Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has recommended individuals appointed into the State COVID-19 Response Resource Committee for accepting to serve.
This was contained within the governor’s inaugural message to members.
He lauded the response of members of the committee set as much as mobilise and handle funds in addition to tasks within the state’s struggle in opposition to the coronavirus.
Fayemi mentioned he was humbled and honoured by their optimistic response and readiness to serve the state at this significant interval.
He assured them that transparency and accountability can be maintained within the utilisation of the sources mobilised.
The governor mentioned he was notably pleased, seeing that lots of the members had even began producing concepts and contacts as quickly as they accepted to serve on the committee.
This, in accordance with him, was a sign that the state would obtain its set objective of curbing the dreaded COVID-19 by way of the help of the committee.
He defined that a lot of the conferences of the 47-member committee can be held through teleconferencing and different technological means in view of the necessity to observe social distancing.
Fayemi mentioned: “I’ve had trigger to talk with nearly everybody within the committee prior to now few days.
“I’m actually humbled and honoured by your real expression of concern and your enthusiasm and readiness to serve the state in combating this existential risk.
“I thank notably our Grand Patron, Chief Afe Babalola, our patrons who’re my predecessors in workplace, the chairman and different members in your sturdy dedication to Ekiti State at this important interval
“I need to guarantee you that the sources mobilised will probably be used for the aim for which it’s meant and we’ll preserve transparency and accountability all by way of the method.
“We welcome ideas and contributions on modalities for conducting the duty forward of us.
“Our mission is clear, the target has been attached to your letter of appointment, but nothing is cast in stones,” he mentioned.
Fayemi mentioned the concept was to additionally leverage on the expertise, experience, and networks of members of the committee.