The Senator Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday insisted that self-acclaimed National Chairman of the party, Sen Ali Modu Sheriff is not the leader of the party, stressing that Sheriff risk jail terms if he continues to lay claim to his former position.
In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Dayo Adeyeye, the Makarfi’s faction warned Sheriff against posing as the party chairman.
The statement reads, “We wish to state categorically that in consonance with Judgment […]
Disputed National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff, said he did not support Thursday’s rejection of the yet-to-be-declared result of Wednesday’s governorship election in Edo.
He said that the rejection of the result ahead of its declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was pre-emptive.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that PDP in Edo, at a news conference in Benin, announced its rejection of the result of the governorship poll.
Chairman of the party in the […]
See the gorgeous and pretty daughters and sons of PDP factional Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff.
These are beautiful pictures showing the daughters of Ali Modu Sheriff, the factional National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party.
Sheriff could be seen posing with his wife and children in one of the
What can possibly save the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from going under?
Its former leader, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, provided an answer yesterday: send it for an intensive care.
Obasanjo, reviewing the current state of the party on which platform he won the 1999 and 2003 presidential elections, likened it to a patient in comatose and in need of an intensive care.
The party is torn down the line with two factions fighting for its soul.
Leading one faction is former governor of Kaduna […]
Embattled factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Friday, urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to recognise his candidate, Mr. Mathew Iduoriyekwemwen, as the party’s flag bearer in the upcoming September 10, Edo State governorship election.
In a letter submitted at the INEC’s office in Abuja, the former Borno State governor declared Iduoriyekwemwen as the “authentic” candidate of the party and not the candidate of the Sen Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, who […]
Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim on Thursday obtained the Peoples Democratic Party nomination form to vie for the governorship seat of Ondo State.
He was the first aspirant to pick the form from the factional National Chairman of the party, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff.
While speaking at the occasion, Ibrahim promised to defray the salary of workers in the state within 100 days.
He stated that the Chairman of the party’s National Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has no locus in law to lay claim […]
Justine Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja has reaffirmed Ali Modu Sheriff as chairman and leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, with an attendant order for the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC to accord him the necessary recognition by accepting his nominees for the governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states.
An enrolment order of the court in suit FHC/ABJ/CS/SC/2016, brought before him, the judge stated that the Ahmed Makarfi Caretaker Committee lacks legitimacy in the eyes of the […]
Factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has expressed his willingness to vacate office.
He, however, stressed that that will only happen when the national leadership of the party asks him to leave.
Sheriff, who spoke in Abuja on Tuesday when some state chairmen of the party paid him a solidarity visit, stated that it was wrong for a faction of the party to attempt pushing him aside when he was elected by the members of […]
An FCT High Court presided over by Justice Valentine Ashi has annulled the PDP 2014 Constitution Amendment through which, the embattled factional Chairman of the party, Ali Modu Sheriff assumed
Sen Ali Modu Sheriff, embattled factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP on Thursday inaugurated five committees for the conduct of a fresh primary election in Edo State.
Sheriff’s action is coming just few days after the Chairman of the party’s Caretaker Committee, Sen Ahmed Makarfi announced Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as the party’s flag bearer for the state election.
Inaugurating the committee, Sheriff cited Section 50(1) of the party’s constitution which he claimed was derived from the provisions of relevant sections […]
The wife of the PDP Factional leader, Halti Ali Modu Sheriff turned 52 years old yesterday and celebrated with her husband and their children.
The wife of the PDP Factional leader, Halti Ali Modu Sheriff turned 52 years old yesterday and celebrated with her husband and their