Nat’l Vice President’s suspension, a disgrace taken too far by President, CDHR members declare
By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
Concerned Members of the Committee for the Defence of Human Right (CDHR) has said that the illegal, unconstitutional and unilateral suspension of the National Vice President, Comrade Prince Kehinde Taiga is a disgraceful move taken by the National President Dr.Osagie Obayuwana.
In a statement signed by Comrade Ogunyemi Kayode, the CDHR members said, “its National President took the decision to suspend his vice without the support of the simple majority of NEC as enshrined in the constitution of CDHR.
“The National President lack of respect to the highest authority of CDHR is something we must all stand up against as concerned members of CDHR Nigeria. We say enough is enough to his executive rascality and disregard to the rule of law.
“We want to salute the courage of the 5 members; General Secretary Comrade James Chibuzo Chikwendu; Assistant General Secretary, Comrade Kabir Ibrahim; Legal Adviser, Barrister (Mrs.) Violet Ekumankama; Publicity Secretary, Comrade Gerald Katchy and Internal Auditor, Comrade Ayuba Musa) of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of our noble organization CDHR who after the NEC meeting on the 15th of August, 2020 made a signed Press Statement to disclaim the suspension of the National Vice President, Dr Prince Kehinde Taiga as announced by the President Dr Osagie Obayuwana on the 14th of August, 2020.
“We urged the Board of Trustees and NEC to investigate the misconduct, abuse of office and disregard to constitutional provisions of the National President Dr. Osagie Obayuwana stressing that no one is above the law”.