Wednesday, 6 March 2019

From 17 local gov't, Abia SDP suspends members for anti-party

The Social
Democratic Party in Abia State,  through the state working committee  has
suspended the 17 chairmen of its local
government chapters for alleged support of ikpeazu .
 Chief Chidi
Nwosu,who is the party chairperson announced the suspension, on
Wednesday, while addressing newsmen on
the details  of a party meeting in
Umuahia .
The party also set up a seven - member panel
to “further investigate appropriately the
actions of the chairmen ”.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the
chairmen were suspended for adopting
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu as their candidate
for the March 9 governorship poll.
Aside from adopting Ikpeazu, the chairmen
advised the SDP’ s governorship candidate,
Dr . Blessing Nwagba , to drop her ambition
and step down from the race .
the SDP Working Committee
dissociated itself from the purported
adoption, saying that the action of the
chairmen did not represent the position of
the party .
Nwosu said , “ The chairmen took the
unilateral decision, contrary to the position
of our party at the national and state
chapter, which amounted to anti-party
activity . ”
( NAN)
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