PDP Ukwa West suspends Abia commissioner, LG boss over alleged anti-party activities


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State in Ukwa west, has suspended Chief Sylvanus Nwaji, the Transition Committee Chairman of Ukwa West Local Government Area of the state from the party until further notice for alleged anti-party activities

Others suspended alongside Nwaji included a Commissioner in the Board of Abia state Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (ASOPADEC), Barr. Henry Chilaka.

Speaking during the stakeholders’ meeting in Ukwa West LGA, on Sunday, the party Chairman in ukwa west, Elder Dike Ogbonna, informed members that Chief S.U Nwaji and Barr. Henry Chilaka had illegally summoned a party meeting without his knowledge, a development, which he said, was against the PDP constitution.

The PDP Chairman pointed out that the party’s constitution stipulates, “It is only the party Chairman that has the powers to summon the Local Government Area Congress, which Henry and his Cohorts did severally without any iota of fear.”

Meanwhile, leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ukwa West local government area of Abia state, have passed a vote of no confidence on the member representing Ukwa West state constituency in Abia House of Assembly, Hon. Godwin Adiele for alleged poor performances since assumption of office.

The party also in a statement on Sunday, revealed that it has resolved to kick-start the lawmaker’s recall process, saying that it would continue to hit its sledge hammer on any erring leaders and members of PDP.