The All Progressives Congress (APC) has been registered by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). A statement from INEC reads:
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the
application by three political parties – the Action Congress of Nigeria
(ACN), the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) and the Congress for
Progressive Change (CPC) – to merge
into one, to be known as the All Progressives Congress.
On considering the application, the Commission found that the
applicant-parties have met all statutory requirements for the merger,
and has accordingly granted their request.
Consequently, the Commission has approved the withdrawal of the
individual certificates of the applicant-parties, and the issuance of a
single certificate to the All Progressives Congress.