THE Ebonyi State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced the suspension of former governor, Sam Egwu, and 23 other members of the party.
The suspension of the 24 members, which was made available to the media yesterday was part of resolution reached by the State Working Committee (SWC), on November 13, in Abakaliki.
According to the statement signed by the state chairman and secretary of the party, Onyekachi Nwebonyi and Chief Simon Anyigor, respectively, the affected members of the party are required to appear before the party’s Disciplinary Committee to defend themselves.
The statement read in part; “In the resolution of the SWC of 13th November, 2020, they were suspended from the party for anti-party activity. They were accused of planning to destabilise the party by constituting a parallel list of executives, evidence of which have been obtained.
“They are therefore required to appear before the party’s Disciplinary Committee to defend themselves in the allegation on Friday, 20th November, 2020. Failure to comply with this directive attracts outright expulsion from the party.
“According to report, those suspended include; Michael Ama Nnachi, Obinna Ogba, Chukwuma Nwazunku, Sylvester Ogbaga, Livinus Makwe, Chris Usulor, Victor Aleke among others.