Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has suspended the Caretaker Chairman of Ondo West Local Government, Mr. Ebenezer Akinsulire.
In a statement signed by Segun Ajiboye, Chief Press Secretary to the governor, the suspension is with immediate effect.
"The Governor's directive was based on a petition against Akinsulire , in which he was alleged of various offences, including gross misconduct.
"Governor Akeredolu has also given directive that the DLGA takes over the running of the affairs of the LGA until further notice.
"The Governor has set up an investigative panel to look into all the allegations leveled against Akinsulire and come up with appropriate recommendation on the matter," the statement read.
Akeredolu also warned other political office holders in the State that the administration has zero tolerance for any act that may tarnish the image of the government.