Yenagoa - The crisis rocking the Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has deepened following the expulsion of the chapter Chairman, Tiwei Oruinimghe, and his deputy, Eddy Julius, by a faction in the party, reports Thisday.
The faction also suspended the party's state Secretary, Daniel Marlin, and the member of the party's Board of Trustees (BoT) representing the state, Peres Peretu,
The faction, operating under the aegis of Integrity Group, accused the suspended party leaders of engaging in anti-party activities.
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Oruinimghe has, however, dismissed the action of the faction, noting that members of the group have been expelled and suspended from the party by the state APC leadership.
He described the action of the group as laughable and ridiculous.
Read more at Thisday.
- News 24