The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo state has suspended the National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, from the party.
The suspension was made on Friday in a statement, jointly signed by the Assistant State Secretary, Ikuenobe Anthony.
Edo APC Chairman, Anselm Ojezua said Oshiomhole is suspended for being behind the crisis rocking the party in the state.
The APC Chairman in Esan Central Council and Secretary, Edo State APC Chairmen Forum, Mike Anakaso, added that the 18 Local Government party chairmen passed a vote of no confidence on Oshiomhole for trying to disintegrate the party in the state.
“Consequent on the development, the State Executive Committee has adopted the vote of no confidence passed on him and the subsisting suspension order from the organs of the party in the state.
“Comrade Adams Oshiomhole is the one behind the crisis in Edo APC. We have passed a vote of no confidence in him and he stands suspended from the party.
“We don’t want what happened in Zamfara State or other parts of the country to happen in Edo State.”