YPP suspends Imo chairman over gross misconduct, abuse of office


The Young Progressives Party (YPP) has suspended its chairman in Imo, Mr Victor Diala over alleged gross misconduct and abuse of office.

The party’s National Working Committee (NWC) mandated Hon. Kingsley Nwahiri to take over and discharge the duties of the suspended chairman pending the outcome of the party’s special investigation.

The party also reinstated its Orsu Local Government Area chairman, Chief Bernard Uzoeto, its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Egbeola Wale-Martins, stated on Sunday in Abuja.

Orsu Local Government Area of Imo is made up of autonomous communities including Ihitenansa, Amaruru, Amazu, Amaebu, Amannachi, Awo-Idemili, Asaa Ubirielem, Eziawa, Umuhu Okabia, Orsu Ihiteukwa, Okwu Ufuruaku, Okwu Amaraihe, and Okwu Etiti.

“Sequel to the NWC’s actions of Saturday, Sept. 9 and consequent upon extended deliberations the NWC approved the immediate suspension of the Imo chairman of the YPP, Mr Victor Diala.

“This is based on the provisions of…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper