Tag: Ali Modu Sherrif

Ali Modu Sherrif’s Former Aide Appointed Registrar of Supreme Court

Hadizatu Mustapha, a former senior special assistant to Ali Modu Sheriff, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been appointed as the registrar for the supreme court. Her appointment was approved by Walter Onnoghen, chief justice of Nigeria. She is to replace Ahmed Saleh, current chief registrar, who[Read More…]

Borno Governor Blames Ex – Governor Sheriff For Not Settling Followers of the Boko Haram Sect In 2009

  Governor Kashim Ibrahim Shettima has said his predecessor’s mismanagement of the Boko Haram issue from the onset worsened the crisis. The governor was speaking in Abuja on Monday when he delivered a keynote lecture at the 2017 Murtala Muhammed Memorial Lecture organised by the Murtala Muhammed Foundation to commemorate[Read More…]

Just In: Again, Ali Modu Sheriff, Jimoh Ibrahim Lose At The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has struck out all the interlocutory appeals filed by the Ali Sheriff faction of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Mr. Sheriff insists he is the authentic chairman of the PDP. However, a Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday declared Ahmed Makarfi the authentic PDP leader.[Read More…]

Supreme Court Lifts Suspension of Judgments On Jegede

The Supreme Court has given the Court of Appeal the nod to resume hearing of all appeals relating to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidacy tussle in Ondo state. This followed the withdrawal of 10 motions filed for stay of proceeding by the Ali-modu Sheriff faction which led to[Read More…]

Court Declares PDP Convention Legal, Confirms Sack of Ali Modu Sheriff

The Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers capital, on Monday ruled that the decision of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to have dissolved the Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff led executive of the party and appointed a Caretaker Committee headed by Senator Ahmed Makarfi was in order. The presiding[Read More…]

PDP Says APC Hired Sheriff To Ruin Their Party Ahead of 2019 Polls

The national caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of “contracting” Ali Modu Sheriff, former national chairman, to destroy the party before the 2019 elections. The committee made this allegation in a statement on Tuesday. In the statement signed by Dayo Adeyeye,[Read More…]

Angry Modu Sheriff Storms PDP Headquarters, Attempts To Forcefully Take Over

Security personnel have again blocked the entrance into the National Secretariat of the Peoples Democraic Party. Monday’s take over was sequel to an early morning attempt by the ousted National Chairman of the PDP, Sen. Ali Sheriff, to take over the Secretariat. Sheriff, some aides and supporters attempted to enter[Read More…]

BoT Takes Over PDP Secretariat, Throw Out Makarfi, Modu Sherrif

The Senator Walid Jibrin-led Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday took over the day-to-day running of the party. The Chairman of the BoT, Jibrin, announced this at a meeting with the party’s workers at the PDP National Headquarters at Wadata Plaza, Wuse, Abuja. It was gathered[Read More…]

Just In: PDP Postpones National Convention

Acting National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has announced the postponement of the national convention of the party slated for Port Harcourt. Sheriff who briefed newsmen, Saturday afternoon, at the Le Meridien Hotel in Port Harcourt said, the party had to succumb to various[Read More…]

Arrogance Cost Jonathan 2015 Election- Says Ali Modu Sheriff, PDP National Chairman

Ali Modu-Sheriff, chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has identified arrogance as one of the factors that contributed to the loss of former president, Goodluck Jonathan, in the 2015 presidential election . In an interview with Independent Newspapers,  Sheriff said things would have been different if he was the[Read More…]