Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has inaugurated anti-women and children management committee to protect against any form of violence across the state.
The committee which is headed by the wife of the governor also has traditional ruler, political office holders, market women, civil society representatives among other.
The members include, Olowu of Kuta, Oba Adekunle Oyelude Makama (Representative of traditional rulers); Mulikat Abiola Jimoh (House of Assembly); Mrs Bukola Olaboopo (Commissioner for Women and Children Affairs); DSP Motunrayo Okewole (Representative of the Commissioner of Police); Alhaja Awawu Asindemade (Iyaloja General); Alhaji Adeoti Qumarudeen (Representative of Babaloja); and Mr Femi Ogundun (Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs);
Others are; Mrs Olapeju Abiola-Laogun (Ministry of Health); Mrs Boade Shaniyi (Ministry of Information and Civic Orientation); Mrs Falimat Sodamade (High Court of Justice); Mrs Idayat Abdulraman Alarape (Ministry of Justice); Mrs Oyebola Adeoye (Ministry of Education) and Mr Diran Fashesin (Representative of the Office of the Governor).
Performing the inauguration of the committee, Governor Oyetola said it was put in place to ensure deserved place for women and children.