Abuja - A new political party has been added to the list of existing parties in the country, reports Punch.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered the Democratic People Congress (DPC) as a political party in the country.
The secretary to the Commission, Augusta Ogakwu, in a letter dated July 8,2015, said the new party was registered at its meeting on Friday June 19, 2015.
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She disclosed that the party constitution, manifesto, logo, flag and the list of the national executive officers were also approved, stating that the certificate of registration would be issued in due course.
The national Chairman of the DPC is Rev. Olusegun Peters.
With the registration of DPC, the total number of registered political parties in the country is now 27.
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