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Opposition parties celebrate IGP’s retirement with birthday cake


Opposition political parties on the platform of the Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday cut a cake to celebrate the retirement of the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. The coalition’s spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, told journalists in Abuja that the cutting of the cake was meant to symbolise the end …

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CUPP to Buhari: Lead your presidential campaigns if you’re fit


The Coalition of United Political Parties has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to outsource his campaign to the All Progressives Congress chieftain, Bola Tinubu, if he is fit for the nation’s top job. The CUPP also accused the APC of plotting to rig the 2019 elections and plunge the nation …

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2019: Buhari lacks capacity to defeat Boko Haram – CUPP


The Coalition of United Political Parties has said that President Muhammadu Buhari lacked the capacity to defeat the Boko Haram terrorists. CUPP in a statement issued by its spokesperson, Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere said that the president was bereft of ideas to combat the insurgents. It said that Buhari was more …

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CUPP, PDP tell lawmakers to boycott Buhari’s budget presentation

Muhammadu-Buhari BUDDGET

The Coalition of United Political Parties and the Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday called on the leadership and members of the National Assembly to boycott Wednesday’s presentation of the 2019 budget by President Muhammadu Buhari. CUPP, in a statement by its national spokesperson, Ikenga  Ugochinyere,  said the lawmakers should boycott the …

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I’m committed to Government of National Unity, says Atiku


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, says he is committed to a Government of National Unity. Abubakar stated this on Friday in Abuja during his meeting with the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), an umbrella of over 45 political parties that endorsed him as their consensus …

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2019: We have not adopted Atiku – SDP, KOWA


The Social Democratic Party and the presidential candidate of KOWA Party, Dr Adesina Fagbenro-Byron, have distanced themselves from the adoption of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as the Coalition of United Political Parties consensus candidate. The CUPP, which is a coalition of at least …

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45 parties adopt Atiku for presidency in 2019


The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) comprising the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 45 other opposition parties have formally adopted a former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as its presidential candidate in the 2019 elections. The chairman of the coalition and a former Governor of Osun State, Prince …

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