The opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers state has suspended indefinitely 15 of its Local Government Chairmen in the state.
The chairmen were suspended shortly after an emergency meeting on Thursday, April 18 at the state secretariat.
Naija News understands that the affected Local Government party chairmen are; Abua-Odual of Ahoada East, Ahoada West, Akuku-Toru, Andoni, Bonny, Degema, Eleme and Emohua, Khana, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni, Okrika, Omuma, Opobo/Nkoro and Oyigbo.
This was made known in a statement signed by the State Secretary of the Party, Hon. Samuel Okpoko.
The statement directed all the suspended Local Government party chairmen to handover all party property in their possession to their deputies.