Sani Bello Mustapha, aka ‘Sani Basket,’ the uncle of Niger state Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, has been suspended indefinitely by the All Progressives Congress, APC, for alleged anti-party activities, specifically campaigning against his party.
According to a notice signed by the APC Ward Chairman, Alhaji Hamza Majidadi, and Secretary, Alhaji Abdullahi Kira, the decision to suspend him was made following a resolution of the APC Central Ward Kontagora.
The decision to suspend him was reached following the resolution of the APC Central Ward Kontagora according to a notice signed by the APC Ward Chairman, Alhaji Hamza Majidadi and Secretary, Alhaji Abdullahi Kira.
According to the letter as received by tori news, shows that the political heavy weight was suspended for alleged anti-party party activities. The letter read;
“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 Nation reported that 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.