By Auta Obadiah Dauda
The People’s Democratic Party in Lere Local Government of Kaduna State has suspended its caretaker chairman, Alh Tasiu Bala for issues ranging from anti-party activities, misappropriation of funds, not calling for regular meetings, disregard to the party’s stakeholders and gross misconduct which led to the decamping of many party faithfuls to other parties.
This is contained in a letter dated 19th May, 2020 and signed by the party executives in Lere Local Government.
The Executive Committee ratified the decisions taken at the meeting of 18th May, 2020 which was appropriately communicated and conveyed to all members and supporters. “Section 16 (2) (a) of the PDP Constitution provides that we shall identify and resolve political issues. We identified Alhaji Tasiu Bala as the cause of the political problems in Lere Local Government PDP.
” The suspension is effective from 19th May 2020 and Disciplinary Committee is set up and mandated to investigate the above allegations strictly and follow the constitution of the People Democratic Party as amended in 2017.
“Hon Salisu Kula, the Deputy Chiarman, Caretaker Committee shall take over the leadership of the party on acting capacity pending when the issues are resolved.