People Democratic Party, PDP has suspended the national publicity secretary of the party, Olisa Metuh over allegations of party funds.
In a statement released and signed by the Anambra state chapter of party publicity secretary, Kenneth Arinze today August 14th, Mr Metuh’s suspension followed a previous suspension from Otolo Nnewi Ward I, which is his party ward.
The statement reads:
“Following the suspension of Chief Olisa Metuh by the Otolo Ward 1 Nnewi of the PDP (where Olisa hails from) and the ratification of same by the Nnewi North Local Government chapter, the State executive committee, after assessing the weighty allegations against Olisa Metuh and finding them heinous, in compliance with the PDP Constitution, hereby, ratifies the suspension and forward same to the National Working Committee (NWC)”.
The allegations come after workers at the PDP’s national secretariat in Abuja accused the party’s leadership of squandering N12bn in nine months.