Ex Presidential Candidate Moghalu resigns from YPP, calls for Electronic Voting


The presidential candidate of Young Progressive Party in the 2019 Presidential election, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has left the Young Progressive Party (YPP).

Moghalu announced his departure from the party on Monday via his official account on popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter.

Moghalu, a former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), called for reform of the country’s electoral system ahead of the 2023 general elections.

“Without electoral reform which includes electronic voting, our democracy will remain weak. Let’s fix this before 2023,” he wrote.

“Please join our non-partisan movement. Partisan politics won’t fix this problem.

“To this end, I’ve resigned my membership of Young Progressive Party.