Uncle of Niger Governor,Sani Bello Mustapha, also known as “Sani Basket,” has been indefinitely suspended from the All Progressive Congress (APC).
Sani was accused of engaging in anti-party activities, including campaigning against his own party.
According to a notice signed by the APC Central Ward Kontagora Chairman, Alhaji Hamza Majidadi, and Secretary, Alhaji Abdullahi Kira, he was suspended following the resolution of the ward.
The letter reads: “We strongly write to convey the resolution of our great-party APC Central Ward Kontagora for the suspension of Honourable Sani Bello Mustapha (Basket) indefinitely.
“Our collective resolution to suspend the aforesaid member from the party is due to his anti-party activities i.e campaigning against his party which is capable of tarnishing the good image of the party.
“Your utterances in the landmark F.M. station dated 21st February 2023 is a clear testimony that the person in question has not been adhering to the party’s constitution. With this letter of suspension, the person in question (Hon. Sani Bello Mustapha) is hereby suspended indefinitely from the party.”
The letter was copied to the Niger APC Chairman the Kontagora Local Government, the APC Zonal Chairman, and all APC Stakeholders of the Central Ward, Kontagora.