The NDC Constituency Chairman for Mion, Alhaji Abdulai Zakaria has been suspended from his position for three months.
The Northern Regional Functional Executive Committee (NRFEC) of the NDC took the decision at a meeting held on March 20th, where they considered a petition brought against Alhaji Abdulai Zakaria for working against the party during the 2020 general elections.
The suspension letter signed by the Northern Regional Chairman of the NDC, Alhaji Ibrahim Mobila read in part: “NRFEC considered a petition from Mohammed Abukari and one hundred and eleven other registered members of the NDC which lodged a formal complaint against your conduct during the recently held general elections”.
“After carefully listening to the recorded conversation attached as evidence to the petition and deliberating on the petition, the following decision have been taken in accordance with articles 46(1), 46(6) and 46(8)(b) of the party’s constitution”
“That with immediate effect, your position as Chairman of the Mion Constituency be suspended for a period of three (3) months”.
“That the petition be referred to the party’s Regional Disciplinary Committee for further action”.
The letter added that Alhaji Abdulai Zakaria’s suspension is for the three months period pending the hearing and determination of the petition against him.
Below is a snapshot of the letter:
Story by: Edward A. Ken-Zorre