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BREAKING: Atiku Abubakar Emerges as CUPP Consensus Presidential Candidate [READ MORE]

  Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), the umbrella body of over 45 major opposition parties, has adopted the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as its consensus candidate. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Coalition reached the decision on Wednesday at a closed door deliberation held at Yar’ Adua Centre in Abuja. The endorsement enjoyed the majority support of the 41 political parties in attendance. In a statement issued by CUPP’s spokesperson, Ikenga Ugochinyere, he said the coalition arrived at the former Vice President’s candidacy after he ticked all the boxes and met all the criteria used by the opposition. According to Ugochinyere, some of the yardsticks [Read]

WAEC Presented ‘Manufactured’ Certificate to Buhari – CUPP Alleges – READ MORE

  The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has accused the West African Examination Council (WAEC) of manufacturing a doctored result for President Muhammadu Buhari. The examination council presented an attestation certificate and confirmation of school certificate result to Buhari on Friday. Iyi Uwadiae, WAEC registrar, presented the certificate to the president at the presidential villa in Abuja. In a statement issued by Ikenga Ugochinyere, CUPP spokesman, the group alleged that the examination body “manufactured an after thought confirmation of result” not backed with any evidence to show that the president sat for the exam. CUPP described the release of the attestation certificate result as a desperate effort to mislead the court [Read]