Tag archive for ‘PDP’
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...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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PDP Crisis: I won’t quit, Sheriff replies Makarfi

The court-backed national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),Senator Ali Modu Sheriff yesterday told those canvassing his resignation as a way out of the crisis tearing the party asunder to forget it. He More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Former Enugu Gov, Chime, dumps PDP for APC

A former Governor of Enugu State, Mr Sullivan Chime, has confirmed that he has left the PDP.Speaking in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Enugu, Chime said that his decision to quit More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Leadership Crisis: Makarfi vows to ‘flush out’ Sheriff from PDP

The protracted leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) boiled over on Thursday. This is because the Chairman of the party’s Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, on Thursday vowed to More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Gov Dickson’s reconciliation report sparks fresh crisis in PDP

The evolving leadership battle in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has assumed a deeper crisis dimension, with the recommendations by the party’s standing reconciliation committee generating fresh controversy. The More...