The Ondo State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has announced the suspension of 22 members of the party, following their roles before and during last Saturday’s governorship election, which the party lost. Some of the suspended members belong to the Ali Modu Sheriff’s faction of the party.
The sanctioned members include Mr. Biyi Poroye, Denis Alonge, Ebenezer Alabi, Olabisi Johnson, Olu Ogunye, Omololu Meroyi, Yemi Ajonibode Musa Megida, Isaac Alase, Sola Ebiseni, Ademola Genty, Yemisi Akinyemiju, Dare Emiola, Yemisi Akinmade, Ade Adebawore, Bakita Bello and Adegboruwa Taiwo .
The party also suspended Mr. Omowole Oluwagbehinmi, Gbamila Ogunji, Abiye Ademoyegun, Johnson Alabi and Dara Akinbobola.
This was stated in a letter signed by the Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Banji Okunomo.
In the letter, the party said it carried out the punishment on the affected members “In line with Section 57 of the constitution of our party and the inherent powers conferred on the State Working Committee of the party.”
The party directed the affected members to appear before the disciplinary committee on Monday December 5, 2016 at the party secretariat in Akure, the state capital.