Political Parties

Electoral Commission

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is the main agent of democracy in Nigeria. INEC is the permanent body created by the constitution to organise Federal and State elections in Nigeria.

INEC was established by the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to among other things organize elections into the various political offices in the country.

Currently, there are 18 registered political parties.

2Action AllianceAA
3Action Democratic PartyADP
4Action Peoples PartyAPP
5African Action CongressAAC
6African Democratic CongressADC
7All Progressives CongressAPC
8All Progressives Grand AllianceAPGA
9Allied Peoples MovementAPM
10Boot PartyBP
11Labour PartyLP
12National Rescue MovementNRM
13New Nigeria Peoples PartyNNPP
14Peoples Democratic PartyPDP
15Peoples Redemption PartyPRP
16Social Democratic PartySDP
17Young Progressive PartyYPP
18Zenith Labour PartyZLP


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