THE Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) has announced that it has banished Othniel Tjikuua who serves as Local Authority Councillor on the Grootfontein Twon Council from their party.
Secretary General of the PDM, Manuel Ngaringombe, stated that a management committee meeting of the(PDM, held 11 July 2019, made a unanimous decision to suspend Tjikuua’s membership to the PDM with immediate effect.
“Tjikuua is hereby forbidden to participate in any PDM activities including his work as the PDM representative in the Grootfontein Local Authority Council and its activities.” Ngaringombe noted.
He further stated that Tjikuua is suspended on grounds of gross insubordination and violation of the PDM Code of Conduct Schedule A(B). Tjikuua has further been given 14 days from receipt of the written letter to show cause as to why he should not be subjected to a disciplinary hearing.