Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has approved the establishment of a Fact Finding Committee to look into the activities of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, EKSUTH, Ado-Ekiti, in its bid to reposition the tertiary health care institution.
The committee is to look into the activities of the institution from 2013 to date. The members 8-members committee as approved by Governor Fayemi are: Prof. (Mrs) Ebun Adejuyigbe, the Chairman, Prof Deji Agboola, Prof Simi Odeyinka, Prof Ayo Omotoso Others are: Dr Walter Yemi Olatunde, Mr Ayoola Owolabi, Engr Tunde Alabi, Mr. J.A Obaparusi, as Secretary.
The Chief Press Secretary, CPS, to the Governor, Mr. Yinka Oyebode, said the Committee is empowered to carry out the following tasks: to look into the leadership quality of the Hospital in terms of the roles of the Governing Board, the Chief Medical Director and other principal Officers.
Look into the financial management of the Hospital including statutory Allocations and Internally Generated Revenue over the recommended period and determine whether it was in compliance with appropriate regulation.
Investigate the application of funds, particularly special grants, loans meant for specific projects in order to determine the status of such projects and their relevance for further funding.
Examine the processes and structures of the mechanism for the discipline of staff and students/interns in the Hospital in order to ascertain compliance with due process and rule of law.
The committee is to turn in its report and recommendations within four weeks.