By Musa Sunusi Ahmad
Kaduna State Working Committee (SWC) of the People’s Democratic Party
(PDP) after preliminary hearing on party discipline resolved and
suspended Senator Suleiman Hunkiyi, Dr Mato Dogara (Lere local
government) and five others for anti-party activities.
Other suspended members are Ibrahim Lazuru (Lere Local Government) Dr
John Danfulani (Kachia Local Government)
Lawal Imam Adamu (Soba Local Government) Ubale Salmanduna (Zaria Local
Government) Hon. Hashim Garba (Kubau Local Government)
According to a statement issued at the end of the SWC meeting and
signed by Abraham Alberah Catoh
State Publicity Secretary,
PDP, their suspension is in line with the provision of the party
constitution as provided in Section 57(3) 2017, as amended.
“That the said members stand suspended from the party from today, the
16th day of may, 2020 and will be expected to appear before the
Disciplinary committee on a date and time to be announced by the
“The SWC further resolved that Col. Dauda Albehu Gora, is not a
registered member of the PDP and therefore, he is an impersonator.
“The party has submitted his name to all security Agencies to take
note of his activities. We shall take necessary action against him
should he continue with his activities against the PDP” the publicity
Meanwhile, one of the suspended member, Dr Danfulani in his reaction
said, he has not been served but based on what I told him as content
of the statement, suspending them based on allegation of anti party
activities without given them fair hearing is uncalled for and should
not be taken serious.
Efforts to reach other suspended members for their reaction did not
yield any result.