Tag: makarfi

  • 2019: I’m Confident Of Picking PDP’s Presidential Ticket, Says Makarfi

    2019: I’m Confident Of Picking PDP’s Presidential Ticket, Says Makarfi

    Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday said he was confident of picking the party’s ticket for the 2019 election. Makarfi made the declaration at an interactive session with newsmen in Lagos on Sunday. According to reports Makarfi, who is a former governor of Kaduna State who also […]

  • Defection: Don’t Destroy Party Loyalty, Dedication, Makarfi Warns PDP

    Defection: Don’t Destroy Party Loyalty, Dedication, Makarfi Warns PDP

    The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) should not destroy the zeal and determination of its members that have remained loyal and dedicated to the ideals of the party by ceding every available goodies to new entrants. The former caretaker committee chairman of PDP, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi has warned. Senator Makarfi who was speaking yesterday in […]

  • 2019: How PDP Will Defeat APC – Makarfi

    2019: How PDP Will Defeat APC – Makarfi

    The Immediate past National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi has said the PDP will dislodged the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) during the 2019 Presidential polls. Makarfi disclosed this on Wednesday in Jos when he addressed PDP executives and National […]

  • 2019: Benue PDP Endorses Makarfi For Presidency

    2019: Benue PDP Endorses Makarfi For Presidency

    ….Promises unflinching support By Abraham Uwuasom, Makurdi The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue state has unanimously thrown their weight behind the former Governor of Kaduna state, Senator Ahmed Makarfi to enable him to clinch the presidential seat of the Federal Republic of Nigeria come 2019. Makarfi was at the PDP state secretariat, Makurdi on […]

  • Breaking: Supreme Court sacks Sheriff, reinstates Makarfi as PDP National Chairman

    Breaking: Supreme Court sacks Sheriff, reinstates Makarfi as PDP National Chairman

    By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja The judgment was delivered by a panel of judges of the apex court on Wednesday morning The Supreme Court on Wednesday sacked Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. In his stead, the court reinstated Senator Ahmed Makarfi as chairman. The judgment was delivered by […]

  • PDP Crisis: Makarfi group denies forming new party March 5

    PDP Crisis: Makarfi group denies forming new party March 5

    The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has denied being behind moves to establish a new party called Advanced Peoples Democratic Party, APDP. Some media reports have suggested that the faction has applied to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for registration. Sources were quoted as saying the faction took the decision […]

  • Makarfi faction orders Sheriff out of PDP secretariat

    Makarfi faction orders Sheriff out of PDP secretariat

    Senator Ahmed Makarfi, head of the sacked National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded that the factional national chairman of the party Senator Ali Modu Sheriff vacate the party’s national secretariat in Abuja immediately to avoid chaos. The Punch reports that Makarfi said Sheriff, despite being declared the authentic national chairman […]

  • Deal with Sheriff now, Makarfi urges IGP

    Deal with Sheriff now, Makarfi urges IGP

    The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has petitioned the police over the forced entry of Senator Modu Ali Sheriff into the national secretariat of the party, saying it could not guarantee a breakdown of law and order instigated by their supporters, the Vanguard is reporting. Sheriff and Makarfi Spokesman of the […]

  • Sheriff tackles PDP again, says Makarfi panel illegal

    Sheriff tackles PDP again, says Makarfi panel illegal

    The disputed National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff has described as illegal the “purported extension’’ of the tenure of the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi led National Caretaker Committee. This is contained in a statement signed by Sheriff’s Special Assistant on Media, Mr Inua Bwala on Tuesday in Abuja. Sheriff also […]

  • PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure for another one year

    PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure for another one year

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has extended by one year the tenure of the party’s caretaker committee led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi. The decision was taken after a meeting of top party members including governors and senators at the government house in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. Makarfi’s tenure was extended by the National Executive Committee […]