A member of House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has been suspended by his party; the All Progressives Congress for alleged anti-party activities.
Jibrin, who is representing Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State was suspended for the next 12 months.
According to a statement signed by the chairman of the APC in Bebeji, Suleiman Gwarmai, the suspension takes effect immediately.
The decision according to Gwarmai follows a petition received by the APC executive committee of Bebeji Local Government and an investigation by a seven-man committee.
“Upon a petition received by the APC executive committee of Bebeji Local Government, a seven-man committee was inaugurated to investigate all the issues raised by the petitioner, the statement read in part.
“After a thorough investigation, the committee submitted its report and recommendations to the Local Government executive which subsequently met and adopt as follows:
“That having confirmed various anti-party activities by Hon. Abdulmuminu Jibrin Kofa which was found contrary to some provisions of the party’s constitution, ranging from article 21, paragraph A (ii) (V) and (Vii) the executive committee adopted the report and hereby suspended Hon. Kofa with immediate effect for 12 months.