Falae speaks on 2019 election, SDP presidential candidate


National Chairman, Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae has assured that the party would conduct a free and fair presidential primary to select its candidate for the 2019 election.

The elder statesaman urged Nigerians to vote out the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and also shun the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) next year.

“The two parties have delivered their best, which has translated to nothing for the country”, Falae, a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) told Guardian.

“The PDP was in power for 16 years and could not move the country forward likewise the APC’s three years of governance has not been of any benefit to the country.

“For so many reasons, Nigerians are flocking to SDP as their preferred brand ahead of the 2019 general elections.

“We will not disappoint our citizens and we are promising to give Nigerians a credible candidate as well as responsible representatives at the federal, state and local government levels.

“We are going to give Nigerians a country of their dream that is different from the current situation where our youths are running to foreign nations in search of green pastures,” he added.