The All Progressives Congress (APC) has clarified the reason it suspended Ibikunle Amosun, legislative leader of Ogun, and Rochas Okorocha, his Imo partner.
TheCable had revealed that the team were suspended by the national working advisory group (NWC) of the decision party.
In an announcement on Friday, Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC representative, said the two governors were suspended over enemy of gathering exercises.
Issa-Onilu said Osita Okechukwu, chief general of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), and Usani, priest of Niger Delta undertakings, have additionally been suspended.
He included that Rotimi Akeredolu, legislative head of Ondo state, was questioned likewise for “hostile to party exercises”.
“The national working board (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended the Governor of Ogun state, Ibikunle Amosun and the Imo state representative, Owelle Rochas Okorocha for hostile to party exercises,” he said in an announcement.
“The NWC has likewise taken a choice to suggest the ejection of the suspended people to the national official advisory group (NEC) of the gathering.
“The NWC has additionally issued a question to the legislative leader of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu over his glaring enemy of gathering exercises, which extraordinarily influenced the fortunes of our applicants in the as of late led presidential and national get together decisions in the state.
“The gathering explored the sequential enemy of gathering exercises of the concerned people previously and amid the last presidential and national get together decisions in their separate states and made plans to implement party discipline in accordance with our constitution.
“The NWC noticed how the suspended individuals have kept on battling transparently for different gatherings and competitors that are obscure to our extraordinary gathering, even while they have established themselves to restriction to APC hopefuls in their particular states.
“We wish to repeat that any individual from our gathering who makes any move exclusively or in accordance with the mandates of the suspended individuals to undermine our gathering’s hopefuls in the coming governorship and House of Assembly races would confront disciplinary activities.”
The APC representative solicited the individuals from the gathering to slight mandates of the suspended people.