Gana vs Duke: SDP not in crisis – Abia Chairman,...

Hon. Chidi Nwosu, the Abia State chairman of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, has denied that there was crisis at the national leadership of the party, over the litigations against the emergence of former Cross Rivers State Governor, Donald Duke, as presidential flagbearer bearer of the party. DAILY POST had reports that a presidential aspirant…

2019: SDP affirms Miri as Plateau governorship candidate…

A factional leader of the party had rejected Mr Miri whose name was published by INEC. The post 2019: SDP affirms Miri as Plateau governorship candidate appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Crisis trails INEC listing of Imo SDP guber…

Magnus Eze, Enugu Despite the publication of Chief Okey Eze’s name as the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Imo state, Dr. Casmir Anyanwu has declared himself the authentic candidate of the party. Anyanwu, who called on his supporters to ignore Eze’s listing by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), maintained that…

2019: APGA aspirant, Ukandu-Okpi defects to SDP, accuses party of...

A House of Assembly aspirant at the just-concluded primaries of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Abia state, Chika Ukandu-Okpi, has dumped the party for the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in the state. Ukandu-Okpi, who is vying for the Umuahia central constituency seat, said she joined SDP with thousands of APGA members and supporters….

Ogun 2019: UPN adopt SDP gubernatorial candidate…

Ogun State Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) has adopted the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Otunba Rotimi Paseda as its gubernatorial candidate for the forthcoming 2019 election. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Donald Duke Lists Politicians That Nigerians Must Reject…

Mr Donald Duke, the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), has called on politicians and political parties to focus on issues, not on personalities, as the 2019 general elections draw closer. The presidential candidate also called on Nigerians to reject any politician that attacks personalities instead of providing solutions to issues bedevilling the…

New Minimum Wage: What state governors need to do –...

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) on Thursday insisted that state governors are buoyant enough to pay the N30, 000 minimum wage demanded by Nigerian workers without resorting to downsizing. This is coming after the Chairman of NGF, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, governor of Zamfara State, threatened to sack workers as the only measure to implement it….

2019: Oluboyo, Kumuyi receive over 1000 SDP, PDP defectors into...

No fewer than 1000 members of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have dumped their parties for the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP in Akoko Northwest and Northeast council areas of Ondo state. The defectors were led by SDP chieftains, including Ayo Oluwafemi and Abiola Ogunmodede and received by former Deputy…

2019 presidential candidates: Fresh faces, little presence – Part 2…

Donald Duke Donald Duke–Social Democratic Party (SDP) Duke is former governor of Cross River State. He was governor from 1999-2007. He was among the best governors of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party. He is very amiable and articulate, perhaps in line with his background as a lawyer. At the expiration of his second term in…

Duke Urges Sustainable Resolution Of Minimum Wage Crisis…

Donald Duke, the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), has called on the Federal Government to find a comprehensive and long term solution to the lingering minimum wage crisis in Nigeria. Duke made the call in a statement on Saturday in Calabar. The presidential candidate said that the present “fire brigade” response was…