KOWA Party and Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP), on Friday, said they would challenge the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in court for de-registering them.
Mark Adebayo, acting national chairman of KOWA party, and Sesugh Akume, national spokesperson of ANRP, said this in separate statements they issued on Friday in Abuja.
Mr Adebayo, in his statement issued by Adebanke Ilori, KOWA party acting national publicity secretary, said that the party had swung into immediate engagement nationwide to explore legal possibilities.
INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, on Thursday, announced that the commission had de-registered 74 out of the 92 registered political parties for failure to meet the requirements of the Fourth Alteration to the 1999 Constitution.
Mr Adebayo said that…