Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has appointed Permanent Secretary, Bureau of Chieftaincy Affairs, Adeniyi Familoni, as Judge of the High court of Ekiti State.
The appointment follows the recommendation of the National Judicial Council, which found Familoni suitable for the appointment.
Familoni began his career as a Legal Officer in the Ondo State Ministry of Justice in 1996, and later, Ekiti State Ministry of Justice where he, at various times, held offices as Director, Law Review, Director Citizens Rights, Director Civil Litigations and Director Public Prosecutions.
He was appointed Permanent Secretary in the Ekiti State Civil Service in April 2019 and posted to Bureau of Chieftaincy Affairs.
Governor Fayemi will formally swear in Familoni on Tuesday, January 19 at the Conference Hall, Governor’s Office, Ado- Ekiti by 10am.