PDP succumbs to sheriff as reconciliation C’ttee submits report


The National Reconciliation Committee of the PDP has recommended a unity convention under the leadership of the Party’s National Chairman Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff.

The Chairman of the Committee and Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson, briefed newsmen after presenting the report of the Committee to Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff at the party National Secretariat in Abuja.

Governor Dickson said the recommendations were in line with the reconciliatory efforts of former President Goodluck Jonathan who is working on a political solution to the leadership crisis rocking the party.

Mr. Dickson however said all segments and organs of the party should be carried along in selecting members of the Convention Planning Committee.

The National Chairman of the Party, Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff, promised to study the recommendations with a view to implementing them.

Earlier, Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff received some party leaders from the North led by a former Deputy Senate President who paid him a solidarity visit.