Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, has approved the appointment of Mrs Esther Oni, as the state new Accountant-General.
This is contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Richard Olatunde, on Monday in Akure.
Akeredolu congratulated the new Accountant-General, while urging her to discharge her duty with utmost responsibility deserving of her new office.
Oni is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) with over 30 years progressive post-qualification experience, in both the private and public sectors.
She also had a valuable stint with the International Public Service.
Oni, who holds an MBA from Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, was until her new appointment Director, Debt Management Office, Ondo State Ministry of Finance.
Her appointment followed the retirement of the former state Accountant- General, Mr Laolu Akindolire, who retired from service after his 35 years of service.
The appointment took immediate effect.