The National Working Committee (NWC) of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has refuted the purported suspension of Rabiu Kwankwaso, the 2023 statesmanlike campaigner of the party.
The party’s nationalist auditor, Ladipo Johnson, stated this astatine a quality league connected Wednesday astatine the NNPP nationalist office successful Abuja.
Johnson, a erstwhile spokesperson for the Kwankwaso Presidential Campaign Council, declared that the suspension was null and void.
A faction of the party, headed by its erstwhile Board of Trustees (BoT) chairman, Boniface Aniebonan, suspended Kwankwaso connected Tuesday for six months implicit alleged anti-party activities aft a parallel National Executive Committee (NEC) gathering successful Lagos.
It besides appointed the erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the party, Major Agbo, arsenic the acting nationalist chairman.
Johnson, however, said that Aniebonam and Agbo were suspended for 3 months connected Aug. 24 for engaging successful unwholesome acts earlier they were aboriginal expelled from the party.
He added that the party’s NEC, astatine its gathering connected Tuesday successful Abuja monitored by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), took definite decisions, including the predetermination of caller nationalist officials, the alteration of the party’s logo, and the expulsion of Aniebonam and Agbo.
“Is it not comic that each those radical either suspended oregon expelled would stitchery determination and assertion to person suspended Kwankwaso and besides dissolve the NWC?
“The jokers besides appointed a CTC made up of those radical who person ceased to beryllium members of the enactment by virtuousness of our constitution,” helium added.