Posts Tagged ‘SDP’

Ex-Vice Presidential Candidate, Junaid Mohammed, Dies At 73

The vice-presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), for the 2019 general elections, Junaid Mohammed, is dead. According to The Cable reported Mohammed, a lawmaker in the second republic, died on Thursday night, at an isolation centre. The publication quoted a family member to have confirmed the incident. However, the family disclosed that the politician was not […]

Appeal Court Return Donald Duke as SDP Presidential Candidate

The Court of Appeal in Abuja Thursday returned former Cross River State Governor, Donald Duke, as the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP). The three-man panel of the appellate court in a judgment delivered on the appeal filed by Duke reversed the judgment of an Abuja High Court, which had declared Prof. Jerry […]

Three Reps Dump APC

The movement from one political party to the other continued on Thursday as three more members of the House of Representatives dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress, while another lawmaker defected from the Peoples Democratic Party. They are Messrs Abdulkabir Akinlade (Ogun State), Rabi’u Kaugama (Jigawa State), Mohammed Ajalah (Kogi State) and Salisu Koko (Kebbi […]

12-year-old girl, two others shot as violence erupts in Osogbo Ahead of Osun Election Re-Run

Heavy gunshots rang out between the police and suspected political thugs in Alekuwodo neighbourhood of Osogbo on Monday afternoon, amidst battle for the control of one of the five polling units where re-run election is scheduled to hold on Thursday. A 12-year-old girl and two men who were not involved in the violence sustained gunshot […]

Breaking: See How Saraki Convinced Omisore to Work with Adeleke in Osun Re-Run

Following the impasse occasioned by Saturday’s inconclusive gubernatorial election in Osun state, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has taken some smart steps to have the front runner and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ademola Adeleke emerge winner of the electoral contest. However, Saraki who was last month named chairman of the PDP Osun […]
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Omisore Dumps PDP For SDP

The former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore on Saturday, May 19, 2018, announced his exit from the Peoples Democratic Party , PDP, and formally declared for Social Democratic Party, SDP. Omisore, in a press statement he personally signed and made available to correspondents in Osogbo, gave a vivid historical allusion to his political […]