading payment of dues.
Responding, the Director General of the Agency, Mr Olasunkanmi Onipede
said the Agency has been working round the clock to meets its target.
Onipede explained that, when he assumed office, he noted the need for
the Agency to be restructured and repositioned to enable it achieve
its objectives, adding that the Agency now use more strategic and
friendly approaches to collect signage fees from their clients.
The Director General who decried the low internationally generated
revenue of the state, urged business owners in the state to comply
with the rules and regulations of the Agency and pay their signage
fees as an when due to boost the state IGR.