Nasarawa: APC Chairman suspended
The executive members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ancho ward, Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State have suspended the parry’s Chairman, Mr. Micha Magaji, over alleged corruption and anti-party activities.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by Mr. Ibrahim Mamuku, the party’s Vice-Chairman in the ward, and 17 others, on Friday in Lafia.
The suspended chairman was alleged to be disloyal to the Gov. Abdullahi Sule-led administration and other stakeholders.
Magaji was also alleged to have embezzled the funds meant for office rent for three years and also diverted office furniture and equipment to his personal use.
According to the party executives, his suspension will make it easier for proper investigation of the allegations leveled against him.
The suspension letter also stated that the officials were awaiting necessary action in order to strengthen the party for victory in future elections.
However, Magaji when contacted denied all the allegations leveled against him, insisting that he had never, at any time, engaged in anti-party activities.
He also said that he had reported the matter to party stakeholders in the council area, adding that they were in the process of addressing it. Nasarawa: APC Chairman suspended