‘Revolution’ protests rock Abuja, Lagos
Nigeria Police yesterday deployed security operatives in Lagos and Abuja as the force arrested members of the #RevolutionNow group.
Sanwo-Olu, Oba of Benin, CUPP preach moderation, peace, unity
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has charged Lagos residents to “calm down” and avoid being carried away by the Sallah merriment, reminding them that the COVID-19 pandemic is still very much around.
CUPP sues President over tenure of service chiefs
• Alleges their continued stay undermines national security, demoralises troops The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), yesterday, said it had sued President Muhammadu Buhari over tenure elongation for service chiefs. Other respondents in the suit, filed at the Federal High Court, Abuja, are the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin; Chief of…
CUPP spokesman, Ugochinyere, narrates ordeal in detention
Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) spokesman, Ikenga Ugochinyere, yesterday narrated his ordeal in the hands of policemen during and after his arrest last week.
Infectious disease bill: CUPP kicks over decision to bar journalists from coverage
The coalition of United political parties (CUPP) has condemned the decision to bar journalists from the coverage of the public hearing on the infectious diseases Bill.
Why Buhari appointed Gambari as chief of staff
The newly appointed Chief of Staff to the President (CoS), Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, yesterday declared he was picked for the job because President Muhammadu Buhari needs his competence and loyalty to succeed.
CUPP faults sharing formula of stimulus package
Dissatisfied with Federal Government’s method of sharing stipends to vulnerable Nigerians to cushion the effect of Coronavirus induced lockdown, the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP)
CUPP asks court to halt presidency’s $22.7b loan request
The Coalition of United Political Party (CUPP), through one of its members, Action Peoples Party (APP), yesterday sued the Federal Government and four others at the Federal High Court, Abuja over the $22.7 billion loan request granted President Muhammadu Buhari by the Senate.
CUPP advocates enhanced health safety protocol, no flights from infected countries
Nigeria’s opposition political parties, under the aegis of Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), has expressed shock over the confirmed coronavirus...