9th August, 2010
The Mega Progressive Peopleâ€™s Party a.k.a. Mega Party, has been registered as a politicial party by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The registration was conveyed in a letter marked INEC/DPPM&L/MPP/303/Vol.1/209 and signed by the secretary to the commission, Alhaji Abdullahi A. Kaugama.
The letter stated in part: â€œThe Commission, at its meeting held on Tuesay, 3 August, 2010 approved the registration of the Mega Progressive Peopleâ€™s Party as a political party. The partyâ€™s constitution, manifestor, logo, flag and the list of its national executive officers were also approved. The certificate of registration will be issued in due course.
â€œPlease accept the assurance of my high esteem. Congratulations.â€
In a statement signed by the national leader of the party, Hon. Rasheed Adewale Shitta-Bey, the Mega Party stated that its four cardinal-point manifesto, consisting good governance, social services, infrastructure and wealth creation, has really impressed many Nigerians who have been trooping into the party, adding that a world press conference would be addressed in due course to further explain the Mega Party programmes to change Nigeria into mega progress.