Breaking: APC Suspends Okorocha, Amosun; Recommends Expulsion
The governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun and his counterpart in Imo State, Rochas Okorocha have been suspended by the All Progressives Congress, APC.
The news of the suspension was first disclosed at the National Working Committing meeting held on Friday in Abuja.
The decision was confirmed by the party’s spokesperson, Lanre Isa-Onilu, Friday evening.
The NWC also recommended the expulsion of the governors from the ruling party.
The duos were suspended for alleged anti-party activities.
The party also suspended the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru, and the Director General of Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu.
Both governors had had a battle with the National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole for sidelining their preferred candidate in the upcoming governorship election.
The governor also swore to work against their parties while their candidates defected to other political parties to actualize their political aspirations.