Ali Modu Sheriff
A former national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff is set to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) alongside his supporters. Sheriff was a factional chairman of PDP.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, March 12, 2018, questioned the former governor of Borno state and ex-chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for hours over an undisclosed issue.
A new twist emerged in the crisis rocking the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the party’s Lagos secretariat was sealed off by policemen on Thursday
The former national chairman of the PDP Ali Modu Sheriff, was noticeably absent at the party’s expanded caucus meeting which took place on Monday July 17.
Ahmed Makarfi, the PDP National Caretaker Committee chairman, has attached a caveat to any future reconciliatory process with aggrieved party members.
PDP national chairman Ali Modu Sheriff has alleged that Governor Wike gave ex-president Goodluck Jonathan N50m to organise the recent stakeholders meeting.
At least five state governors out of 11 under control of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have moved over to the camp of factional leader Ali Modu Sheriff.
The People’s Democratic Party Reconciliation Committee has recommended that the party holds its national convention not later than June 30 as it submits report.
Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has asked the Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt, Rivers state to jail factional leader Senator Ahmed Makarfi, and some of his loyalists.