BEVERLY HILLS, CA, November 12, (THEWILL) – The leadership of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has written to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) notifying it of the suspension of Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje, Dr. Sam Sam Jaja, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Amb. Ibrahim Kazaure from the party.
The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, disclosed this in a statement issued on Tuesday, saying the National Working Committee, in a letter dated November 12 and signed by the National Chairman, Alhaji . Bamanga Tukur, informed INEC of their suspension on Monday, November 11 for engaging in anti-party activities in violation of the provisions of the PDP Constitution.
He said the decision of the NWC was in exercise of its powers under section 57 (3) of the PDP constitution, 2012 (as amended) and in the overall interest of the party and its members.