Connect with us


APC ward executives deny suspending Jimoh Ibrahim



The All Progressives Congress (APC), Igbotako Ward II in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, has disowned the purported suspension of Sen. Jimoh Ibrahim, representing Ondo South in the National Assembly being circulated on social media.

Chairman of APC in the ward, Mr Adetokunbo Omotola, stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Okitipupa.

Senator Jimoh Ibrahim

Omotola said that rather than the purported suspension, the party’s ward executives had passed a vote of confidence in Ibrahim.

He said that APC in the ward was also standing by the senator in his pursuit of justice on the last governorship primary.

“As the Chairman of APC in Igbotako ward II, Sen. Ibrahim is still a bona fide member of our party and we stand firm by him to get justice on the last governorship primary.

“No fewer than 25 ward executives have passed vote of confidence in Ibrahim. Therefore, any other letter being circulated as suspending Ibrahim is null and void,” Omotola said.

Meanwhile, Ibrahim’s aide, Mr Banji Okunomo, in an interview with NAN, described the purported suspension as mere drama, laced with politics.

According to him, the purported suspension of the senator is a fluke.

“We are not aware of the suspension letter signed by unknown ward executives but only heard that a vote of confidence has passed in Ibrahim,” Okunomo said.

NAN reports that in the two documents circulating on the social media, the suspension letter was signed by 16 ward executives, while the vote of confidence letter was signed by 25 ward executives.

NAN also reports that the crisis within the party was not unconnected with the case filled by Ibrahim before an Abuja High Court challenging the April 20 governorship primary which produced Lucky Aiyedatiwa as the candidate for the Nov. 16 governorship poll.


Entertainment2 mins ago

Korra Obidi’s ex-husband celebrates being the most trolled on Facebook

Entertainment3 mins ago

Korra Obidi’s Ex-Husband, Justin Dean Celebrates Being The Most Trolled On Facebook

Entertainment6 mins ago

Ex-manager of Oritsefemi exposes him after claiming he accommodated Burna Boy

News7 mins ago

I took him as a brother, but he backstabbed me – Yul Edochie on why he missed Junior Pope’s burial

Entertainment20 mins ago

AY Makun Sparks Reactions Over His Comment on Feminisim, Months After Split From Wife

Entertainment29 mins ago

My Wife Was Pregnant For Another Man Inside Marriage – Singer, Harrysong

Entertainment48 mins ago

Kizz Daniel wows audience in London with stage coughing

Entertainment59 mins ago

Justin Dean faces criticism over ‘unhealthy’ obsession with former wife, Korra Obidi

Entertainment1 hour ago

Pastor Tobi speaks amid allegations of fathering Kayode Olanrewaju’s kids

Entertainment1 hour ago

Ossai Ovie Success berates Paul Okoye for ‘disrespecting’ his in-law at his traditional marriage

News1 hour ago

JUST IN: After Emir Of Bichi, Alhaji Aliyu Ibrahim Abdulkadir Also Accepts Removal From Office As Emir Of Gaya

News1 hour ago

Lawmaker to slam N10bn lawsuit on Venita and BBNaija organisers for ‘defaming’ Tiv nation

Entertainment1 hour ago

“Family Time With My Guys”- Kunle Afod Shows Off His 4 Children (All Boys) As They Steps Out In Style To Celebrate Children Day (Watch video)

Enews1 hour ago

“Family Time With My Guys”- Kunle Afod Shows Off His 4 Children (All Boys) As They Steps Out In Style To Celebrate Children Day (Watch video)

Entertainment1 hour ago

Justin Dean dragged over obsession with ex-wife, Korra Obidi