Tag: Ali Modu Sheriff

Ali Modu Sheriff says Buhari’s successor can come from any part of the country including the North

A former governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff, has asked Nigerians to choose a leader with capacity irrespective of where he or she comes from. The leader, he said, can hail from any part of Nigeria as long as he can bring succour to Nigerians. He made the statement in[Read More…]

Opposition PDP Now Gets Direction As Supreme Court Sacks Sheriff

The Supreme Court has removed Ali Modu Sheriff as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. A five-man panel of the apex court led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, in its judgment delivered on Wednesday, reinstated Ahmed Makarfi, earlier sacked by the Port Harcourt Division[Read More…]

Supreme Court Rules In Favour of Makarfi Faction of the PDP

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application filed by a factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali-Modu Sheriff, asking the court not to hear a motion by his challenger, Ahmed Makarfi. Mr. Sheriff had asked the court to refuse hearing on the application filed by Mr. Makarfi, challenging the[Read More…]

Displaced Opposition PDP, Modu Sheriff Faction Promises Better Wages For Workers

Ali Modu Sheriff, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says his party will pay better salaries to workers if they win the 2019 presidential election. In a statement on Monday, Sheriff said though the PDP understood the difficulties the workers were going through, government could only be changed[Read More…]

Court of Appeal Declares Ali Modu Sheriff, Authentic National Chairman of PDP

  The Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt on Thursday affirmed former governor of Borno state, Ali Modu Sheriff, has the authentic national chairman of the party, Daily Trust . It was gathered that the three judges of the court in a unanimous decision agreed that the Modu Sheriff is the[Read More…]

Ondo Polls: Appeal Court Justices Withdraw From PDP Governorship Cases

All the three members of the panel of Justices of the Court of Appeal handling the cases of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in respect of the Ondo State governorship candidacy for the November 26 election have stepped down from the cases. This is coming on the heels of allegations[Read More…]

Ex-President Obasanjo Begs Ali Modu Sheriff To Conduct Funeral Rites For Opposition PDP

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday warned a factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Modu Sheriff, that the party was “dying”, and he just be responsible for its final rites. Mr. Obasanjo spoke to Mr. Sheriff who visited him in Abeokuta on Saturday. He later explained to journalists what[Read More…]

Ali Modu Sheriff Aims To Bring Down What Is Left of the Worn Out PDP

Senator Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the Peoples Democraticv Party (PDP) has insisted on the sack of National Caretaker Committee Chairman, Senator Ahmed Makarfi and Chairman of the the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT), Walid Jibrin. Besides, the faction rolled out new terms before a nationbal convention can be convened[Read More…]

Sheriff Wins As PDP BoT Insist Its National Convention Be Held In Abuja

The board of trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised the national caretaker committee of the party to hold the next national convention in Abuja. The board also asked the Ahmed Makarfi committee to constitute a new convention planning committee. The recommendations are part of the conditions[Read More…]

Borno AG Calls For Modu Sheriff’s Arrest Over Boko Haram

Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Borno state, Hon Kaka Shehu Lawan has accused former governor of the state, Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff of being responsible for the growth of the dreaded Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram, saying he should be arrested and prosecuted. Alimodu-Sheriff Lawan who spoke Tuesday at one[Read More…]