Makarfi urges PDP members not to attend meetings organised by Sheriff

The National Caretaker Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged party members across the country not to attend any meeting convened by Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff, Chairman of the party. Chairman of the committee, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, made the call in a statement by the committee’s Publicity Secretary, Mr Dayo Adeyeye, on Monday in……

Manipulation of delegates list by PDP hierarchy is over – Sheriff

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff has said that the era of manipulating delegates’ lists by the party hierarchy to soothe their whims and caprices is over. Sheriff said this in a communique read at the end of a stakeholders meeting organised for members of the party from……

PDP governors not thieves – Makarfi replies Sheriff

The P​eoples Democratic Party​ (PDP) faction led​ by Senator Ahmed Makarfi, ​says ​governors elected on the platform of the party are not thieves​ and that Governors Ayodele Fayose and Nyesom Wike of Ekiti and Rivers State, and others “are men of integrity. ”​ The party in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday by its…

PDP must win Anambra guber at all cost – Sheriff

The National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff, on Monday declared that nothing would stop the party from winning Anambra governorship seat in November. Sheriff spoke in Enugu while addressing PDP stakeholders from across the 21 local government Areas of the state. He stated that the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA,…

Why Fayose prostrated 22 times before Obasanjo in 2003 – Olufemi Aduloju

The All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Ekiti State, Mr Olufemi Aduloju, has revealed how and why Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose prostrated about 22 times before former President Olusegun Obasanjo in 2003. He further said Fayose is still living in the past when the federal might assisted him to win two governorship elections. Aduloju,……

Why PDP lost 2015 election in Imo‎ – Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), lost the 2015 election in Imo State, because Emeka Ihedioha “took” the ticket. Okorocha stated this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, on Sunday in Owerri. It was a response to the statement credited to Ihedioha, that Okorocha’s…

Jonathan, Fayose, Wike will not be suspended from PDP – Sheriff

The national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has denied speculations that the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party, is planning to suspend some of its bigwigs, including former President Goodluck Jonathan. Sheriff, speaking through his deputy, Cairo Ojougboh, told Daily Trust that his administration would not condone indiscipline,…

I am joining APC because of my love for Buhari – Ex Ebonyi governor

The immediate past governor of Ebonyi, Martin Elechi, on Sunday decamped to the All Progressive Congress, APC, from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Mr. Elechi, a two-time governor of Ebonyi, registered for the APC at his country home in Echialike, Ikwo Local Government Area, in front of national party leaders. The party leaders were in……

Ex-Gov Elechi joins bandwagon, dumps PDP for APC

Former governor of Ebonyi State, Chief Martin Elechi, has joined the list of top politicians from the South East who dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). The immediate past former governor of the state who reigned under the platform of the PDP for eight years registered for the…

PDP crisis: Sheriff’s spokesman, Inuwa Bwala resign‎s

Spokesman of factional of Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, a factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Mr. Inuwa Bwala has tendered his resignation letter. Bwala on Sunday sent a copy of his resignation letter electronically to newsmen, stating that recent developments in the polity, especially as it affects his duties had made it imperative…