• You will go to jail, PDP attacks Sheriff as party’s crisis deepens

    You will go to jail, PDP attacks Sheriff as party’s crisis deepens

    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 […]

  • 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.

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

  • Jimi Agbaje tipped for PDP National chairman

    Jimi Agbaje tipped for PDP National chairman

    The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State during the 2015 election, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, is being tipped for the position of the party’s national chairman.

    According to reports reaching ADELOVE, a competent party source confided in our correspondent yesterday that the choice of Agbaje as chairman has received the approval of key party organs and stakeholders in virtually all the six geo-political zones.

    The source, who craved anonymity because he is not mandated to divulge the information, […]

  • Sheriff ready to destroy PDP if not allowed as National Chairman, says Yerima

    Sheriff ready to destroy PDP if not allowed as National Chairman, says Yerima

    Embattled Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, will destroy the party if he is not allowed as the National Chairman of the PDP, a former member of the House of Representatives, Dr Haruna Yerima, has said.

    The former lawmaker warned that, “Sheriff will fight to the extent that either PDP allows him to be the chairman or he destroys the party.”

    The Borno-born Yerima stressed that PDP members should be ready to accommodate his former governor since […]