Tag Archives: PDP

Obasanjo to Makarfi: ‘I will never return to PDP”

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has vowed never to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. This was what he told journalists after he met with the National Caretaker Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, behind closed-doors. The meeting was held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta, which lasted for one hour. The former president said, “I will ...

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PDP, Labour party calls for cancellation of Ogun LG poll

Mr Abayomi Arabambi, the Labour Party Chairman in Ogun and his is  factional Chairman of the PDP , Hon. Sikirulai Ogundele, have called for the cancellation of Saturday’s local government poll.

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PDP, APC renew rivalry as aspirants begins jostle for Ifako-Ijaye rep seat

Political gladiators in Ifako-Ijaiye Federal Constituency have commenced jostling for the vacant seat as members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and their rivals in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are set to renew their rivalry.

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Police IGP meets PDP leaders, warns against hooliganism

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Inspector-General of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Mr. Solomon Arase has met with stakeholders within the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja on Friday.

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Tension as Lagos PDP rival factions jostle for party

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos There exists palpable tension as rival factions of the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have begun to jostle for the soul of the party in the state.

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Sherriff to court: I remain PDP chairman

*Says ‘Caretaker committee’ a contraption By Wahan Akanji The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a new turn as Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has told the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt that he remains the party’s chairman.

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More confusion for PDP as BoT sacks Makarfi

The crisis rocking the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) assumed a new dimension Wednesday, with the party’s Board of Trustees (BOT) saying it had taken over the leadership of the party pending the resolution of the leadership tussle in the fold.

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