News - SDP

39 Parties Form Coalition

1 week ago /
Politics 

The tone for the 2019 general elections was set in Abuja on Monday as about 39 of the 68 registered political parties came together to form a coalition.

SDP Accuses APC Of Stealing Its Slogan

3 weeks ago /
Politics 

One of Nigeria’s opposition political parties , the Social Democratic Party has frowned at what it describes at the subtle attempt by the ruling APC to steal its slogan known as “Progress”.

SDP Calls For Level Playing Field For 2019 Polls

4 weeks ago /
Politics 

One of Nigeria’s opposition parties, the social democratic party is wants the federal government to create an environment conducive for a hitch-free preparation and conduct of the twenty nineteen general elections.

SDP Faults National Recognition For Abiola, June 12

1 month ago /
Politics 

The Social Democratic Party has picked holes in the posthumous national honour to Abiola insisting that the move was designed to score political points in the  South West ahead of the 2019 election.

SDP Decries Politics Of Intimidation

1 month ago /
Politics 

The social democratic party, SDP, says alleged intimidation and arrest of members of opposition political parties for what it described as funny corruption cases is sending disturbing signals over the provision of a level playing field for the twenty-nineteen general elections.

 

SDP Berates Buhari’s Outing With US President

2 months ago /
Nation 

The social democratic party, SDP, has condemned president Muhammad Buhari for keeping silent about the pressing needs of Nigeria community in united states which included the deferred action for childhood arrival (DACA).

Buhari Mourns Senator Bukar

3 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouq, and other community members to observe the third day prayers for Late Senator Mustapha Bukar, the senator representing Katsina North, his own Senatorial District.

Australia Test Cricket Captain Gets One Test Match Ban

3 months ago /
Sports  

Australia Test Cricket Captain, Steve Smith, has been banned for one test match and stood down as skipper of Indian Premier League team following a ball tampering incident on day three of their match with South Africa by team mate, Camron Bancroft.

SDP Unveils New Leadership, Programmes

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, is going through some revival with the unveiling of its new leadership and programmes for a fresh national convention.

Irate Youths Protest Death Of Commercial Driver In Benin

5 months ago /
Nation 

There was pandemonium at the Igun axis of third east circular road in the Edo State capital, Benin City on Tuesday as youths protested the killing of a commercial driver  allegedly by Police. The angry youths barricaded  Ikpoba slope and other adjoining roads  causing heavy vehicular and human traffic. According to  eye...

ITF Trains 11,000 Osun Youths In Skill Development Programme

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Director-General of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Joseph Ari, has said that no fewer than 11,100 young Nigerians have been trained and equipped nationwide with working tools by the organisation under the National Industrial Skills Development Programme (NISDP).He stated that the development was part of “ITF contribution to the...

Fuel Scarcity: NNPC Says Porous Borders Affecting Distribution

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has raised alarm over the sustained nefarious activities of some cross-border fuel smuggling syndicates and hoarders in the country. The Corporation also noted that such activities have so far impeded its efforts to sanitise the fuel supply and distribution matrix across Nigeria. NNPC Group Managing Director,...

DAPPMA/NNPC Controversy

6 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has described as very unfortunate a statement credited to the Depot And Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) on the fuel supply situation, especially premium motor spirit (petrol).  In a statement, NNPC reaffirmed that it had supplied appreciable volume to DAPPMA, Major Marketers Association of Nigeria...

The New Secretary To The Government Of The Federation: A Profile

8 months ago /
Nation 

Boss Gida Mustapha is a lawyer, management consultant, politician, businessman and boardroom guru of considerable repute. His appointment as the managing director/ceo of the national inland waterways authority (NIWA) hasd been well received by staff and stakeholders, thanks to his vast public sector experience, legal background, extensive travels and contracts...

BREAKING: NNPC Breaks Silence On Kachikwu’s Letter

9 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has made a release today breaking silence on the recent letter written by the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu to President Muhammadu Buhari. The group in the statement signed by the General Manager Public Affairs,  Ndu Ughamadu, states that the law and...

Kachikwu’s Letter: Group Demands Suspension Of NNPC GMD, Baru

9 months ago /
Nation 

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has demanded that President Muhammadu Buhari, suspends the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Maikanti Baru pending the outcome of the investigation. Executive Director of SERAP, Mr. Adetokunbo Mumuni, on Thursday, requested the Commander-in-Chief to direct the anti-graft agencies to swing...

Kachikwu/Baru Face-Off

9 months ago /
Nation 

The President Muhammad Buhari-led administration since assuming office has been hailed for reducing corruption in the country. One sector a lot of analysts agree the administration made strides in the fight against corruption is the petroleum sector in which the president also doubles as minister. So when the news of a leaked memo...

37 Aspirants To Vie For Anambra Governorship Seat

9 months ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the list of aspirants to contest in the Anambra State governorship election. The list published on the Commission’s website contains the names of 37 candidates from various political parties accredited for the November 18 poll in the state. According to INEC, the incumbent governor,...

Adamawa: Dep. Speaker, Maj. Leader impeached

9 months ago /
Nation 

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Alhaji Musa Mahmud. Others removed were the Deputy Majority Leader, Mutawali Mohammed and the Minority Leader, Mrs Justina Nkom (SDP-Lamurde) State Constituency. It was reported that the Speaker, Alhaji...

PDP BoT Fails To Appoint Secretary

10 months ago /
Politics 

Lack of quorum has stopped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees (BoT) from appointing a secretary to replace the late Ojo Maduekwe, the former board secretary  Also, the deputy president of the senate, Ike Ekweremadu and the national caretaker committee chairman of the party (PDP), Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, have...


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