•Seizes Being Member For Failure To Pay Dues
THE internal crisis rocking the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has assumed a disturbing dimension as a High Court sitting in Makurdi, the Benue State capital Friday finally sent the embattled national chairman of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Iyorchia Ayu out of office.
The court also ruled that Senator Ayu can no longer hold office as the national chairman of the party “having lost membership of the party in his Igyorov council ward of Gboko local governmentarea of the state.
A member of the party, Engr. Conrad Terhide Utaan had dragged Ayu to court after his Igyorov ward executive committee suspended him after passing a vote of no confidence on him.
In the suit No: MHC/85/2023, Engr Utaan, sought among other reliefs, a declaration that, Dr. Ayu is no longer fit and qualified to hold office as the national chairman of the PDP, having lost membership of theparty in his Igyorov council ward of Gboko, where he first registered as a member of the party.
He also sought a declaration of court that Ayu cannot hold himself out, function and preside over the affairs of the PDP as its national secretariat having seized to enjoy all the rights and privileges of membership by virtue of his suspension by the ward executive committee of the party in his Igyorov council ward of Gboko localgovernment area.
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