The Ekiti State Government has suspended the Chief Medical Director, CMD of State Specialist Hospital Ikere-Ekiti, Dr Olaolu Olubiyi for alleged gross misconduct .
The State Ministry of Health and Human Services announced the suspension on a statement made available to newsmen in Ado-Ekiti.
According to the statement, Dr Olubiyi was suspended by the State Hospitals Management Board following the allegation of gross misconduct reported against him which established the fact that he violated Ekiti Public Service Rules.
The statement explains that the Suspended CMD has been prohibited from carrying out his official duties pending further investigation in line with the provisions of the State Public Service Rules.
It further directs him to hand over his duties as CMD of the State State Specialist Hospital, Ikere to Dr Akinsipe Catherine Iyabo with immediate effect .
While stressing the commitment of Government to rewarding excellent performance, dilligence and dedication to duties , the statement however says Government will not look away when Government officials do not abide by the Code of Conduct for Public Officers.