Tag archive for ‘PDP’
By Bar and Bench On Sunday, May 28th, 2017
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Thugs disrupt APC meeting in A’Ibom

Hoodlums suspected to be loyalists of the Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State on Saturday disrupted a meeting of the All Progressives Congress in Ika Local Government Area of the state. They were said to More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Leadership Crisis: PDP loses another rep to APC

A member of the House of Representatives from Adamawa State, Adamu Kamale, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Kamale who represents Madagali/Michika federal constituency cited division More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Leadership Crisis: I will dump PDP if… –Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has said that the possibility of his leaving the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is 100 percent should the Supreme Court pronounce Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Makarfi beats Sheriff to Delta State as Daibo of Accord Party wins Warri by-election

The Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) showed its supremacy over the Ali Modu Sheriff faction when the PDP candidate was defeated in the just concluded Warri South 1 State constituency More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Buhari partial, SGF, NIA DG should have been arrested—PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi on Thursday expressed worry over a three-man investigative panel constituted by President Muhammadu Buhari to probe the Secretary to the Government More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, April 14th, 2017
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N50m Bribery: PDP chieftains trade blames over Jonathan’s botched stakeholders’ meeting

Chieftains of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are at loggerheads over the botched attempt by former President Jonathan Goodluck to ensure peace in the troubled party. At the centre of the crisis are More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, March 25th, 2017
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PDP: Ex-President Jonathan hails Gov Dickson’s Peace Committee

Says political solution most viable option to terminate PDP crisis Former President Goodluck Jonathan has queued behind Governor Seriake Dickson-led Peace and Reconciliation Committee over its decision to use More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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PDP: S’Court fixes May 4 to hear Makarfi’s appeal as Sheriff, Makarfi groups agree to work for party’s peace

Indications from two fronts on Thursday suggested that the crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may be over soon. This is because the Supreme Court not only fixed May 4 to hear the appeal filed by Ahmed More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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To join or not to join the 2019 Presidency race depends on God’s approval—Sheriff

Against rumours that he held on to the leadership position of the party because he has an unbridled ambition to contest the 2019 presidential election, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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PDP Crisis: Why Makarfi and his caretaker committee must step down now—Dickson

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Sunday declared that one of the surest options to return peace to the beleaguered Peoples Democratic Party 9PDP) was for the Senator Ahmed Makarfi and his Caretaker Committee More...