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Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja
Less than two days after he stormed the National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) along with his loyalists to impose himself as National Chairman, aggrieved youths has sacked Senator Ali Modu Sheriff from the national secretariat.
The group of youths under the aegis of PDP National Rebirth Group and PDP Concerned Rescue Group invaded the party premises on Wednesday morning and sealed off the party’s national headquarters and handed the keys over to the Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT), Senator Walid Jibrin.
In what looked like the high point of over five hours of demonstration at the PDP headquarters by protesting youths who threw their support behind Senator Ahmed Makarfi-National Caretaker Committee, all those that came with Sheriff to occupy the place were sacked.
This was as the meeting of the national caucus, BoT and the Governors Forum gets underway this night in Abuja with the sole purpose of finding a lasting solution to the leadership problem.
Further details later