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NPP: Barrow registers political party

Jan 2, 2020, 3:41 PM

President Adama Barrow has registered his own political party barely a month after his Meet the People’s Tour, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) confirmed on Tuesday, 31 December, 2019.

The party is National Peoples Party (NPP).

“The Independent Electoral Commission hereby wishes to notify the general public that having met the requirements for registration under section 105 of the Elections Act 2009 (as amended), a new party: National Peoples Party this 31st day of December 2019 has been duly registered as a bona fide political party,” a news release from the IEC said.

The release also outlined the particulars of the registered party, with Adama Barrow as its interim secretary and party leader.

The party’s colour is dark grey, with a white horse as its symbol and peace, progress and unity as its motto. The party has its secretariat at Churchill’s Town.