Tag: SDP

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello secured victory at Election Petition Tribunal

The Kogi State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has dismissed the petition filed by Natasha Akpoti, the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and her party against Governor Yahaya Bello. A three-man panel of judges led by Justice Kashim Kaigama dismissed the suit in a unanimous judgment[Read More…]

Olu Falae Tenders Email Evidence To EFCC That Fingers Ex-President Jonathan To N100m Election Scam

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae, has submitted to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission an email correspondence between him and a former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Board of Trustees, Chief Tony Anenih. Falae tendered the email as evidence in the probe[Read More…]

SDP Leader Dumps Party, Returns To APC

Chief Olusegun Osoba, the leader of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) on Sunday returned to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun announced the return while briefing journalists after a closed door meeting of leaders of the APC at the residence of Osoba in Ikoyi, Lagos. “A[Read More…]

Olu Falae Escapes Death As Mobile Police Men Repeatedly Shot At His Car

Presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in the last general elections and a leader of Afenifere, Chief Olu Falae, Tuesday escaped death by whisker when a gun shot was fired at his car by mobile police men along Akure-Ilesha Express way. Falae it was gathered was on his way[Read More…]

“We Never Got Any Money” – SDP Says Chief Olu Falae Lied About The N100 million He Collected

The Ogun State Chapter of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, has dissociated itself from the N100 million collected ?by its national leader, Olu Falae. The Ogun SDP said contrary to Mr. Falae’s claims of distributing the money to state chapters of the party, it did not get any money from[Read More…]

SDP Threatens to Publish Aregbesola’s Assets Revealing His Massive Looting Of The Treasury

by Deji Abiodun The Social Democratic Party (SDP), Osun State has demanded that the state governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola should declare his assets publicly without delay or the party would be forced to publish what it knows about his alleged massive wealth. SDP described Aregbesola’s defence of how he had[Read More…]

SDP Blames Social Media Hoax For Polls’ Failure In Ogun State

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ogun state has attributed its failure at the just concluded polls to the alleged damaging social media report that its governorship candidate, Mr Akin Odunsi had withdrawn from the governorship race a day before the election. Chairman of the party in the state, Mr[Read More…]

10 House Of Representatives Members Defect To SDP And APC

The House of Representatives witnessed series of defections on Tuesday. Speaker Aminu Tambuwal read out the announcement of the defectors at plenary. Five lawmakers from Ogun State moved from the All Progressives Congress, APC to the Social Democratic Party, SDP. They are Babatunde Ogunola ( Ado-odo/Ota), Adekunle Adeyemi ( Ifo[Read More…]

Social Democratic Party Backs President Jonathan’s 2015 Re-election Bid

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) says it will support President Goodluck Jonathan during presidential election in 2015 because of his performance in his first tenure of office. Mr Rafiu Salau, the National Secretary, SDP, said this in Abuja on Saturday during an interview, reports the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN[Read More…]

Joe Igbokwe: APC, Giving A Dog A Bad Name

In the cause of the presidential campaigns in 1992/1993 the handlers of Alhaji Bashir Tofa, the Presidential candidate of the National Republican Convention, NRC knew very well that Tofa was no match to Chief MKO Abiola, the candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP. These obvious and painful self-evident truths[Read More…]