In a statement signed by Secretary to the Commission Mrs A.C Ogakwu, INEC confirms the registration of two new parties- (Independent Democrats, ID), and the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM). Read the statement below:
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered two new political parties in accordance with the provisions of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as Amended) and the Electoral Act 2010 (as Amended).
The newly registered parties are the Independent Democrats (ID) and the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM).
The Constitution, Manifesto, Logo/Flag and list of National Executive Officers of each party have also been approved by the Commission