Breaking News: Makarfi Wins As Supreme Court Sacks Sheriff
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, crisis may have finally come to an end as the Supreme Court this morning ruled in favour of the Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, led panel sacked Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and ultimately returned peace to the PDP.
Other Judges on the panel are Justice Tanko Muhammad, Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, Justice Kayode Ariwoola and Justice Dattijo Muhammad.
Former governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff, who had been laying claim to the PDP National Chairmanship was however, absent in the Court.
The court also awarded the sum of N250,000 cost against the Sheriff faction.