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Sheriff shuns PDP national caucus meeting

06 October 2016, 13:25

Abuja - Factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu Sheriff on Wednesday boycotted a meeting of the party’s national caucus, reports Thisday.

The meeting was called to brief members on the outcome of the peace moves initiated by leaders of the party to reconcile the warring factions in the party.

The meting, which was held at Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Center, Abuja, was, however, attended by the party’s National Caretaker Committee Chairman, Ahmed Makarfi.

Also read: Sheriff denies peace deal with Makarfi

The meeting was also attended with the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu; the Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT), Senator Walid Jubrin; Principal Officers of the National Assembly and  governors of Ondo, Taraba, Bayelsa and Gombe States

No reason was given for Sheriff’s absence at the meeting.

- News 24


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