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OSUN: APC suspends ex-SSG, ex-Speaker, 24 other Aregbesola allies

THE State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, today, suspended another 26 members of the party for creating factions within its fold.

The suspension came barely 24 hours after 84 members of the party were expelled for allegedly involving in anti-party activities.

A statement by the Osun APC chairman, Tajudeen Lawal, said allegations against the affected members, who all are supporters of the ex-governor, Rauf Aregbesola, were treated by the Disciplinary Committee of the party, while its findings were deliberated upon by the State Executive Committee.

Prominent among those suspended are; ex-Secretary to the State Government, Moshood Adeoti; and an Executive Director, Business and Marketing NICOMSAT Abuja, Najeem Salaam; who was Speaker of the State House of Assembly during Aregbesola’s tenure as governor.

Also on the list are Senator Mudasiru Hussain, who currently serves as Osun State Commissioner in the National Population Commission; ex-commissioners during Aregbesola’s tenure, Adelani Baderinwa, Sikiru Ayedun and Kazeem Salami.

Others suspended are; the chairman of the defunct The Osun Progressives,  Adelowo Adebiyi; ex-Deputy State APC chairman, Adesiji Azeez; and ex-Assistant Chief of Staff to the governor, Gbenga Akano.

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