A 39-year old mother of five, Eunice Uche Atuejide has shown interest in contesting for the post of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the 2019 election.
For this purpose, she founded the National Interest Party, a technology driven political party designed to conduct party elections and congresses online, which has been approved by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Born and raised in Lagos, Eunice hails from Enugu state. She is a legal practitioner, businesswoman and politician.
According to Eunice, the political party is a platform made up of young people from different backgrounds and educational qualifications, who are willing to work hard for the betterment of every Nigerian.
The purpose of the party is said to drive progress in the country by consciously seeking, and bringing credible and highly patriotic Nigerians to power, using digital media.
“Considering the limited resources open to us, we decided the best option was to use the power and magic of the internet to achieve our aims. We believe that the internet is the best weapon to use in bringing down the deep-rooted clout of the existing political class; to dismantle the sense of personal ownership of our commonwealth; to end the level of impunity with which unscrupulous leaders run our country,” it reads on their website.
The political party also promises to gather and screen reliable Nigerians from across the globe and encourage them to contest elections at all levels in Nigeria. It also promises to install leaders who will earnestly work together to help Nigeria recover from decades of mismanagement of her resources and hopes to achieve this by using the powers of the internet in its organisation, coordination of affairs, and communications.
“The internet will help NIP in the quest to reach the grassroots in record time at low costs; to re-orient our younger generations particularly kids in primary, secondary, vocational and tertiary institutions of learning,” its mission statement reads.
Education, health, economy and security are four key areas that the National Interest Party hopes to tackle.
With an unwavering faith in the country and its people, Eunice hopes she would be elected as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2019.
2019 Presidential Candidate – Eunice Atuejide Eunice Atuejide is a 39 years old mother of five, from Enugu State. She is married, and she was born and raised in Lagos State. Eunice is a legal practitioner, businesswoman, & politician. She founded National Interest Party (@nip4all) and she is the Party Leader. NIP is a technology driven political party designed to conduct all party elections and congresses online. Eunice studied Agricultural Economics at the University of Ibadan, in Oyo State; Business Administration in Germany, French, German and Spanish languages in different countries in Europe; Film Making, Acting & Communication skills in the USA, and obtained several qualifications in law in the UK & Nigeria. Eunice speaks fluent Igbo, Yoruba, German & English languages. She has a working knowledge of French language & is now learning Hausa & Spanish languages. She has visited at least 76 countries & over 130 cities in the world, she holds a blackbelt in Taekwondo and trains to keep fit. She sang with Chorale De Magnifique, De Clique Vocals, Laz Ekwueme Chorale and featured in performances with several other chorale groups in Nigeria. Eunice worked as a young girl behind the scenes of the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood, later producing and co-directing her own movie – Heartbeats. She marketed & promoted Nollywood movies, actors, musicians, athletes & politicians. Eunice worked with several local and international companies to introduce and promote their goods and services to various markets in different parts of the world. She worked with several private and public entities across the globe to procure goods and services, as well as facilitate investments in infrastructure development projects in Africa – particularly Nigeria, Cameroon, and Uganda. Eunice is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, a Solicitor of England and Wales, an International Arbitrator, a management consultant, and an entrepreneur. She is a passionate Nigerian with unwavering faith in the country and people. This passion and love of country is what let to the birth of the National Interest Party (NIP) which was registered in Dec 2017
2019 Presidential Candidate – Eunice Atuejide contd Eunice led a team of young Nigerians selected from every corner of the country to form the National Interest Party (NIP) – www.nationalinterestparty.com. A slightly centre right and slightly centre left political party designed to operate digitally. NIP is programmed to take advantage of the vast opportunities offered through information technology, to ensure accountability and transparency in electioneering practices within the party. To this end, all party elections are guaranteed to be free and fair as they involve all stakeholders at relevant levels, and are conducted 100% online. Eunice believes firmly that a government of good leaders is the surest way out of the abyss Nigeria has been in since inception. She believes Nigeria needs men and women who have been thoroughly checked and found worthy of the trust of the people of Nigeria to entrust the leadership of the country to. Men and women from every corner of the country bound by a common objective to create a Nigeria which works for every Nigerian. A government which offers our people transparency and accountability at all levels. Eunice desires to form a government of passionate and patriotic Nigerians with undisputed integrity. Leaders who are not moved by religious, ethnic, tribal, gender or any other differences. People who are ready to work together irrespective of their differences. People whose only collective purpose is to create a country which works for every Nigerian – born and unborn. It is for this reason that Eunice offers herself to be elected President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2019. We hope for your support. @pulsenigeria247 @eldeethedon @lauraikeji @channelstelevision @iam_emoney1 @silverbirdtv @djabass @wizkidayo @teknoofficial @funkejenifaakindele @nickiminaj @k8henshaw @ramseynouah @mofedamijo @iamnaomicampbell @igodye_ @aatiku @alibabagcfr @daddyfreeze @fredoamata @instablog9ja @thechefchi @officiallindaikeji @debolalagos @chudeity @moghalukingsley @yelesho @feladurotoye @beyonce @moghalukingsley @realdonaldduke @tracenaija @diddy @barackobama @hildadokubo @hillaryclinton @davidoofficial @thisisbillgates @zuck
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