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 […]

Killing two birds with one stone : The politician in CM speaks

Comes close to a case of killing two birds with one stone and in asserting that the present BJP led Government will abide by the resolution adopted by the previous Congress Government to protect the integrity of the State, Chief Minister N Biren has succeeded in underlining the stand of his Government while at 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 […]

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 condemns Governor

The Naga People’s Front vehemently condemns the partisan role played by the Nagaland Governor in installing a Government through backdoor without following the due process of parliamentary norms. The haste with which he has acted time favouring the RSS-friendly dispensation should be a wake-up call to the Naga people that there are elements fiercely and […]

Nagaland: Chief Whip’s direction

DIRECTIONS UNDER PARAGRAPH 2(1) (B) OF THE TENTH SCHEDULE OF THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA REQUIRING COMPLIANCE OF NPF PARTY LEGISLATORS DURING THE SPECIAL SESSION OF THE NAGALAND LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY ON 21.7.17 The Nagaland Legislative Assembly has been summoned for a Floor Test on 21.7.17. The Naga People’s Front Party has a total of 47 Legislators. […]

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: NPF party supports CM

MINUTES OF THE NPF WORKERS’ EMERGENCY MEETING ON 17TH JULY 2017 An emergency meeting of the Central Party leaders of Naga Peoples Front (NPF) comprising Central office bearers, members of all Frontal held on 17th July 2017 in the central office at 4:00 PM under the chairmanship of Mr. Apong Pongener, Working President & Advisor […]

Nagaland: Representation submitted to the Governor of Nagaland by the Naga People’s Front Central, Youth Wing

At the outset, we wish to appreciate the concern and goodwill you have been showing to the Naga people and the people of the Northeast ever since you took over the gubernatorial post. Your numerous efforts to bring the Northeast into the national mainstream, and also to familiarise the people from the mainland with the […]

NPF replies to MLA, points out Model Code of Conduct

Dated July 11, 2017 The Naga People’s Front is deeply concerned with the events that have transpired in the last few days, and the harsh and unpalatable language used in press releases Respected MLA Mr Merentoshi seems to be confused about the post and position of Chairman, DAN Coordination Committee. For his information, it may […]

Nagaland : Suspension Order and Noticfe for the Nagaland Legislative Assembly as Ministers

On the recommendation of the Chief Minister of Nagaland, the Governor of Nagaland has terminated with immediate effect the appointment of the owing members of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly as Ministers in the Council of Ministers being headed by Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu, Chief Minister, Nagaland. 1. Shri Y. Patton, Home 2. Shri G. Kaito Aye, […]

Emergency Meeting of Naga People’s Front held

An emergency meeting of the Central Office Bearers of the Naga People’s Front was held at the Chief Minister’s Banquet Hall, Kohima, this afternoon at 2 pm and adopted the following resolutions: Appeal to the Party President to grant amnesty to those legislators led astray by few vested interests who are presently camped at a Resort in […]

Nagaland political crisis deepens, CM sacks four Ministers

Kohima, July 09 2017: The crisis within Nagaland’s Naga People’s Front (NPF) Government has further deepened with Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Sunday sacking four top Ministers and 10 Parliamentary Secretaries following a demand for his removal. Liezietsu recommended Governor PB Acharya to remove Home Minister Yanthungo Patton, Power Minister Kipili Sangtam, National Highway and […]

Nagaland: Congress leadership ate own vomit: NPF

The Congress party is hell bend for leather to show the discerning public its fantastic ignorance of the Indian parliamentary norms and procedure by calling the present Chief Minister as “unmandated” when the 60-member House has endorsed his leadership. The Constitution provides that an unelected member can head the House/ Parliament provided he/ she gets […]

NPCC Statement, a political nonsense : NPF

The Naga People’s Front wonders as to what the president of NPCC, K Therie is trying to prove by continuously attacking the NPF president Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu who is also the Chief Minister of Nagaland. The NPCC and its president has no moral right to grumble or question the decision of the NPF to maintain […]

NPCC Statement, a political nonsense : NPF

The Naga People’s Front wonders as to what the president of NPCC, K Therie is trying to prove by continuously attacking the NPF president Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu who is also the Chief Minister of Nagaland. The NPCC and its president has no moral right to grumble or question the decision of the NPF to maintain […]

NPF-led DAN to support NDA Candidate

The Naga People’s Front has always been an ally of the non-Congress national party since the late 1970s and this alliance was renewed and strengthened in the early part of 2003 when the non-Congress political parties came together and formed the Democratic Alliance of Nagaland where the then Chairman of the NDA George Fernandes himself […]

Defeating the spirt of 10th Schedule Renegade Congress MLAs

Defeating the spirit and essence of the 10th Schedule of the Constitution of India. The BJP led Government here is certainly going great guns, particularly in reaching out to the hills, but a look at its composition should give food for thought to everyone. The BJP did the right thing in going along with the […]