The Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has suspended the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr Modupe Alade, for alleged incompetence.
The suspension is contained in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Governor, Idowu Adelusi, in Ado Ekiti on Thursday.
The CPS said that the governor has subsequently directed the State Head of Service, Dr Olugbenga Faseluka, to oversee the office of the SSG pending her resumption.
According to the statement, the suspension will last for three months
Alade was the Treasurer of Ayo Fayose Campaign organization prior to the June 21 governorship election in Ekiti State before her appointment as the SSG.
She retired from the State Civil service as a Permanent Secretary, during which she traversed many Ministries like Education, Local Government Affairs, among others.
The embattled SSG hails from Ifaki Ekiti in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of the State.