Ali Modu Sheriff
2019 race splits PDP in Cross River along Makarfi, Sheriff lines
The race for 2019 has started in earnest in Cross River State, splitting the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state along the camps of the national chairman, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Alhaji Ahmed Makarfi-led national caretaker committee.
Lingering crisis may mar our chances in Lagos council polls, says PDP
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Victor Akande, on Saturday said the crisis rocking the party could affect its chances in the July 22 council elections in the state.
Anambra guber race, Sheriff’s peace sojourn and PDP’s divided house
Factional national chairman of the crisis ridden Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff was in Enugu State to garner support for the party.The meeting held in Enugu was primarily to parley with members of the party from Anambra State
Pressure for LGA autonomy compels governors to conduct council poll
The determination of the House of Representatives to pursue autonomy for local government authorities in the constitution might have prompted the current drive by most governors to concede to conduct council elections.
Modu Sheriff’s, Wike’s feud over control of PDP deepens
The feud over who controls the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has deepened with counter accusations. While Governor Nyesom Wike has accused the National Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff of being a mole planted by...
PDP youths ask Sheriff to apologise to Jonathan
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) youths on Wednesday asked the party's national chairman, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, to apologise to former President Goodluck Jonathan for walking out on the latter and other PDP leaders at the party's stakeholders meeting in Abuja last week. The youths, under the aegis of the Almagamated PDP Youth Leaders Nationwide, said…
Sheriff meets PDP stakeholders in Anambra State
The factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Modu-Sheriff, yesterday met with leaders of the party in Anambra State, ahead of the up-coming governorship election.
Sheriff lacks capacity to lead PDP
Mr Emmanuel Ogidi, National Vice-Chairman (South-South) of People Democratic Party (PDP), said outcome of Thursday’s stakeholders’ meeting revealed that National Chairman, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff, lacked capacity to lead the party.
Suspected thugs attack office of Sheriff-led PDP faction in Ekiti
Speaking to journalists on the incident, the Deputy Chairman of the group, Olasunkanmi Ogunbiyi accused the Gboyega Oguntuase-led faction, allegedly loyal to Governor Ayodele Fayose and Alhaji Ahmed Makarfi as masterminding the attack.
Give Sheriff a chance
My interest in politics began when the late Olusegun Agagu was elected as the Governor of Ondo State. Apart from the fact that Agagu came from the same constituency as I, he was a man whose legacies will live longer than his successor’s, Olusegun Mimiko.
PDP’s ceasefire collapses as Sheriff, Makarfi engage in counter-accusations
Declaring that the Makarfi group is illegal, Sheriff, in a statement signed by his deputy, Cairo Ojougboh, said that by the pronouncement of the Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt, such a group is not supposed to be in existence.