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APC expels Danjuma Goje

The Executive Committee of the All Progressive Congress APC in Kashere Ward of Akko Local Government area of Gombe state has expelled Senator Danjuma Goje from the party over alleged anti-party activities.

Briefing newsmen in Kashere, the Chairman, Kashere ward of the APC, Tanimu Abdullahi said the decision to expel Senator Danjuma Goje was taken after he failed to honour invitation by the committee set up to investigate his alleged anti-party activities.

According to Abdullahi, the offences committed by Senator Danjuma Goje include failure to attend the Presidential rally campaign, boycotting all campaign tours of the party in his Central Senatorial Zone, Akko Federal Constituency, State Constituency and ward units.

Other offences includes fraternizing with opposition parties and their candidates with the Intent to undermine the success of the APC in Gombe State and Nigeria.

Tanimu Abdullahi said in view of the gravity of the offences, the APC felt compelled to set up a 5-man committee to investigate Senator Goje in the spirit of fair hearing.

He however said Senator Danjuma Goje decided to shun the committee leaving it with no other option than to expel him from the party.

Reporting by Hudu; Editing by Oluwaseyi Ajibade and Adeniyi Bakare