The battle for the control of the National Headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) continues on Thursday with a clash between supporters of Makarfi caretaker committee and Ali Modu Sheriff.
Supporters of Makarfi committee who ejected top party officials loyal to Ali Modu Sheriff from the office on Wednesday, returned on Thursday, to tighten their grip on the complex.
The clashes began when sheriff supporters who later arrived, attempted to dislodge the Makarfi committee’s supporters from the main entrance into the complex.
Meanwhile, top leaders of the Markafi committee, including members of the Board of Trustees (BOT), the PDP governors and members of the National Assembly caucus, have met in Abuja to deliberate on the development.
The meeting which began on Wednesday night lasted into the early hours of Thursday.
Addressing newsmen after the meeting, Chairman of the Caretaker Committee, Senator Makarfi said they discussed issues concerning PDP, particularly the tense situation at the party National Headquarters in Abuja