Ali Modu Sheriff
2019: What does PDP really want?
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on December 9, 2017, concluded the most successful and peaceful National Convention in the history of conventions in Nigeria.
In Cross River, embers of PDP national crisis still glow
Although the tussle over the control of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) machinery between Senators Ali Modu Sheriff and Ahmed Makarfi has been resolved in favour of the latter, effects of the crisis that almost consumed the major opposition platform still linger....
Osinbajo, Odigie-Oyegun, Sheriff meet at Villa
The mission of the erstwhile governor of Borno State to the seat of power was unknown, as he avoided State House correspondents after the parley, which lasted for about two hours.
Appellate court dismisses remaining suits in PDP’s leadership squabble
The Court of Appeal, Abuja division, has dismissed the remaining four appeals from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leadership tussle between Senator Ahmed Mohammed Markarfi and Ali Modu-Sheriff.
Ogun PDP crisis: Why it’s refusing to heal
Former President Jonathan Is To Blame For Handing Party To Kashamu The internal wrangling within the Ogun State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) still lingers. The state’s party Executive is among the nine dissolved by the National Executive Council (NEC) due to protracted internal strife. The decision was taken after the Supreme Court ruling, which declared…
The PDP and the imperative of rebirth
Obasanjo moved against the founders of the party, frustrated them out and masterminded the resignation of the party’s chairmen at will. He introduced garrison politics not just into the PDP, but into Nigerian politics.
APDA at crossroads after PDP verdict
With a favourable Supreme Court judgment for the mainstream Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the leadership tussle that rocked the party, the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA), recently registered as an alternative should the apex court favour the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff ....
PDP: Firming up to confront weighty issues
Of recent, the polity started pointing towards some benefits of two strong political parties: healthy competition and inclusion. Following the July 12, favourable Supreme Court ruling...
PDP rules out special treatment for new members
Makarfi said the party was guarding against the mistake of the ruling party, adding: “That is how the All Progressives Congress (APC) got it wrong. We should learn from that. What we need to do is to create a level-playing field.”