FG confirms Olatunde Oladeji Alabi as substantive CMD for FMC, Lokoja
The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of Dr Olatunde Oladeji Alabi as a substantive Chief Medical Director of the Federal Medical Center, Lokoja.
Osinbajo, today, approved the appointment of Alabi and 13 new CMDs/MDs of Federal Medical Centers, Teaching Hospitals and Specialty Centers.
Alabi, a former Chairman, Medical Advisory Council (CMAC), has been Acting CMD since the expiration of his predecessor’s tenure in 2016.
Alabi is a consultant obstetrician/ gynaecologist.
Before his confirmation as the Chief Medical Director, his position as Acting CMD sparked series of controversy and protest within Lokoja, the Kogi State capital.
Some group who were against his operation at the hospital, wrote a petition against him (Olatunde Oladeji Alabi) to the Kogi State governor and the Speaker Kogi State House of Assembly for onward delivery to the Acting President.