Sha’aban Ibrahim Sharada, a House of Representatives member who has been critical of Abdullahi Ganduje, Governor of Kano State, has been suspended by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Municipal Local Government Area of Kano State.
Sharada, who represents Kano Municipal in the lower chamber of the National Assembly, was suspended for a year.
The lawmaker was said to have been found guilty by a seven-man disciplinary committee set up to investigate allegations against him, according to Daily Trust.
“Hon. Sha’aban Ibrahim Sharada has been found guilty of the charges against him for the assassinating the character of His Excellency the Governor of Kano as well as the respective party executive from the ward, Local Government and State Level.”
“That he will not interfere in all party affairs and activities at all levels,” read a letter by the committee.
Sharada served as the Personal Assistant to President Muhammad Buhari before he was elected a member of the House of Representatives in 2019.