The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has suspended the former governor of Enugu state and Senator representing Enugu senatorial district, Senator Chimaroke Nnamani over allegations of anti-party activities.
The party which says the suspension was in pursuant to the provisions of the PDP Constitution (as amended in 2017) approved also suspended Chief Chris Ogbu from Imo State) with effect from today, Friday, January 20, 2023,
In a statement by the PDP ‘s National Publicity Secretary, Hon. Debo Ologunagba said the National Working Committee of the party also approved the suspension of the some Party members in Ekiti State over allegations of anti-party activities.
The suspended members in Ekiti State are; Ayeni Funso (Ekiti North), Ajijola Lateef Oladimeji (Ekiti Central), Emiola Adenike Jennifer (Ekiti South II) Ajayi Babatunde Samuel (Ekiti North II), Olayinka James Olalere (Ekiti Central), Akerele Oluyinka (Ekiti North I) and Fayose Oluwajomiloju John (Ekiti Central I).
According to the statement, the PDP urges all its leaders, critical stakeholders and teeming members across the country to remain united and focused on the mission of the Party to Rescue, Rebuild and Redirect the nation from misrule.
Senator Nnamani was reported to have supported the APC presidential candidature of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu who was his contemporary as a governor between 1999 and 2007.