Babangida Aliyu has finally been suspended by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
News Mail Nigeria reports that the former governing party suspended the former Niger State Governor for working against the re-election of former President, Goodluck Jonathan in 2015 among other allegations.
Mr Aliyu was suspended via a communique issued on Monday after their meeting in the state capital, Minna.
This news platform gathered that the communique was signed by 8 ward chairmen of the PDP in the state.
The communique was signed by eight ward chairmen of the party out of the ten in the LGA. Babangida Aliyu was accused of sponsoring the APC with N450 million to defeat his own party, PDP.
They listed the allegations as follows:
“Causing disaffection within the party hierarchy after several attempts at making peace which he has either rebuffed or frustrated.
Anti-party activities leading to cracks in the party including insubordination to the authority of the then-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan which caused loss of government at Federal and State levels.
Funding of opposition APC in 2015 with the sum of N450 million to defeat his own party the PDP in Niger State in 2015.
Refusal to participate and attend party activities.
Undermining and working against the resolution of party organs, especially the State Caucus.
Causing division that has led to the inability to resolve the issues surrounding the position of State Legal Adviser zoned to his own Local Government Area.”