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  • INEC Denies Suspension Of 202 Staff

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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has denied reports in the media that it has suspended 202 staff indicted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The commission in a statement yesterday called on Nigerians to disregard the report, as it is in the process of investigating and interviewing the staff members concerned in…

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  • PDP Crisis: Sheriff, Makarfi War Again

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    Barely four days after a cease fire was agreed to by the warring factions,  national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff, yesterday called the Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee an illegal entity, which should stop interfering in the affairs of the party. Sheriff who warned Makarfi to behave himself, however threatened…

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  • PDP Crisis: There Is No Political Solution Yet– Makarfi

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    The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), led by Sen Ahmed Makarfi, yesterday declared that there is no political solution yet to the leadership crisis rocking the party. Makarfi, who said the party was working hard with the Governor SeriakeN Dickson-led reconciliation committee, and other organs of the party to reach a…

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  • Unbridled Ambition Will Destroy PDP – BoT

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    The Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned that selfish ambition is destroying the party. Chairman of the party BoT, Senator Walid Jubril, stated this while receiving the report of the reconciliation committee, led by the Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson. However Dickson had earlier cautioned the two factions, led…

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  • Sheriff’s 2019 Ambition Cause Of PDP Crisis – Makarfi

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    The Senator Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) declared yesterday that the 2019 presidential ambition of PDP national chairman, Senator  Ali Modu Sheriff, is the cause of the leadership crisis in the party. He said it will be a “death sentence for the PDP if Sheriff becomes its presidential candidate in 2019.”…

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  • Sheriff, Makarfi Feud Triggers Mass Defection From PDP

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    The leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) involving the Senator Ahmed Makarfi camp and that of Senator Ali Modu Sheriff is responsible for the gale of defection that is currently blowing across the party, LEADERSHIP checks have revealed. It was gathered that stakeholders, including founding members of the party, are disturbed over the…

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  • 7.8m Permanent Voter Cards Yet To Be Collected – INEC

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    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said yesterday that over 7.8 million Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) are yet to be collected. INEC chairman Prof Mahmood Yakubu, who stated this at the maiden quarterly consultative meeting with the media in Abuja, appealed to those yet to collect their PVCs to visit their local government areas to…

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