In Summary
  • Geoffrey Langat had served as CEO for 13 years at the hospital sponsored by the African Gospel Church in Kenya, with major donors being institutions in the United States of America.
  • The move on Thursday came one and a half months after Tenwek's board sent the officers on paid leave for reasons that were not disclosed.
  • Dr Robert Langat, an AGC bishop who chairs the board, communicated the changes in a memo to staff, in which he said the managers had taken "early voluntary retirement".

Four senior managers of Tenwek Hospital in Bomet County, including the chief executive officer, have been sacked.

Geoffrey Langat had served as CEO for 13 years at the hospital sponsored by the African Gospel Church in Kenya, with major donors being institutions in the United States of America.

The move on Thursday came one and a half months after Tenwek's board sent the officers on paid leave for reasons that were not disclosed.

Administrative Services Director Raymond Byegon, Risk and Audit Director John Sang and Maintenance Manager Joseph Maiyo are the other bosses who were fired.

Finance Director Shem Sang was appointed action CEO and tasked by the board with ensuring the roles of the other three are handled.

"VOLUNTARY RETIREMENT"

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