By Mahmoud Dogara (Bauchi State Correspondent)
The Executive Committee of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) in Bauchi state, has approved the suspension of the member representing Bauchi Federal Constituency in the House of Reps, Hon. Yakubu Shehu Abdullahi (Wakilin Birnin), from the party for a period of 12 months over anti-party activities, insubordination to party leadership and inability to give good representation in line with the party manifesto.
The PRP lamented that to date, almost two years into Yakubu Shehu's representation, he has no single bill to his credit despite the apparent challenges bedeviling his constituency which needed legislative action.
It also accused the lawmaker of not moving a single motion on the floor to the chagrin of the party just Equally, as Deputy Chairman of the committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness, he failed to attract relief assistance to his constituency.
This was contained a press release issued on Thursday and signed by Usman Muhammed, State Publicity Secretary, which was made available to newsmen in Bauchi.
"At a time when his colleagues were busy debating on issues of national importance including but not limited to debate in the amendment of the electoral act, he was busy rig rolling with the opposition party on how to win the election".
"These conducts are unbecoming of a member representing the PRP flag. All members of the PRP in Bauchi Local Government Area and across the state should be guided accordingly" The statement read
The State Executive Committee (SEC) of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Bauchi State Chapter also on 23rd December 2020 approved the immediate dissolution of the Interim Executive Committee of the Bauchi Local Government Chapter of the party.
A Caretaker Committee has been constituted to pilot the affairs of the Bauchi Local Government Chapter of the party pending convention.
The newly constituted Bauchi Local Government Caretaker Committee has Malam Abdulmalik M. Aliyu as chairman and Salmanu Muhammad Luti as Secretary, among others.
"Bauchi State Executive Committee of the party urges all officials and members of the PRP in Bauchi State to continue to work in harmony towards resuscitating and repositioning the party. NNL.