INEC: IPAC, CUPP, Ohanaeze, Others Hail Yakubu’s Decision To Step...

Various organisations have hailed the decision of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, to step down after the expiration of his first term in office until his nomination for second term is confirmed by the Senate. The groups who made their positions known in a joint statement on Monday…

EndSARS: CUPP advises Buhari to connect with youths

…Demands independent panel of inquiry into extra judicial killings By Chris Ochayi ABUJA: The Coalition of United Political Parries, CUPP, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to take all necessary steps to connect with the Nigerian youth in order to understand their pulse. The National Secretary of CUPP, High Chief Peter Ameh,  who gave the advice…

Borrowing N4trn to fund 2021 budget worrisome — CUPP…

…Says over N3 trillion for debt services massive By Chris Ochayi – Abuja The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has said the idea of new borrowing of over N4 trillion to finance a deficit in 2021 budget was worrisome. National Secretary of CUPP, High Chief Peter Ameh, who made the remarks, while reacting to…

CUPP Rejects FG-Labour Truce, Insists on Reversal of Fuel Price...

By Onyebuchi Ezigbo The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has rejected last Sunday’s agreement reached between organized labour and the federal government to suspend the planned protest against the increase in fuel price and electricity tariff. It said that as far as it is concerned, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress…

Edo election: CUPP cautions security agencies not to engage in...

Tribune Online Edo election: CUPP cautions security agencies not to engage in voters’ intimidation Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has cautioned the Nigeria Police, the Army and other security agencies in the country to refrain from using their personnel to intimidate voters in Saturday’s election holding in Edo in favour of the ruling All…

CAMA Amendment: CUPP Proposes New Clauses To Address Defects

The Coalition Of United Political Parties (CUPP) has proposed new clauses to address what is described as the defects in the new Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA). The CUPP said it doesn’t just criticize, but also offers solutions after criticism. The opposition coalition, in a statement by its spokesman and National Chairman of Action…

State of the Nation: CUPP urges Buhari to appoint Matawalle...

Tribune Online State of the Nation: CUPP urges Buhari to appoint Matawalle to lead national peace The Opposition Political Parties under the umbrella of “Coalition of United Political Parties” (CUPP) on Sunday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint the governor of Zamfara State, Alhaji Bello Matawalle with the responsibility of leading a national shuttle for…

Pump, electricity price hike: CUPP kicks start move for nationwide...

Tribune Online Pump, electricity price hike: CUPP kicks start move for nationwide protests Following hike in pump price of petrol and electricity tariff by the Federal Government, Conference of United Political Parties (CUPP) said it has commenced mobilisation of organised groups and individuals in the country to reach national consensus for nationwide civil mass action…

CUPP Rejects CAMA, Says Law Invitation To Anarchy

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has rejected the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA), saying it’s an invitation to anarchy. CUPP spokesman, Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere, in a press conference yesterday in Abuja, accused some members of the National Assembly of secretly inserting and passed as amendments, obnoxious sections into the CAMA, which has…

Deregistration Of Parties: Stop Wasting Tax Payers Funds On Appeal,...

Chairman, Contact and Mobilization and Member, Steering Committee, of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) Rev. Olusegun Peters has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to promptly obey various court judgements including the recent Court of Appeal judgement that ordered it to re-list 23 political parties the commission deregistered on 6th February 2020,…

Zamfara Gov Hosts CUPP Spokesman

As rising tension all over the country keeps growing with attendant insecurity, the search for national consensus by political actors was the reason behind a meeting between  the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Mattawale and the National Chairman of APP and Spokesperson of the Opposition Coalition CUPP Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere. According to a statement by…

CUPP Urges Nigerian Youths To Participate In Politics

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has felicitated with Nigerian youths on the occasion of  this year’s International Youth Day celebration and charged them to participate in politics. Chairman, Contact and Mobilization and Member, Steering Committee, CUPP, Rev. Olusegun Peters in a statement issued in Abuja, yesterday said that CUPP “salutes the great Nigerian…