I was not party to Buhari’s adoption, says Falae
Former National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and one-time Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Chief Olu Falae, has distanced himself from the party’s adoption of President Muhammadu Buhari.....
Falae’s stewardship and vision for Nigeria
When the 9th Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae, marked his 80th birthday-anniversary recently, friends and associates gathered at Akure, the Ondo State capital, to celebrate his life and accomplishments in and out of public service.
Olu Falae at 80: Still going to farm before dawn
I had known Chief Olu Falae, former secretary to the government of the federation and minister of finance, only by reputation. When, on Nigeria’s return to democratic rule in 1999, he contested the presidential election and almost won, I started following him closely. Since then I made sure I read virtually all his interventions on…
Falae restates call for restructuring, says it is inevitable
Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Chief Olu Falae, has said that the clamour for restructuring is inevitable if nation is to make meaningful progress.
SDP, CCPP plot against APC, mulls blueprint for economic recovery
The Social Democratic Party, SDP, yesterday, agreed with stalwarts of the Committee of Concerned Political Parties (CCPP), to form stronger alliance to wrest power from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) come 2019.
Volition and symbolism of June 12 and all that
President Buhari has taken a giant step towards national reconciliation. A giant step does not mean the whole stretch of the journey has been covered. Whether this is borne out of a contrite spirit time will tell.
Deji, Falae urge FG to include Akure in railway route
The Deji and paramount ruler of Akure Kingdom, Ondo State, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi, Odundun II, and former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae...
Falae, SDP leaders berate major political parties for ‘lacking ideology’
Nationsl leaders of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) on Monday berated both the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for lacking the “ideology to solve various socio-economic challenges facing the country.”
Weekly political notes
Police on Wednesday afternoon arrested suspended senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, at the National Assembly premises.
SDP revivification and sundry possibilities
Recent reports about the possibility of repositioning the Social Democratic Party (SDP), as the much talked about third force on the political sphere inspired many variables. But, in the main, the incipient fascination for SDP by front row politicians reflect more on perceived shortcomings of the last year’s national convention of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)…