Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali – Modu Sheriff, has described the judgement by the Port -Harcourt Court of Appeal on Friday, as a victory for the party.

He, has however said that the interest of the party supersedes his office as the National Chairman and is willing to relinquish the position for the party to move forward.

He told journalists in Abuja over the weekend that he would be consulting with other leaders of the party to see how a national convention can be held soon to lay to rest the party’s leadership tussle.

The court had on Friday, ruled that the caretaker committee headed by Senator Ahmed Makarfi, is illegal and cannot act on behalf of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).