BREAKING NEWS: INEC Deregisters 74 Parties

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has deregistered 74 political parties.

BREAKING NEWS: INEC Deregisters 74 Parties
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)

The announcement was made by INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday.

Giving reasons for the decision, Yakubu said the deregistered parties failed to meet various criteria stipulated by the constitution during the elections.

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The INEC chairman said the number of Nigeria’s political parties are now 18.

More to follow…

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