The Senator Ali Modu Sheriff – led People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday overturned the suspension of party members in Abia. A statement jointly released to journalists by Sheriff and his National Secretary, Prof. Wale Oladipo, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja.
Sheriff described the suspension of Chidi Nwosu (Umuahia South) Emeka Ejiogu (Umuahia North) and Chukwuemeka Osoagbaka (Ikwuano) as a witch-hunt. ”The attention of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the PDP has been drawn to the purported suspension of some of our party members by the Abia State Chapter,” the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quoted Sheriff as saying in the statement.
”The NWC frowns at a situation where party members are being victimised because of their loyalty to the leadership at the national level.