Nagaland: Unconstitutionality of TR Government

Nagas need to know why this Government is unconstitutional The present political imbroglio started from the 7th of July 2017 when majority of the   misguided   NPF Legislators initiated their impractical motion demanding the resignation of the   Chief Minister Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu from Kaziranga through the Governor’s Office. When   it is within the ambit of a political […]

Nagaland: Dr Shurhozelie speaks out

NPF President and Former Chief Minister, Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu on Monday categorically termed the present crisis between the Naga People’s Front party and the expelled and suspended NPF MLAs as “just mere challenge to all party leaders and workers to test their integrity and principles towards the party.” Addressing the Central Office Bearers here at […]

Nagaland: NPF Youth serve Ultimatum to Rio

ULTIMATUM Whereas, it has come to our notice that an office said to be NPF office has been inaugurated at Hotel Legacy, Bayavu Hill, Kohima, which was unauthorized and illegal, by so-called Interim President Neiphiu Rio on August 10, 2017 which falls under the jurisdiction of 10 Northern Angami I Assembly Constituency; And whereas, NPF […]

NLA Speaker has molested the Tenth Schedule

The general understanding is that the motive behind the 91st Amendment of the Constitution is to give power and authority to political parties to rein in activities of political gigolos. But the authority vested with the political parties as envisaged in the Tenth Schedule has been molested and ravished by the Speaker of Nagaland Legislative […]

Nagaland: NPF responds to nascent Media Cell

Dated August 6, 2017 TR is CM by technicality sans Legality A nascent Media Cell of an imaginary NPF party with a non-existent and unauthorized “Interim President” has raised ridiculous allegations against President of the Naga People’s Front Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu and Secretary General of the Party and MP (Rajya Sabha) KG Kenye of trying […]

Liezietsu wins by poll

Kohima, August 03 2017: Former Nagaland Chief Minister and ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) nominee Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu today won the by-poll to Northern Angami-I Assembly seat. Liezietsu, also NPF president, defeated his only rival, Independent candidate Kekhrie Yhome, by 3468 votes, Kohima Deputy Commissioner and Returning Officer Rajesh Soundararajan announced here. During the election […]

Nagaland: NPF convenes emergency meetings

The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has convened an emergency meeting of the Central Office Bearers (Parent Body) at 5 PM on 2nd August, 2017 at the Central Office, Kohima. The Party also convened a separate emergency meeting with the Central Frontals and Cell (Youth/Women/Farmers’/Minority and Legal) at 11: AM on 2nd August 2017 at Central Office, Kohima. Both the […]

Nagaland: BPF responds to MLAs’ demand

The attention of the Naga People’s Front has been drawn to a news item which appeared in the local media wherein it was reported that the expelled and suspended NPF legislators along with a few NPF legislators have served a 15-day ultimatum to the Party President to step down, and selection of Lok Sabha MP Neiphiu […]

Nagaland: Oops! They’ve Done It Again!

It’s Deja Vu all over again, a replay of what we’d been through in the early part of 2015 when majority of the NPF legislators ganged up to oust Chief Minister TR Zeliang and NPF President Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu from their seats. The dissidents then too, had their own President, Chief Ministerial candidate replete with […]

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE NPF LEGISLATURE PARTY HELD ON 31.7.2017

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE NPF LEGISLATURE PARTY HELD ON 31.7.2017 1.    A meeting of the NPF Legislature Party was held at 6 00 PM on 31.7.2017 at the State Banquet Hall, Kohima, at the CM’s residential bungalow. 2.    36 NPF MLAs including the Chief Minister attended the meeting. Shri Neiphiu Rio, MP (Lok Sabha) was special invitee at the […]

NPF suspend and dissolves

On the recommendation of the Disciplinary Action Committee (DAC) for dissolution of 10 (Ten) Assembly Constituencies and suspension of 4 (Four) Assembly Constituencies for supporting dissident MLAs and involving in anti-party activities. Now, Therefore, as authorised by Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu, the President of the Naga People’s Front, Vide Notification Dated Kohima the 4th July 2017, I, […]

Nagaland: Resolutions made at the Emergency Meeting of NPF’s Central Executive Council

The Central Executive Council of the Naga People’s Front, at its Emergency Meeting on July 25, 2017, at the Party Head Office, Kohima, adopted the following resolutions: Resolved to take up disqualification petition against all NPF Legislators who defied party whip issued by NPF Chief Whip Kiyanilie Peseyie on July 21, 2017 on the floor […]

Nagaland: Shurhozelie says present crisis a blessing in disguise

Crisis Blessing In Disguise: Dr Shurhozelie The present political crisis in the party is a blessing in disguise and this is a God-given opportunity to screen out the grain from the chaff, said Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu, President of Naga People’s Front and former Chief Minister. Addressing party functionaries at his private residence this afternoon, Liezietsu […]

After Zeliang trust vote, NPF expels 19 MLAs from party, suspends 10 others

Kohima, July 22 2017: The political upheaval continues in Nagaland. After Chief Minister TR Zeliang won vote of confidence on the floor yesterday, the Naga People’s Front has expelled 19 of its MLAs and suspended 10 others . These MLAs had demanded resignation of the NPF president and former Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu, who failed […]

Nagaland: NPF clarifies on party whip

RESOLUTIONS The Central Executive Council of the Naga People’s Front held an emergency meeting at the Conference Hall of the party Head Office, Kohima on July 20, 2017 at 2 pm and took stock of the present political situation. The meeting deliberated on the issues facing the party due to the dissident activities of the […]

Nagaland: NPF clarifies on party whip

RESOLUTIONS The Central Executive Council of the Naga People’s Front held an emergency meeting at the Conference Hall of the party Head Office, Kohima on July 20, 2017 at 2 pm and took stock of the present political situation. The meeting deliberated on the issues facing the party due to the dissident activities of the […]

NPF snapping ties with the BJP : Likely political repercussions

TR Zeliang makes a come back as the Chief Minister of Nagaland. Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu shown the door. TR Zeliang reportedly expelled from the NPF soon after taking oath as the Chief Minister of Nagaland and certainly the political situation seems to be fluid. Adding to the drama is the decision or rather the announcement […]

Breaking: In a first, Nagaland CM expelled by NPF moments after swearing in

Kohima July 19: Within just a few hours after Governor P B Acharya dismissed  Shurhozelie Liezietsu’s Government and administered the oath of office to T R Zeliang, a major political development took place within the Naga People’s Front(NPF) as the party expels Zeliang  for six years. This decision was taken by the Disciplinary Action Committee(DAC) […]

Nagaland: Government Spokesperson speaks out

The NPF Party is open to a total reconciliation process and therefore, would not like to place in the public domain the internal matters of the party. However, certain facts need to be placed on record for the people to know since the issue has surfaced in the public domain through certain press releases. In […]

Nagaland: Court stays Governor’s directive to Nagaland CM to hold floor test In

The Kohima Bench of the Guwahati High Court has today stayed the directive of the Governor to the Chief Minister to go for a floor test on or before July 15, 2017, till Monday when the matter will come up for hearing. Meanwhile, the Council of Ministers led by the Chief Minister called on the […]