Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced the decisions on the registration of new political parties at its weekly meeting saying has registered 21 new political parties, taking the number of registered parties in Nigeria to 67. after they fulfilled the requirements provided by the constitution
In a statement by the National Commissioner & Member, Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC May Agbmuche-Mbu confirmed the registration of 21 new Political parties yesterday, this make the total number of political parties in the country to 67..
The statement said that the associations were registered as political parties, because they had fulfilled the constitutional requirements for registration. The new political parties are All Blending Party (ABP), All Grassroots Alliance (AGA), Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP), Coalition for Change (C4C) and Freedom and Justice Party (FJP).
Also registered are Grassroots Development Party of Nigeria (GDPN), Justice Must Prevail Party (JMPP), Legacy Party of Nigeria (LPN), Mass Action Joint Alliance (MAJA), Modern Democratic Party (MDP), National Interest Party (NIP), National Rescue Mission (NRM) and New Progressive Mission (NPM).
New Progressive Movement (NPM), Nigeria Democratic Congress Party (NDCP), People’s Alliance for National Development and Liberty (PANDEL), People’s Trust (PT) and Providence People’s Congress (PPC) were also registered. Also on the list are Re-Build Nigeria Party (RBNP), Restoration Party of Nigeria (RP) and Sustainable National Party (SNP).
The New political parties are :
|S/No.||Name of Political Party||Acronym|
|1.||All Blending Party||ABP|
|2.||All Grassroots Alliance||AGA|
|3.||Alliance for New Nigeria||ANN|
|4.||Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party||ANRP|
|5.||Coalition for Change||C4C|
|6.||Freedom and Justice Party||FJP|
|7||Grassroots Development Party of Nigeria||GDPN|
|8.||Justice Must Prevail Party||JMPP|
|9.||Legacy Party of Nigeria||LPN|
|10||Mass Action Joint Alliance||MAJA|
|11.||Modern Democratic Party||MDP|
|12||National Interest Party||NIP|
|13.||National Rescue Mission||NRM|
|14.||New Progressive Movement||NPM|
|15.||Nigeria Democratic Congress Party||NDCP|
|16.||People’s Alliance for National Development and Liberty||PANDEL|
|18.||Providence People’s Congress||PPC|
|19.||Re-Build Nigeria Party||RBNP|
|20.||Restoration Party of Nigeria||RP|
|21.||Sustainable National Party||SNP|