All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, on Sunday, suspended the Deputy National Secretary of the party, Victor Giadom, for acts of gross infractions against the party’s constitution.
Rivers State APC Chairman, Igo Aguma, in a statement by his Media Adviser, Livingstone Wechie, said Giadom’s suspension followed recommendations of a fact-finding committee of the party.
Giadom had recently declared himself APC acting national chairman following the a court ruling affirming the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole by the party in his Etsako ward 10 in Edo State.
According to the statement, the committee recommended that “Victor Giadom be immediately suspended from the party and every party activities for his numerous infractions of the party constitution and conduct, which had caused the party irredeemable disrepute.”
It further stated that Giadom should immediately write a letter of apology to the party and also publish the same letter in three national newspapers.
The statement added that the position of the committee’s report was accepted and adopted by the APC in the state after it was presented to the state Executive Committee during its meeting.
The statement reads, “The All Progressives Congress APC in Rivers state has suspended Hon. Victor Giadom for acts of gross infractions of the Party’s Constitution.
“The Fact-Finding Committee of the Party recommended the following measures against Hon. Victor Giadom – that Hon. Victor Giadom be immediately suspended from the Party and every Party activities for his numerous infractions of the Party Constitution and conduct, which have brought the Party irredeemable disrepute.
“That Victor Giadom should immediately write a letter of apology to the party and the same should be published in three National Newspapers.
“The Committee report which was presented to our state Executive Committee meeting was accepted and adopted as the position of the APC in Rivers state.”