Office of the Permanent Secretary

Mr. O. Bunmi Alade, Permanent Secretary, MEP&B

Functions of Permanent Secretary's Office

The Permanent Secretary is the Chief Administrative Officer as well as the Accounting Officer of the Ministry. He manages and coordinates the day-to-day operations of the Ministry and provides important advice to the Honourable Commissioner. He is responsible for the the efficient effective and economical management of the Ministry.


          Chief Oladipo Bunmi Alade is the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Economic Planning & Budget in Ondo State.  He is the immediate past Acting Chairman of the Ondo State Board of Internal Revenue.

Chief Bunmi Alade has served in various committees in the service of Ondo State Government where he distinguished himself and received various letters of commendations.  These Committees include Ondo State Economic Empowerment and Development Strategy (ODSEEDS), Vision 2020, Public Service Reform Committee, Ondo State Public Sector Governance Reform and Development Project, etc.

          He is an associate and fellow of various professional bodies, amongst which are:-

  • Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, (FCA)
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (FCTI)
  • Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Entrepreneur (FNIE)
  • Fellow, Institute of Finance and Control (FIFC)
  • Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM) etc.

       He served the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) in various capacities at the District, Zonal and National levels, including District Chairman, Zonal Secretary and Conference Director for some years, Committee member, etc.

         Chief Bunmi Alade is widely travelled and have attended various conferences, seminars and workshops both on the shores and offshores of Nigeria, including the last World Congress of Accountants in Rome.

         He has received various awards, commendations and honours, both in his personal life, church, community, institutions and working career.

          He is married to Olajumoke and blessed with promising girl and boys.