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PDP in fresh crises as committee members remanded in prison

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Two PDP Caretaker Committee Members have been Remanded In Ogun Prison. The duo of Mr Bankole Osisanya, 65, and Mrs Nike Temidayo, 57, are members of the just constituted caretaker committee for the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State.

The party members were remanded in prison by an Abeokuta Magistrate Court on Tuesday after they failed to meet their bail conditions.

Their arraignment followed a complaint by a factional party state chairman, Adebayo Dayo, who said he remained the only chairman of the party in the state.

They were accused of conspiring with others, who are said to be at large, to commit an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 516 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Ogun State of Nigeria, 2006.

The duo were also accused of conducting themselves in a manner likely to cause breach of the public peace by organizing a PDP caretaker committee meeting contrary to a subsisting Federal High Court judgement, thereby, committing an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 249 (d) of the Criminal Code, Laws of Ogun State of Nigeria, 2006.

The case has been adjourned till October 5 and 6, 2017 for hearing.

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