The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State has taken an intense dimension as a faction of the party on Friday suspended Senator Iyiola Omisore over allegations of anti-party activities.
This is contained in a statement issued and signed by the party’s chairman, Mr. Soji Adagunodo and the Secretary, Mr. Bola Ajao.
Omisore and some other chieftains of the party were suspended for anti-party activities today, November 25, 2016, the statement said.
Apart from Omisore, the Adagunodo-led executive also suspended the chairman of the other faction of the party, Dr. Bayo Faforiji; Bunmi Jenyo; Chief Ojo Williams and Bade Falade for the same offence, The Punch reports.
The statement read, ” The state executive committee received recommendation from various wards to local governments and senatorial districts, to suspend the following PDP members : Dr. Bayo Faforiji, Senator Iyiola Omisore, Rev. Bunmi Jenyo, Chief Ojo Williams and Hon Bade Falade.
“In accordance with the provisions of the PDP constitution, and inherent powers vested on the the State executive committee of the party, the said individuals are hereby suspended as recommended.”
“The Adagunodo-led faction said Omisore should go and clear his name from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission before seeking to participate in the affairs of party.”