Hoodlums suspected to be political thugs on Tuesday invaded All Progressive Congress, APC
Secretariat in Enugu state when Bar, Ben Nwoye was briefing the press and forcefully collected TVC and NTA camera respectively.
Hundreds of thugs suspected to be aggrieved members of the party stormed the secretariat together with some men carrying AK-47 and disrupted the State working committee, SWC meet.
Earlier, the state chairman of the party, Dr. Nwoye has announced the suspension of Hon Eugene Odo, Flavour Eze, Ada Ogbu and El Aja as the resolution of SWC of the party over anti-party activities during ward congress.
Nwoye disclosed that the suspension was necessary following the report and recommendation of the investigative and disciplinary committee.
Recall that Dr. Nwoye raised alarm over the missing result sheets during the ward congress in Enugu on 30th July 2021. He said that Dr Ijeoma Ariodiogbu displayed the sensitive materials on Friday but later packed all the sensitive material and went away.
“This meeting was to discuss the preliminary report of the investigative and disciplinary committee on the disappearance of result sheets during APC Ward Congress in Enugu
“Based on the report, the committee made the following findings, that there is a high-level conspiracy as some of the party leaders hijacked the result sheets through the congress committee chairman, Dr Ijeoma Ariodiogbu, that Hon Eugene Odo, Ada Ogbu, Flavour Eze and Hon El Aja were directly in the position of collecting fictitious names, that Eugene Odo, Princess Ada Ogbu and other co-cospirators influenced the chairman to hand over the sensitive materials to them.
“Based on these findings, the committee made some recommendations that Hon Eugene Odo, Flavour Eze, Princes Ada Ogbu and El Aja should be suspended from the party and that the investigation should continue to find out other high placed party members involved.
“That same report should be forwarded to Imo state APC to commence investigation on the activities of Dr Ijeoma during the ward congress in Enugu. The report should also be forwarded to the National chairman to investigate Dr Ijeoma over his conduct during the congress in Enugu”, he said.
He disclosed the investigative and disciplinary committee was put together immediately after the party leadership in the state noticed a foul play which was chaired by Chief Anike Nwoga, Dr Oby Aji as secretary and Chief Chuks Adibe as a member.
Hear him, “During our investigation, we found out that the sensitive material was disposed to the custody of Hon Eugene Odo who took those materials to the South East secretariat of the party and sought the services of those who wrote reports for them. According to the report, Princess Ada Ogbu was in charge of collecting fake names from the 77 wards in Enugu East senatorial district, Hon Eugene Odo was vested with the responsibility of collecting fake names from 102 wards in Enugu North, The Minister’s PA, Mr Flavour Eze collected fictitious names from Udi and Ezeagu comprising 40 wards while El Aja collected names from 41 wards from Aninri, Oji River and Awgu”, he said