Alleged Fraud: Anambra PDP Suspends Olisa Metuh

metuhThe embattled National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, has been suspended by the Anambra State chapter of the party.

The Anambra PDP cited “weighty” allegations of embezzlement of party funds leveled against Metuh for the suspension.

According to a statement released and signed by the state party Publicity Secretary, Kenneth Arinze on Friday, Mr Metuh’s suspension followed a previous suspension from Otolo Nnewi Ward I, which is the national publicity secretary’s ward.

“Following the suspension of Chief Olisa Metuh by the Otolo Ward 1 Nnewi of the PDP (where Olisa hails from) and the ratification of same by the Nnewi North Local Government chapter, the State executive committee, after assessing the weighty allegations against Olisa Metuh and finding them heinous, in compliance with the PDP Constitution, hereby, ratifies the suspension and forward same to the National Working Committee (NWC)”, the statement read