2023: APC suspends Ogun lawmaker

The All Progressives Congress in Ogun State has suspended a serving lawmaker and former deputy speaker of the State Home of Meeting, Dare Kadiri, indefinitely for alleged anti-party actions.

Mr Kadiri’s suspension was made public by way of a report collectively signed by the Ward 11 Basic Secretary and Ward Councillor, Olarenwaju Abiodun and Sobonojo Adeniyi respectively, in Ijebu north native authorities and made out there to journalists in Abeokuta on Sunday.

The lawmaker had not too long ago hosted the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP), Ladi Adebutu, barely two weeks in the past and vowed to not work for Governor Dapo Abiodun in subsequent yr’s election.

It’ll even be recalled that Mr Kadiri was additionally prominently talked about within the travail of the Speaker of the Ogun state Home of Meeting, Olakunle Oluomo, who’s at the moment being investigated by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC.

The occasion within the report accused Mr Kadiri of hobnobbing with the opposition.

“The 19 out of the twenty seven Exco members unanimously agreed and voted for the indefinite suspension of Hon. Oluwadare Kadiri (Maba) from ward 11 APC,” the report learn.

The State Publicity Secretary of APC, Tunde Oladunjoye, confirmed the suspension saying it was a choice taken on the ward stage.

However Mr Kadiri dismissed the suspension, saying “these behind it are solely a jobless set of individuals.”

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“They’re only a faction and I don’t even recognise their chairman,” he stated in response to the suspension.

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“He was not even elected, I don’t understand how he’s now parading himself as my chairman. He’s not the elected chairman. The case remains to be in court docket, they’re nonetheless attempting to find out who the genuine chairman of this ward.

“Are you able to construct one thing on nothing? No one invited me, I don’t know my offense, they’re silly.

“Once I see an official letter from the occasion, I already know what to do. There are procedures in all places, they need to go and search for jobs.

“I didn’t obtain any letter to that impact, I’m simply seeing it on social media. I’ve not seen any official letter from them and because of this I think about it as a mere social media stunt.”

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