POLITICS BORNO: APC Chairman Suspended For Gross Maladministration
The chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, in Hawul Local Government Area, Alhaji Borno: APC chairman, has been suspended indefinitely.
The suspension came on Friday, following what the party executives described as gross maladministration by the chairman in conducting party affairs in the local government.
According to the party executives, who signed the petition and handed over to the state party chairman and secretary in Maiduguri, they have done their part to see that his conduct did not put the party into crises but as he was not forthcoming, they were left with no option than to suspend him from the party.
In a letter, which was signed by 27 executives of the party in the local government and made available to DAILY POST in Maiduguri, the party leadership said they met on Wednesday, September 23, 2020, and reviewed the conduct of the chairman as an act capable of embarrassing the party, hence took the decision to suspend him.
The letter reads:
“The offences are disobedience to party rules and regulations, where the chairman refuses to participate in the just-concluded party primaries for the forthcoming local government election, knowing well that the primaries were directive from the party secretariat as he along with some thugs attempted to sabotage the process.
“Use of thugs in trying to compel ward executives and other officers to align with his plan for mischief to cause confusion during the last party primaries for the forthcoming elections.