Just In: PDP suspends Anyim, Fayose, refers Ortom to disciplinary committee


The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the suspension of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Sen. Pius Anyim and former Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State from the party.

Also suspended were Prof. Dennis Ityavyar (Benue) and Dr Aslam Aliyu (Zamfara).

The party, however, also referred Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue to its National Disciplinary Committee over alleged involvement in anti-party activities.

This party disclosed this in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Debo Ologunagba, in Abuja on Thursday.

Ologunagbasaid that the NWC took the decision after extensive review of its affairs in the country and pursuant to the provisions of the PDP Constitution (as amended in 2017)

He urged all leaders, critical stakeholders and teeming members of PDP across the country to remain united and focused at this critical time.