The Ahmed Makarfi led caretaker committee of the Peoples' Democratic Party has accused the ruling All Progressive Congress of sponsoring the current crisis in the party.
 
Spokesman for the group, Dayo Adeyeye, told newsmen that the  All Progressives Congress contracted Alli Modu Sheriff to scuttle the chances of the PDP in the Edo Governorship elections. 
 
Meanwhile the All Progressives Congress, APC has dismissed allegations of sponsoring the crisis in the  PDP.
 
In a statement by the party's national secretary, Mai Mala B, ‎the APC attributed the current crisis IN PDP to its politics of imposition and other undemocratic practices.
 
It advised the PDP to put its house in order rather than playing to the gallery.