I am ready to vacate the sit of PDP National Chairman – Sheriff

Senator Ali-Modu Sheriff has said he is willing to step down as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), if it is in the best interest of the party. “I am willing to relinquish the position for the party to move forward into achieving its goals,” he said while speaking to journalists in Read more

Ondo PDP council chairmen kick as Jegede picks form

  There was a mild drama yesterday at the Ondo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Secretariat in Akure, the state capital, as the party’s 10 local council chairmen worked out from an event, where the former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, collected his governorship nomination form. Six of the PDP council chairmen Read more

Gov Bello hails Buhari as PDP wins Kogi East re-run

A former Chief of Air Staff, AVM Isaac Alfa of Peoples Democratic Party, Party, PDP, was, yesterday, been declared winner of Kogi East Senatorial re-run election held on Saturday with 57,575 votes to defeat five other candidates. All Progressives Congress, APC, did not participate in the election due to an Appeal Court judgment banning it Read more

Crisis Hits Ondo PDP As Mimiko Endorses Candidate From His District

Another wave of crisis has engulfed the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State following the imposition of an “anointed candidate” on the beleaguered members of the party by the embattled Governor Olusegun Mimiko in preparation for the governorship election slated for November 26th, 2016, SaharaReporters can authoritatively report. Top government sources in the State Read more

Ondo Guber: PDP, APC Bicker Over Parallel Voters Registration

The Ondo State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has accused the All Progressive Congress (APC), in the state of conducting a parallel voters registration ahead of the November 26 governorship poll. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had fixed June 22 to June 25 for the continuous voters registration for the forthcoming governorship Read more

PDP BoT sends Sheriff, Makarfi out of meeting

The Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday sent out the immediate past National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and the Chairman of the newly-constituted caretaker committee of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, during its ongoing meeting. Sheriff arrived the venue of the meeting at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja Read more

PDP caretaker committee illegal – Court declares

Justice Ibrahim Buba of a Federal High Court in Lagos has declared as invalid the caretaker committee constituted over the weekend to take over the  affairs of the Peoples Democratic Party from its acting National Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff. The judge, in a ruling on Monday, directed the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, to Read more

PDP Sacks Sheriff, Appoints Makarfi Caretaker Chairman

The national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party holding in Port Harcourt has sacked the embattled National Chairman of the Party, Senator Ali Modu Sherriff. A caretaker chairman, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, who is a former governor of Kaduna State, has been elected as his replacement. Sensing that he would be sacked at the convention, Sherrif Read more

Omisore locks out Osun PDP from party secretariat

A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, may have sacked a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state from its secretariat situated along Osogbo-Gbongan Road. Omisore, it was learnt, rented the party secretariat and had been the one paying rent on the property located  in the heart of Osogbo, the Read more

The just conluded PDP South-West Congress Is Illegal – Adeyanju

The National Auditor of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Adewole Adayanju has said that “the purported South-West zonal congress held in Akure is illegal’’. Leadrrship report that, Adeyanju issued the statement on Saturday in Abuja. He said the congress was an affront to the subsisting order of the Federal High Court, Lagos against the Read more