The All Progressive Congress has suspended a House of Representatives member, Abdul Muminu Jibrin Kofar, representing Bebeji /Kiru Federal Constituency.
A statement signed by APC Chairman Bebeji local government area of Kano state, Alhaji Sulaiman Sabo Gwarmai on 30th July, said the suspension was premise on the adoption of the committee report on anti-party activities of Abdul Muminu Jibrin Kofar contrary to some provisions of the party’s constitution.
According to the release,’’ ranging from article 21, paragraph A (ii) (v) and (vii) the executive committee adopted the report and hereby suspend Abdul Muminu Jibrin Kofar for 12 months.’’
The statement said the executive committee also adopted the committee’s recommendation urging the state executive committee to recommend to the national executive the immediate expulsion of the lawmaker from the party for various offenses.
‘’The offenses which were also found to be contrary to article 21. Paragraph A(ii) (v) and (xi) of the party constitution, ’the statement said.
Solacebase gathered that the federal lawmaker who was the campaign Director-General, Gbajabiamila/Wase Speakership team had been having a running battle with the APC state chairman, Abdullahi Abbas.
Many believe that this and many more may not be unconnected to him losing out in the scheme of event at the house.