PDP Anambra suspends Nwosu, Anenih over dubious practices, impunity

By Factnews on 18/10/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 1,158


...instructed to appear before disciplinary committee in 7days.

Members of PDP Anambra State Caretaker Committee on Monday suspended Professor A.B.C. Nwosu and Iyom Josephine Anenih as Chairman and Secretary of the committee respectively after passing a vote of no confidence on the pair for their engagement in dishonest practices and several other conducts capable of causing disaffection amongst party members.

In a press release duly signed by the newly appointed Chairman of the PDP Anambra State Caretaker Committee, Hon. Humphrey Nsofor and nine others on behalf of 27 members of the Caretaker committee, Prof. Nwosu and Iyom Anenih were suspended for one month after breaching Section 58(I)(A)(D)(H)(I) of the party's constitution. The committee members also allege that Prof. Nwosu and Iyom Anenih had aided Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi in creating a parallel party organ at the state level.

According to the committee, the PDP at the state level had been completely hijacked by Peter Obi with the assistance of Prof. Nwosu and Iyom Anenih, imposing non-PDP members on the party, starting from Mr. Oseloka Obaze whom he handpicked from his former party, his running mate, the Director General of the Campaign Organization and other members of the campaign team. The members of the committee also registered their dissatisfaction at the manner in which Peter Obi seized the party's caretaker Committee by turning the former Chairman, Prof Nwosu and former Secretary, Iyom Josephine Anenih to his enforcers and errand persons alongside 10 other members of the committee who were offered different appointments in the Gubernatorial campaign as well as appointing them working committee members.

Clearly unhappy with the recent turn of events since Mr. Peter Obi joined the party, the committee lambasted the former Governor for the role he played in the suspension of Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah after providing false and misleading information to the National Headquarters while forcing as many as four aspirants including Senator Stella Oduah to quit the primary election at the 11th hour in protest against the impunity and charade of a primary election where doctored delegate lists were used. They also noted that leading party members like Senator Annie Okonkwo and Elder Linus Ukachukwu have long distanced themselves from the party because of Mr. Peter Obi.

The committee called on Mr. Peter Obi to address the issue of the real cause of the crisis between himself and Gov. Obiano with regards to the N7bn demanded by Obi from the Governor as repayment for the funds being spent during the campaign of Gov. Obiano in 2013 as the continued attempt to sweep the matter under the carpet does not augur well for the party.

Professor A.B.C. Nwosu and Iyom Josephine Anenih have been given seven days to appear before a seven-man disciplinary committee led by Chief Okechukwu Okpara which has been set up to look into these issues.

 

 

Posted on October, 18 2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


You may also like...
We can’t throw Eagles camp open, says Amokachie...

Immortalize Ekwueme; Senate urges FG

Millions of properties destroyed as fire guts Saclux...

Police parade Port Harcourt lawyer, Ken Atsuete’s killers...

Nnamdi Kanu Spits Fire: I’m Ready to Spend...

N-Power: Wrong BVN and Account number reason for...

Communique of the meeting of South-South/Southeast Governors Forum...

OPINION: How Alex Otti ruined Diamond bank -Emmanuel...

My Bond with Your Family Remains Intact ;...

Abia State University To Exchange Programmes With Varsities...

Gov. El-Rufai Takes Drastic Decision To Regulate Religious...

How Abia state disbursed 3rd Tranche of Paris...
News Abia Election Special (3) Abia Supplementary Polls Update (18) Abia Supplementary Result update (22) Appointments (8) Breaking News (197) Business (43) Campus News (3) Crime (128) Economy (112) Education (129) Entertainment (148) Fashion and Style (3) General (846) Health (110) Inside Africa (41) International News (303) Interviews (28) National (1959) Politics (1003) Press Releases (118) Religion (9) Security (129) Sports (431) Technology (24) World News (87)

 

 

Advertisement

 

Latest News Unknown Gunmen abduct Edo traditional ruler APC rejects INEC’s decisions on Rivers, Bauchi Ikpeazu's re-election was free and fair - Opposition Guber candidate Anambra community protests govt agents’ intimidation Tribunal Orders INEC to Allow Buhari, APC Inspect Electoral Materials NLC Demands Full Autonomy for INEC JAMB Fixes 2019 Mock Examination for April 1 'My performance in 4 years will surpass Saraki's 8yrs' - Kwara Senator-elect Atiku, Makinde in closed-door meeting with Obasanjo IPAC congratulates Gov Ikpeazu

 

Most Read Islamic agenda for Nigeria – Pastor Bosun (24,634 views) 47 YEARS AFTER, HIS EXCELLENCY, COMMODORE EBITU UKIWE (Rtd) MAKES THE “OFO NDI IGBO” RECIPIENTS LIST (17,837 views) The show of shame that sealed Justice Uzokwe’s fate (17,677 views) Breaking News : Dr Okezie Ikpeazu resigns from Abia State Environmental Sanitation Agency (ASEPA). (8,005 views) Lawyers accuse Lagos Police of working for PDP (7,510 views) Radio Biafra delivers AM Transmitter (7,255 views) ‘Why fuel scarcity persists’ (6,388 views) Abiriba Kingdom Celebrates as Eze Kalu Kalu Ogbu (IV) marks 14th year on the throne (6,123 views) Cojoined Twins Abby And Brittany Hensel Pose in Bikini (5,981 views) Nurse Justina Obi Ejelonu, one of the nurses that contracted Ebola virus is dead!!! (5,904 views)