Bauchi PDP sus­pends LG chair, com­mis­sioner over anti-party ac­tiv­i­ties

Daily Trust - - INSIDE POLITICS - From Ahmed Mo­hammed,Bauchi

Bauchi State chap­ter of the Peo­ples Demo­cratic (PDP) has sus­pended the Gi­ade Lo­cal Govern­ment care­taker chair­man, Al­haji Musa Mainari and the state com­mis­sioner of so­cial wel­fare Al­haji Umaru Saleh, over what it termed “anti-party ac­tiv­i­ties”.

The chair­man, Dis­ci­plinary com­mit­tee of the PDP in the lo­cal govern­ment, Al­haji Abubakar Bello Nawaila, while brief­ing news­men yes­ter­day in Bauchi, said the deputy chair­man of the party, seven oth­ers and 12 party ward chair­men have also been sus­pended.

He how­ever, re­futed me­dia re­ports that the PDP chair­man in the lo­cal govern­ment, Al­haji Auwalu Adamu Maidoya has been sacked along with the Fi­nan­cial Sec­re­tary of the party, Al­haji Datti Dan Iya, de­scrib­ing it as base­less.

Al­haji Bello ex­plained that his com­mit­tee had writ­ten its find­ings through the PDP Gi­ade LG work­ing com­mit­tee to the zonal of­fice of the party fol­low­ing an al­le­ga­tion by some mem­bers against some ex­ec­u­tive mem­bers of the party in the state.

He also said the com­mit­tee has writ­ten its find­ings to the ex­ec­u­tive com­mit­tee and the zonal chair­man of the party, in­ti­mat­ing them of the anti party ac­tiv­i­ties of some mem­bers which his com­mit­tee was given the man­date to take dis­ci­plinary mea­sures against.

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