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Elechi to be soon suspended by PDP

2015-02-23 17:26
Nigerian President and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) Goodluck Jonathan waves to supporters during a rally in Maiduguri on January 24, 2015. Boko Haram fighters have killed 15 villagers near Maiduguri, the epicen ~ TUNJI OMIRIN

Ebonyi - Governor Martin Elechi of the People's Democratic Party will be suspended by his own party due to his alleged anti-state activities in Ebonyi, Vanguard reported.

Over the weekend the leadership of the PDP met to discuss of whether to expel or suspend Elechi over his misconduct.

Publicity Secretary of PDP, Apostle Benjamin Obaji, has disclosed that the decision rests solely upon the National Secretariat of the party.

Also read: Ebonyi Assembly moves to impeach Elechi

Elechi has been accused of sponsoring the Labour Party in terms of programmes and working closely with candidates for the upcoming general elections.

The PDP vows it will take action soon against Governor Elechi.

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