Former Deputy Governor of Osun state, Senator Iyiola Omisore has been suspended by a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the state.
A statement issued by a factional Chairman of the party in the state, Soji Adagunodo and its Secretary, Bola Ajao, said Omisore was suspended for allegedly engaging in anti-party activities.
Others suspended include the chairman of the other faction of the party, Dr. Bayo Faforiji; Bunmi Jenyo; Chief Ojo Williams and Bade Falade for the same offence.
The statement read, ” The state executive committee received recommendation from various wards to local governments and senatorial districts, to suspend the following PDP members : Dr. Bayo Faforiji, Senator Iyiola Omisore, Rev. Bunmi Jenyo, Chief Ojo Williams and Hon Bade Falade.
“In accordance with the provisions of the PDP constitution, and inherent powers vested on the the State executive committee of the party, the said individuals are hereby suspended as recommended.”
The Adagunodo-led faction further demanded that before participating in the party’s activites, Omisore must first clear his name with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.