The Zonal Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday suspended Mr Timi Frank, Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the party,
Frank’s suspension followed the recommendation of a five-man disciplinary committee.
The committee was set up by the party`s National Executive Committee (NEC) to investigate petition against Frank by a member of the party.
The committee also recommended to the party`s NEC that Frank should be expelled from the party.
Hilliard Eta, Zonal Vice Chairman (South South) of the party, while adopting the committee’s report, told newsmen that Frank was suspended in line with article 1 (d) and (f) of the party`s constitution.
“In furtherance of satisfying the provisions of the constitution of the APC, I had to call for this emergency meeting of the zone.
“After very exhausting deliberation, the zone has arrived at the confirmation of the disciplinary committee’s report that Mr Timi Frank be suspended from the party forthwith.
“This is in line with article 1 (d) and (f), having been accepted by this house, he hereby stands suspended by this party”, he stated.