Tag Archives: CUPP

Beta Edu’s corruption case shouldn’t be swept under carpet-CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has said that issues around Betta Edu’s alleged palliatives money scam is deeper than what Nigerians are being told. The group, in a statement on Tuesday, warned against any attempt to use political consideration to sweep the matter under the carpet. The group, however, said it welcomes the suspension and investigation of the ...

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Reps Leadership: CUPP endorses Abass, Kalu

Spokesman of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), Ikenga Ugochinyere, has endorsed the Chairman House of Representatives Committee on Land Transport, Tajudeen Abass and the Chairman of the Media and Publicity, Benjamin Kalu, for the positions of speaker and deputy speaker, respectively. Ugochinyere said at a media briefing in Abuja that himself and 62 other opposition lawmakers-elect have resolved ...

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CUPP describes Ayu a selfish politician without electoral value

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has hit hard on the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, describing him as a selfish man with no electoral value. The opposition parties in a statement by its spokesman, Ikenga Ugochinyere, said Ayu’s continued stay in office was provocative and fuelling crisis in the major opposition party, PDP. ...

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2023: Some desperate politicians working to compromise INEC- CUPP

Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has claimed that some politicians are making desperate plans to undermine the 2023 general elections. Speaking during a press conference,, CUPP spokesman, Ikenga Ugochinyere, said that the aim of the plot is to mount pressures the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to dump Bimodal Voter Accreditation System ( BVAS) for the polls. According to ...

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You have abused your office, resign now- CUPP tells Buhari

Some political parties under the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has urged the National Assembly to commence impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari. The call was made by the spokesperson, Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere  on Wednesday at a press conference. According to him, the President had abused his office, grossly misconducted himself and failed to protect the lives and property ...

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Labour Party National Chairman is dead

The National Chairman of the Labour Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam has kicked the bucket. It was gathered that Tlthe frontline politician  died in Abuja after early morning prayers, on Tuesday. His political associate, the former National Chairman of the Inter-Party Advisory Council, Peter Ameh, confirmed the passing away of this great politician and administrator. He said, “I’ve lost a friend ...

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CUPP lashes out at Buhari over killings in Rivers

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), has blamed President Muhammadu Buhari for the killings being perpetrated by men of the Nigerian army in Rivers State. This is despite some residents of the LGA blaming Governor Nyesom Wike for the killings. Recall that a resident of the area, Ndu Amaike told newsmeon that the alleged killing started since Governor Wike ...

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CUPP reacts to reappointment of Yakubu as INEC chairman

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has felicitated with Mahmood Yakubu on his reappointment as the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The CUPP in a statement issued by its Spokesperson, Ikenga Ugochinyere, on Tuesday in Abuja, described Yakubu’s reappointment as the only chance for him to set Nigeria electoral processes on the right path. They also urged him ...

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INEC must adjust its timetables for Edo, Ondo governorship elections- CUPP

The Coalltion of United Political Parties (CUPP), has said that INEC must adjust its timetable for Edo and Ondo governorship elections It said this because of the Court of Appeal judgment that upturned the deregistration of 23 political parties. The coalition in a statement by its Chairman, Media Committee, Chukwudi Ezeobika, said the adjustment was necessary following the unanimous decision ...

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CUPP to Gambari: Use your experience to deliver Buhari from pit of incompetence

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has broken silence on the appointment of Ibrahim Gambari as the new Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Gambari, a former Minister of Foreign Affairs replaces the late Abba Kyari, who died of coronavirus complications. Speaking through its spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, CUPP said the body was aware that Gambari was a “die-hard ...

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