The Peoples’ Democratic Party in Niger state has suspended former Governor, Dr. Babangida Aliyu over allegations of anti-party activities.
According to a communique issued at the end of an emergency Stakeholders’ meeting in Minna on Monday, the issue was as a result of 6 weighty allegations against the former governor.
The Chanchaga local Area chapter of the party finds them very disturbing and inimical to its progress.
Former Governor Aliyu is accused of working against former President Goodluck Jonathan and the party’s Governorship candidate in Niger state, Alhaji Umar Nasko by supporting and funding the opposition All Progressives Congress in 2015 with the sum of N450million to defeat the PDP.
Dr. Aliyu is said to have Refused to participate and attend party activities; Undermining and working against the resolutions of party organs especially the state caucus and causing division that has led to inability to resolve the issues surrounding the position of state legal adviser that has been unoccupied since 2015 in his own Local Government Area.
The meeting was attended by 8 ward Chairmen of the party out of the 11 wards in Chanchaga Local Government Area.