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Full List: PDP Lifts Suspension On Elumelu, Okechukwu, Five Others


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lifted the suspension placed onsome of its members in the House of Representatives.

Recall that the seven members were suspended for alleged anti-party activities, particularly in the pattern of their voting in the House Minority leadership.

Naija News reports that the members include: Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, Hon. Wole Oke, Hon. Lynda Ikpeazu, Hon. Anayo Edwin, Hon. Gideon Gwani, Hon. Toby Okechukwu and Hon. Adekoya Abdul-majid.

The lifting of their suspension was made known on in a statement on Thursday by the PDP’s spokesperson on behalf of the National Working Committee (NWC).

The main opposition party said the lawmakers suspension was lifted following the recommendations of various committees set on issues relating to the suspension.

The PDP maintained that “it will continue to recognize the PDP caucus of the House of Representatives as led by Hon. Kingsley Chinda and charged all members elected on the platform of the party to continue to participate in the activities of the caucus.”

The PDP also directed the Harmonization Committee led by Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to  meet with “our members in the House of Representatives with a view to ensuring harmonious relationship among them.”

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