SDP expels Jerry Gana, suspends Donald Duke
The Social Democratic Party (SDP) Tuesday expelled its presidential aspirant Jerry Gana and suspended its presidential candidate Donald Duke, party's Yemi Akinbode told newsmen in Abuja. Akinbode also stated that SDP's national chairman Supo Shonibare was also suspended with immediate effect. The party's spokesman said Gana and Shonibare were expelled for engaging in anti-party activities.…
Court declares Donald Duke SDP presidential candidate
Court of appeal on Thursday declared former Cross River State governor Donald Duke as the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP). An FCT High Court in Maitama has declared a former Nigeria information minister Jerry Gana as the winner of the presidential primary election of the party in December 2018. The party had…
Only Northern candidate can win 2019 presidential election-Jerry Gana
Former Nigerian minister of information and the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP)Jerry Gana said the only strategic move for any party to win the forthcoming 2019 presidential election is to present a northern candidate. "Any party that really wants to win at the presidential level strategically, the candidate would come from the…
Court sacks Donald Duke as SDP presidential candidate
An FCT High Court in Maitama on Friday declared, a former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, the winner of the presidential primary election of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) conducted on Oct. 6.
‘Adeniran, Gana were part of PDP’s headache’
Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George has flayed erstwhile chieftains of the party, Professors Jerry Gana and Tunde Adeniran for defecting to the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
Convergence of love, music at Festival of Praise
When the annual Festival of Praise, an Abuja-based concert of Christian music, marked its tenth anniversary last year many in the audience were surprised at the high standard of performance. They were surprised because the organisers put together a world class event that reflected expertise gained from its regularity and length of existence, even though…
Northern elders, youths disagree over zoning of PDP chairman
The race for the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has created a sharp division among party members in the North.
Regions, which regions?
Some iconic elders of the Yoruba race have taken their push for restructuring the country a notch further.
Yoruba leaders, Gana urge government to revisit 2014 confab report
Prominent Yoruba leaders under the aegis of Yoruba Leadership and Peace Initiative have called on the Federal Government to begin in earnest, the process of implementation of the 2014 National Conference report before the 2019 general elections.
Middle Belt, northern minorities seek 12 regions, 54 states
Leaders of the Middle Belt and other northern minorities met in Abuja yesterday and asked the Federal Government to immediately begin the implementation of the 2014 national conference report to address the agitations for the restructuring of the country.
South West leaders demand new constitution before 2019 elections
After a reunion yesterday in Abuja, the leaders said the implementation of the report was the irreducible minimum to move Nigeria forward and build a nation that works for the citizenry.