The Peoples Democratic Party’s, PDP, National Executive Committee, NEC, deputy national officers and some members have called for the resignation of the Acting National Chairman, Uche Secondus, and that of the board of trustees, Haliru Mohammed.
This is contained in a statement issued to newsmen in Abuja, on Monday by the deputy national youth leader, Dennis Alonge-Niyi; the deputy national legal adviser, Bashir Maidugu; the deputy national organizing secretary, Okey Nnaedozie and the deputy national publicity secretary, Abdullahi Jalo.
The statement also call for the resignation of the national publicity secretary of the party, Olisa Metuh.
“We hereby strongly dissociate the Peoples Democratic Party from the ongoing trials of Dr. Bello Haliru Mohammed (Acting Chairman of Board of Trustees) and Chief Olisa Metuh (National Publicity Secretary) on various charges of anti graft agencies”, the statement says.
“We urge the National Caucus and the Board of Trustees as a matter of urgency to convene a meeting of NEC to address all these burning issues. Any further delay will exacerbate the situation,” it added.