• Court sacks Markafi, affirms Sheriff as PDP national chairman

    Court sacks Markafi, affirms Sheriff as PDP national chairman

    The leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, deepened on Thursday, as the Federal High Court in Abuja, sacked the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee of the party.

    The court, in a ruling by Justice Okon Abang, held that every action the Committee has taken since it emerged through a convention the party purportedly held in Port Harcourt on May 21, amounted to nullity.

    ‚ÄúParties have an uncompromising duty to obey court order until it is set aside. The Lagos Division […]