POLITICAL PARTIES ACT - 2000 (ACT 574)

    Section - 3 - Prohibition of Ethnic or Religious Parties.

    (1) No political party shall be formed-

    (a) on ethnic, gender, religious, regional, professional or other sectional divisions; or

    (b) which uses words, slogans or symbols which could arouse ethnic, gender, religious, regional, professional or other sectional divisions.

    (2) For the purpose of subsection (1), a political party is formed on ethnic, gender, religious, regional, professional or other sectional divisions if its membership or leadership is restricted to members of any particular community, region, ethnic group, gender, religious faith or profession, or if its structure and mode of operation are not national in character.