APC expels National Ex-officio in Bauchi for alleged anti-party


By Ahmed Ahmed


The All Progressive Congress APC in Gamawa local government area of Bauchi State has expelled the National Ex-Officio of the party, Mr Sirajo Dada for alleged anti party activities during 2023 general elections.



Our correspondents reports that the letter expelling Sirajo Dada from the APC in Gamawa LGA was duly endorsed by 15 members of the EXCO.over his alleged anti party at 2023 Presidential ,National assembly and that of governorship and state assembly elections

Alhaji Ahmed Saleh-Sufa, APC
Chairman in Gamawa LGA made the announcement at a news briefing on Saturday in Gamawa.



He said the decision was taken at the end of an emergency meeting of the Executive Council of the APC in Gamawa LGA following what was discovered as anti-party activities by the National Ex-Officio of the party.



Saleh -Sufa said that, though it was a difficult decision to take, the EXCO had no option but to be hard in order to instill discipline in the party.


“Sirajo Dada really worked against the success of the APC in the LGA during the 2023 General elections. He was caught going round campaigning the candidates of the APC.”


” Dada went against the stance of the APC, he campaigned for the candidate of the PRP for the House of Representatives seat. He was accosted by the leadership of the APC but he glaringly refused to listen.”


“Having refused to be remorseful about what he did, the EXCO met and came to this decision. He is hereby expelled from being a member of the APC in Gamawa LGA,” Saleh-Sufa said.



He added that “we have served him with the letter to that effect and copied the State EXCO through the State Chairman.”

The Chairman commended Amb. Yusuf Tuggar, present Ambassador to Germany for unalloyed support to the party during the 2023 general elections.

He said Amb.Tuggar played a vital role for APC to win Presidential, House of representative and state assembly elections in the state.



The Vice Chairman of APC in Gamawa LGA, Garba Musa while reading the decision of the EXCO
stated that the decision was in line with the provision of the constitution of the APC.


“Particularly Article 21.2 offenses against the party, anti party activities or any conduct which is likely to embarrass or have adverse effects on the party, or bring party to hatred, contempt, ridicule or disrepute.


Also speaking, the Secretary of APC in Gamawa LGA, Nasiru Malami stressed that the decision was taken after extensive deliberations by all segments of the party in the LGA particularly his Gamawa ward.


The Secretary said that the letter to the effect of the decision has been forwarded to the State Secretariat for onward transmission to the national Secretariat of the party.


“We have to take that decision in order to instill discipline among members of the party. We cannot afford to allow this to continue.”he said.


Malami charges all members of our Party across the country to remain united and focused on the mission of our Party to Rescue, Rebuild and Redirect our nation from misrule.


Reacting over the allegations, the National Ex-officio, Dada said the allegations are baseless, I have never and will not work against my party APC.

“They have no power to expel me from the party, I challenge them to come up with evidence that I was doing anty party.

“I remain strong and loyal APC member in Gamawa, so I am still in APC,”Dada said