Political Parties

– POLITICAL PARTIES.

Nigeria has a multi-party system with sometimes two or three stronger parties and a third party that is electorally successful. A list of the registered and officially recognized political parties at various times in Nigeria’s political history is as follows:

LOGO PARTY NAME PARTY ACRONYM
Accord A
Action Alliance AA
AFRICAN ACTION CONGRESS AAC
ADVANCED ALLIED PARTY AAP
All Blending Party ABP
Advanced Congress Of Democrats ACD
Allied Congress Party of Nigeria ACPN
Alliance For Democracy AD
African Democratic Congress ADC
Action Democratic Party ADP
All Grassroots Alliance AGA
ALL GRAND ALLIANCE PARTY AGAP
ADVANCED NIGERIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY ANDP
Alliance for New Nigeria ANN
ALLIANCE NATIONAL PARTY ANP
Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party ANRP
African Peoples Alliance APA
ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS APC
Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance APDA
All Progressives Grand Alliance APGA
ALLIED PEOPLES MOVEMENT APM
ALTERNATIVE PARTY OF NIGERIA APN
ACTION PEOPLES PARTY APP
ALLIANCE OF SOCIAL DEMOCRATS ASD
ALLIANCE FOR A UNITED NIGERIA AUN
BETTER NIGERIA PROGRESSIVE PARTY BNPP
Coalition for Change C4C
CHANGE ADVOCACY PARTY CAP
CHANGE NIGERIA PARTY CNP
CONGRESS OF PATRIOTS COP
DEMOCRATIC ALTERNATIVE DA
Democratic Peoples Congress DPC
Democratic Peoples Party DPP
Freedom and Justice Party FJP
FRESH DEMOCRATIC PARTY FRESH
Grassroots Development Party of Nigeria GDPN
Green Party of Nigeria GPN
HOPE DEMOCRATIC PARTY HDP
INDEPENDENT DEMOCRATS ID
Justice Must Prevail Party JMPP
Kowa Party KP
LIBERATION MOVEMENT LM
Labour Party LP
Legacy Party of Nigeria LPN
Mass Action Joint Alliance MAJA
Modern Democratic Party MDP
MASSES MOVEMENT OF NIGERIA MMN
MEGA PARTY OF NIGERIA MPN
MOVEMENT FOR THE RESTORATION AND DEFENCE OF DEMOCRACY MRDD
NATIONAL ACTION COUNCIL NAC
NIGERIA COMMUNITY MOVEMENT PARTY NCMP
National Conscience Party NCP
Nigeria Democratic Congress Party NDCP
NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC LIBERTY PARTY NDLP
NIGERIA ELEMENTS PROGRESSIVE PARTY NEPP
NIGERIA FOR DEMOCRACY NFD
New Generation Party of Nigeria NGP
National Interest Party NIP
New Nigeria Peoples Party NNPP
NIGERIA PEOPLES CONGRESS NPC
New Progressive Movement NPM
National Rescue Movement NRM
NATIONAL UNITY PARTY NUP
PEOPLES COALITION PARTY PCP
People For Democratic Change PDC
Peoples Democratic Movement PDM
Peoples Democratic Party PDP
Progressive Peoples Alliance PPA
Providence People’s Congress PPC
Peoples Party of Nigeria PPN
PEOPLES PROGRESSIVE PARTY PPP
PEOPLES REDEMPTION PARTY PRP
People’s Trust PT
REFORM AND ADVANCEMENT PARTY RAP
Re-build Nigeria Party RBNP
Restoration Party of Nigeria RP
SAVE NIGERIA CONGRESS S.N.C
Social Democratic Party SDP
Sustainable National Party SNP
Socialist Party of Nigeria SPN
UNITED PEOPLES CONGRESS U.P.C
United Democratic Party UDP
UNITED PATRIOTS UP
Unity Party of Nigeria UPN
United Progressive Party UPP
WE THE PEOPLE NIGERIA WTPN
YOUNG DEMOCRATIC PARTY YDP
YES ELECTORATES SOLIDARITY YES
YOUTH PARTY YP
Young Progressive Party YPP
ZENITH LABOUR PARTY ZLP