Political parties in Nigeria and their slogans

Political parties in Nigeria
Political parties in Nigeria

Throughout the years, political parties have played major roles in shaping our country, Nigeria. Political parties were created for people to choose the leaders they want,it gives them a sense of belonging. Parties logos and slogans stand for what they believe and desire.

The first political party to exist in Nigeria is the Nigerian National Democratic Party (NNDP), it was founded in 1923 by Herbert Macaulay to take advantage of the Clifford Constitution.

Presently, there are eighteen political parties registered with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

1. ACCORD (A)
                             Photo credit: INEC

Accord was formed by Rashidi Ladoja, the former governor of Oyo state, the ideologies of this political parties are corporation, populism and capitalism.
The slogan as the name implies is "Oneness and Progress"
     Key offices holders and party's contact

  • National chairman: Hon Mohammed Lawal Nalado
  • National secretary: Hon Dr. Mrs Nikola Ajaja
  • National treasurer: Mr Micheal O. Lerama
  • National financial secretary: Umar Farouk
  • National legal Adviser: Barr Maxwell Ngbudum
  • Phone number: 08037038325
  • Address: Plot 488, 7th Yauri street, Area 3, Garki, Abuja.


2. ACTION ALLIANCE (AA)

                             
Action alliance was created to empower the Nigerian youths and women, it was formerly called National Mass Movement of Nigeria (NMMN). The party slogan is "Let the masses live"

National chairman: Hon Adekunle Rufai Omoaje
National secretary: Amb Suleman Abdulrasheed
National treasurer: Alhaji Ibrahim Isah
National financial secretary: Pastor Obaro Samuel
National legal Adviser: Barr Rufai Abiodun
Address: Plot 1977, Orlu street, Area 3, Garki, Abuja.
Email: actionalliancenational@gmail.com
Phone number: 08033849599, 08038248520

3. ACTION DEMOCRATIC PARTY (ADP) 

Action Democratic Party (ADP) was founded in June 2017 by some politicians who feel there should be another party to aside the popular All Progressive Congress (APC) and People's Democratic Party (PDP), the party is also called God's own party. The ideology of the party is "Third force" 
The slogan of the party is "One Destiny"

National chairman: Engr Yabayi V. Sabi
National secretary: Dr James Okoroma
National Treasurer: Chief Hon Declan J. Ogar
National financial secretary: Salami Akeem Temitope
National legal Adviser: Bichi Obadiah Joseph
Address: Plot 3379A, Mungo park close, off Jesse Jackson Asokoro New Extension, Abuja.
Phone number: 08033001274

4. ACTION PEOPLE'S PARTY (APP)


APP was formed in 1998 during the transition from military rule to a civilian rule.

National chairman: Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere
National treasurer: Chioma Okoli
National financial secretary: Clement Christian
National legal Adviser: Peter Abang
Address: No 6 Alexander Crescent behind Banex plaza, Wuse II Abuja.
Phone number: 08034913080

5. AFRICAN ACTION CONGRESS (AAC) 


AAC was created in 2018 by the former presidential aspirant, Omoyele Sowore in a bid to contest in the 2019 general election.
The party's slogan is " Take it back action"

National chairman: Dr Leonard Nzenwa
National secretary: Mohammed Salisu Ndabawa
National treasurer: Francis Olufemi Abayomi
National financial secretary: Patience Ezekiel
National legal Adviser: Usman Mohammed Enesi
Address: House 1, 1Q Road Lugbe Federal Housing, Abuja.
Phone number: 08059969415


7.  ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC)

 The All Progressives Congress is the present ruling party in Nigeria. The party was founded on 6th February, 2013. ACN, CPC and ANPP were the parties that came together to form APC. The party's slogan is " Change"
The party's ideology is progressivism.

National chairman: H.E Mai Mala Buni
National secretary: Senator John Akpan Udo-Edehe


8. ALL PROGRESSIVES GRAND ALLIANCE (APGA)


APGA's ideologies are Nationalism, Decentralization and Progressivism.

National chairman: Dr Victor Ikechukwu Oye
National secretary: Mr Labaran Maku
National treasurer: Hon Damian Ozurumba
National financial secretary:  Alh. Garba Ibrahim Carefor
National legal adviser: Barr Ifaeanyi Mbaeri 
Address: 41b Libreville Crescent, opp. Tulip press, Aminu Kano crescent, Wuse II, Abuja.
Phone number: 08035897127


9. ALLIED PEOPLE'S MOVEMENT (APM)

The aim of APM is to promote the unity of the people of Nigeria and ensure freedom of existence within the laws of Nigeria.
The slogan of the party is "Nigeria first"

National chairman: Yusuf Mamman Dantalle
National secretary: Oyadeji Ayodele Adebayo
National Treasurer: Mrs Rose Dogara Silias Gyar
National financial secretary: Nasiru Baba
Address: No 26 Ajose Adeogun street, Utako, Abuja (Nuige House).



10.  BOOT PARTY (BP)

Boot party simple means Because Of Our Tomorrow. The party was created to restore the original values of trust, comfort, peace, leadership and unity.

National chairman: Adenuga Sunday
National secretary: Egwuatu Maryann .C
National financial secretary: Evelyn Oshevire
Address: House II, Road C1 FHA Karu, Abuja.
Phone number: 07057749595



11. LABOUR PARTY (LP)

The party was founded in 2002 as a party for social democracy. The slogan of the party is "Forward ever, Backward never"

National chairman: Alh Abdukadir Abdulsalam
National secretary: Julius Aburi (acting)
National treasurer: Mrs Oluchi Operah
National financial secretary: Hajiya Hadiza Kishmi
National legal adviser: Barr. Akingbade Oyelekan
Address: 29 Oke Agbe street, off Ladoke Akintola Boulevard, Garki II, Abuja.
Phone number: 08033005810




12. NATIONAL RESCUE MOVEMENT (NRM)


The party's objective is to promote peace, order and good government whose primary responsibility should be the welfare and security of all citizens founded on the principles of freedom, equality and justice.
The party's slogan is "NRM Rescue, Rescue Nigeria"

National chairman: Sen Saidu Muhammed Dansadau
National secretary: Barr. Chinedum Odeniyi
National treasurer: Umar Mustapha 
National financial secretary: Aliyu Safiyanu
National legal adviser: Olayinka Adebola Abiose
Address: Plot 188 American International school Rd, off Oladipo Diva Expressway by Games village, Durumi District, Abuja.
Number: 08033117340


13. NEW NIGERIA PEOPLE'S PARTY (NNPP)
The slogan of the party is "New Nigeria, New Nigeria Process"

National chairman: Dr B.O Aniebonam
National secretary: Major Gilbert Agbo
National treasurer: Nasir A. Abubakar
National financial secretary: Eugene Nweke
National legal adviser: Barr. Nura abdullahi
Address: Suite FF 1-5 Willands plaza, plot 511, Herbert Macaulay way, Wuse zone 4, Abuja.
Phone number: 08037133594


14. PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC PARTY (PDP)

PDP is the major contemporary political party in Nigeria, it was created in Lagos, in August 1998. The party was founded by members of diverse groups and organization. The party's slogan is "Power to the People" 
The party's ideologies are National conservatism, Social conservatism, Liberalism.

National chairman: Prince Uche Secondus
National secretary: Sen. Umar Ibrahim Tsauri
National treasurer: Hon. Aribisala Adewale
National financial secretary: Abdullahi Hussain Maibasira
National legal adviser: Barr. Emmanuel Enoidem
Address: Plot 1970 Wadata Plaza, Michael Okpara Way, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja.



15  PEOPLE'S REDEMPTION PARTY (PRP)

The origin of the people's redemption party goes directly back to the establishment of the National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroons (NCNC) on 26th August,1944.
The slogan is let's do it again
The ideologies of the party are Socialism, Social Liberalism and Democratic humanism

National chairman: Mallam Falalu Bello, OFR
National secretary: Cmrd. Babatunde F Alli
National treasurer: Hon Haruna Buhari
National financial secretary: Mr Kanu Uchenna Sunday
National legal adviser: Prof M.M Aliyu
Address: No. 8, Ogbabi Street, Adjacent Military Police Headquarter, Garki 2, Abuja.
Phone number: 07052555501



16.   SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY (SDP)


The ideologies of the party are Social democracy, Democratic socialism, Socialism
The slogan of the party is "progress"

National chairman: Dr Abdul Ahmed Isiaq(acting)
National secretary: Alh. Shehu Musa Gabam
National treasurer: Chief Clarkson Nnaji
National legal adviser: Barr Omale Omale
Address: 16 Nairobi street, off parakou estate, Wuse II, Abuja.
Phone number:08060856403



17.  YOUNG PROGRESSIVE PARTY (YPP)

The ideologies of the party are Social democracy, Democratic socialism, Socialism.
The party's slogan is "Service to the people"

National chairman: Comrade Bishop Amakiri
National secretary: Barr. Vidiyeno Bamaiyi
National treasurer: Usman Haruna
National financial secretary: Azeez Adewale Ahmed
National legal adviser: Tanze Benjamin Makoma
Address: Block 10, flat no. 1 Venue crescent, area 1, Garki, Abuja.
Phone number: 08100005566



18.     ZENITH LABOUR PARTY (ZLP) 

National chairman: Chief Dan Nwanyanwu
National secretary: Yahaya Makama
National treasurer: Hassan's El Abdullahi
National financial secretary: Hon Mrs Francisca Effiom
Address: plot 73, Ladoke Akintola, suit 206 Dabo plaza, Garki, Abuja.
Phone number: 08033155775

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