The Sokoto state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, has unanimously endorsed the decision of the PDP stakeholders in Abuja to support and recognized Senator Ahmed Makarfi as an authentic chairman of the party instead of Senator Ali Modu Sherrif as favour by the appeal court judgment of Port Harcourt, recently. The state party chairman, Alhaji Ibrahim Milgoma, made the statement after a meeting with state executive members of the party and all the 23 local government party chairmen, held in Sokoto.
Alhaji Milgoma described the agitators of supporting Senator Ali Sherrif as chairman in the state as infiltrators who are hell bend of destroying what they did not build due to hatred and political intolerance and love of power by force in order to satisfying their own minds and political survival.
He said Sokoto state chapter of the party, include its elders, party state executive members, chairmen from wards to local government and their supporters are 100 % behind Senator Makarfi as the only known and authenticated chairman.
We endorsed the decisions taken by our leaders, include the agreement of appeal to Supreme Court of the irrational judgment of the Appeal Court of Port Harcourt where it give our party to some group that has no business whatsoever with our survival. Therefore, we are abide by the resolution of the majority of our leaders and governors, include BoT in which we agree and support Senator Ahmed Makarfi as the party chairman”