Breaking: APC sacks party chairman in Zamfara

The All Progressive Congress (APC) Galadima ward in Gusau Local Government Area (LGA), Zamfara state, has dismissed its state APC chairman Alhaji Tukur Danfulani Maikatako from the party.

The party said he lacked capacity to deliver in the state.

Addressing newsmen on Saturday in Gusau, the state capital, the executive members of APC Galadima ward said they have resolved to save the party from bad leadership.

Particularly, they said the party has lost confidence on him.

Alhaji Garba Bello, the spokesman and vice chairman of APC Galadima ward of Gusau LGA where the state party chairman emerged disclosed that 16 out of 27 executive members of the ward have signed for the dismissal of Tukur Danfulani from the party.

“It’s disheartening that the state APC chairman Tukur Danfulani Maikatako was alleged to have divided the party due to his bad leadership in the state,which is against the party constitution and manifest from national to state level,”

He stressed that, Tukur Danfulani Maikatako was also alleged to have taken side on many issues of interest assigned duties with those that are not executive members of the party, “that is against the constitution of our party.”

“For example,Tukur Danfulani allegedly sometimes relegate party affairs to those that are not his Excos,which is against the constitution of the party”.

According to him, 90 percent of executive members of APC Galadima ward of Gusau local government have agreed unanimously and notified their ward members, APC Gusau local government, state and national headquarters that Tukur Danfulani Maikatako was dismissed from the party.

The Galadima ward executive of APC , therefore urged the party leadership at national to as a matter of urgency send a caretaker chairman to Zamfara state, as Tukur Danfulani Maikatako is no longer an APC member.