13 Political Parties Nominate Presidential Candidates – INEC

Written by on June 14, 2022

13 political parties have finally nominated their party presidential candidates ahead of the February 2023 general elections.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu said at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) in Abuja that all primaries ended on Thursday 9th June 2022.

The candidates and their parties are Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu (All Progressives Congress); Atiku Abubakar (Peoples Democratic Party; Dumebi Kachikwu (African Democratic Congress); Prince Malik Ado-Ibrahim (Young Progressives Party); Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso (New Nigeria Peoples’ Party) and  Peter Obi of the Labour Party (LP).

Others are Prince Adewole Adeboye (Social Democratic Party (SDP); Omoyele Sowore (African Action Congress); Kola Abiola (Peoples’ Redemption Party); Peter Umeadi (All Progressives Grand Alliance); Dan Nwanyanwu (Zenith Labour Party); Christopher Imumolen (Accord Party) and Maj. Hamza Mustapha (Action Alliance).


By Jadesola Ajibola

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