Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF)

  • Citing ‘huge trust deficit’, NPF withdraws from JLF
    Dimapur, August 18 (MExN):  The Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF) on Tuesday announced it withdrawal from the Joint Legislators Forum (JLF) on Naga political issue with immediate effect. The decision was taken at the NPF Legislature Party meeting held at the residence of the Opposition Leader, TR Zeliang in Dimapur on August 18. In a statement issued by its Information and Publicity Wing, the NPF stated that the present set up of JLF on Naga political issue is facing “hu
  • Incompetent handling of COVID-19 by PDA Govt ‘proven’: NPF
    Dimapur, April 21 (MExN): The Naga People’s Front (NPF) on Tuesday hit out at the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) Government’s handling of the COVID-19 situation in the State and alleged that “loopholes” are discovered “almost every day” in its action.  In a release from the NPF Press Bureau, the party also charged the Government of the day of failing to tackle the pandemic effectively even when “sufficient funds are place under their disposal” both from
  • Don’t take criticism as personal attack, NPF tells NDPP
    A file Photo of NPF Central HQ, Kohima, (Photo Courtesy -   Kohima, April 16 (MExN): The Naga People’s Front (NPF) today stated said that it was ‘startled’ by the reaction of state government to recent criticism from various quarters and construing as a ‘personal attack.’  The party maintained that the government allegedly resort to such reaction via its “mouthpiece” the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP).  “They m
  • Set up control room to monitor supply of essential commodities: NPF
    Continues attack on State’s ‘unpreparedness’   Kohima April 15 (MExN): The Naga People's Front (NPF) on Tuesday asked the state government to set up a control room to monitor supply of essential commodities.   “There have been complaints of disruption of supply of essential commodities to many far-flung areas,” NPF said in a statement issued by its Press Bureau on April 14.   “All the essential commodities to the respective Hqs and
  • NPF questions PDA Govt’s preparation
      Suggests relaxation of lockdown from April 15 with certain guidelines    Kohima, April 13 (MExN): With the news of the first case of COVID-19 case in Nagaland on April 12, the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) government preparation and handling of the present crisis came under sharp attack from the opposition Naga People’s Front (NPF).  “The PDA Government have been only proudly claiming that the State is fully prepared although in its real s
  • NPF asks government to make available necessary equipments
    DIMAPUR, MARCH 26 (MExN): The Naga People’s Front (NPF), while appreciating the government for its efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the State, has however expressed concern that there is a stark lack of facilities in the State.  A press release from the NPF stated that the party had entrusted its divisional presidents to find out the details of preparedness in each district headquarter and sub-divisional headquarters. The NPF found that most districts lacked the basic f
  • NPF medical cell asks people to follow all guidelines
    DIMAPUR, MARCH 25 (MExN): The Naga People Front (NPF) central medical cell today expressed concern at the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and appealed to all citizens to take precautions.  A press release from Dr ChumbenMurry, MLA, I/C, NPF medical cell urged upon all citizens of the State to heed to direction given by the government and the laid down valuable precautionary dos and don’ts.  It informed that the NPF party workers and the support system in particular are
  • Nagaland: 22 BJP members join NPF
     NPF President, Dr Shürhozelie Leizietsü with the Nagaland State Unit BJP members who joined the opposition on February 11. (Photo Courtesy: NPF Press Bureau)   DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 12 (MExN): Twenty two Nagaland State Unit members of the BJP, including its Co-Convenor for Law and Legal Affairs, Toshi Longkumer and former Minority Morcha President, Mukibur Rahman joined the opposition Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF) today.   A press release from the NPF press bur
  • Opposition seeks clarity on Indo-Naga talks
    Our Correspondent Kohima | February 7  Opposition MLAs of the Naga People’s Front (NPF) today sought clarity on the status of the Naga political talks while simultaneously urging the PDA government in the State to review its stand on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).  Participating in the debate on motion of thanks to the Governor’s address, MLA Chotisuh Sazo urged negotiating parties in the talks to take all sections into confidence. “We, being the electe
  • NPF to field candidate for Speaker’s post
    Newly appointed NPF Secretary General, Achumbemo Kikon addressing a press conference at the Naga People’s Front Office, Kohima on February 3. (Morung Photo)     To move anti-CAA resolution in upcoming Assembly session     Morung Express News Kohima | February 3 Newly appointed NPF Secretary General, Achumbemo Kikon today announced that his party would field a candidate to contest for the post of Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) Speaker, ele
  • Effect of CAA will slowly come in form of population politics: Dr Shürhozelie
    Naga People’s Front (NPF) President and former Chief Mnisiter, Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu. (Morung File Photo)   DIMAPUR, JANUARY 31 (MExN): Naga People’s Front (NPF) president Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu has called upon the people to “know the true colour of Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 and its long term perspective.” Addressing the NPF Kohima Division leadership conference here at NPF central office, Dr Shürhozelie said that many convincing points may have bee
  • Voting in ‘favour’ of CAB/CAA: NPF serves ‘show cause’ notices to its 2 MPs
      (Left) NPF Lok Sabha MP, Dr Lorho S Pfoze and (Right) KG Kenye, Nagaland lone MP to Rajya Sabha. (File Photo)     Morung Express News Kohima | December 19   In what it termed as actions “in total defiance” of the Party’s Resolutions,  the Naga People’s Front (NPF) today issued show cause notices to two of its sitting Members of Parliament, KG Kenye and Dr Lorho S Pfoze for voting in favour of the CAB/CAA 2019. &nb
  • NPF LP asks party prez to convene emergency meet on CAB voting
    DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 14 (MExN): The NPF Legislature Party (LP) today resolved to request the party president to convene an Emergency CEC meeting on the stand taken by NPF Members of Parliament on the Citizenship Amendment Bill.   This was resolved during the NPF Legislature Party meeting held on December 12 at the residence of NPF-LP Leader, TR Zeliang. It further resolved to challenge the inaction of the Speaker, Nagaland Legislative Assembly on the disqualification petitio