Full List of Presidential Candidates and their Parties 2023.

Full List of Presidential Candidates and their Parties 2023.

It is no more news that there are 18 registered political parties in Nigeria as approved by INEC for the 2023 general election, as against 91 Political parties in 2019. After series of drama in parties’ primaries for the aspirants, below are the winner of their party primaries. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was established by the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to among other things organize elections for various political offices in the country. The functions of INEC as contained in Section 15, Part 1 of the Third Schedule to the 1999 Constitution (As Amended) and Section 2 of the Electoral Act 2010 (As Amended).

Full List of Presidential Candidates and their Parties 2023.

S/N Party Name Party Acronym Presidential Candidates
1. Accord A Professor Christopher Imumulen
2. Action Alliance AA  
3. Action Democratic Party ADP  
4. Action Peoples Party APP  
5. African Action Congress AAC Omoyele Sowore
6. African Democratic Congress ADC Dumebi Kachikwu
7. All Progressives Congress APC Asiwaju Bola Tinubu
8. All Progressives Grand Alliance APGA Professor Peter Umeadi 
9. Allied Peoples Movement APM Yusuf Mamman Dan Talle
10. Boot Party BP  
11. Labour Party LP Mr Peter Obi 
12. National Rescue Movement NRM  
13. New Nigeria Peoples Party NNPP Mr Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso
14. Peoples Democratic Party PDP Alhaji Atiku Abubakar
15. Peoples Redemption Party PRP Mr Kola Abiola
16. Social Democratic Party SDP Prince Adewole Adebayo
17. Young Progressive Party YPP Prince Malik Ado-Ibrahim
18. Zenith Labour Party ZLP  

Full List of Presidential Candidates and their Parties 2023.

Below is the list of presidential candidates selected by political parties in Nigeria:

  • Alhaji Atiku Abubakar – Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP)
  • Asiwaju Bola Tinubu – All Progressive Congress (APC)
  • Dumebi Kachikwu – African Democratic Congress (ADC)
  • Mr Peter Obi – Labour Party (LP)
  • Mr Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso – New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP)
  • Mr Kola Abiola – Peoples Redemption Party (PRP)
  • Omoyele Sowore – Africa Action Congress (AAC)
  • Prince Adewole Adebayo – Social Democratic Party (SDP)
  • Prince Malik Ado-Ibrahim – Young Progressive Party (YPP)
  • Professor Christopher Imumulen – Accord Party (AP)
  • Professor Peter Umeadi – All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).
  • Yusuf Mamman Dan Talle – Allied Peoples Movement (APM)

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