The African Motion Congress and a faction of the Individuals’s Redemption Social gathering mentioned they have been forming an alliance to free thousands and thousands of Nigerians from “the shackles of corrupt and grasping politicians who’ve held the nation hostage for a number of years”.
The Nationwide Chairman and Presidential Aspirant of the AAC, Omoyele Sowore, disclosed this on Monday at a press convention the place the union between his get together and the PRP faction was formalized in Abuja.
Sowore mentioned the essence of the alliance is to overthrow and demolish the evil system of oppression and injustice in Nigeria and to finish the reign of fraud that has enslaved Nigerians since independence.
In accordance with Sowore, right this moment (Monday), these two political events, the oldest revolutionary get together – PRP and the youngest get together – AAC within the nation are forming an alliance to overthrow and demolish the evil system of oppression in Nigeria
“AAC was the primary political get together based by younger individuals. I imply the unconventional components in Nigeria. It’s the first political get together in current historical past to name for a revolution in Nigeria and implement that grasp plan in about thirty (30) cities in 2019,” Sowore mentioned.
He mentioned the 2 events have a lot in widespread as they “suffered the identical destiny by the hands of reactionary components who infiltrated their ranks”.
“So, the identical factor that occurred to PRP occurred to us. At one level, the PRP was hijacked by reactionary components. Additionally in 2019, AAC was hijacked by reactionary components. At the moment we kind an alliance with unique, genuine and undiluted PRP.”
He maintained that there was no faction within the PRP, including that those that declare themselves to be a faction are spillovers from the Individuals’s Democratic Social gathering and the Congress of All Progressives.
Sowore mentioned there was no distinction between the APC, PDP, Labor Social gathering and the New Individuals’s Social gathering of Nigeria, saying they have been all created by “pissed off politicians who defected from the PDP”.
He mentioned that AAC and PRP share the identical radical and revolutionary ideology that can finish injustice, oppression, insecurity, mismanagement and corruption within the nation.
On his half, the factional nationwide chairman of the PRP, Abdulmajid Daudu, referred to as on different left-leaning political events to affix the alliance to offer hope to the Nigerian individuals.
Abdulmajid mentioned the aim of the alliance was to defeat the reactionary elites who allegedly continued to impoverish and trigger hardship to residents. He added that the union will unite the nation no matter faith and nationality.
He mentioned: “We’re each left-leaning political events. We consider that the basic human rights of Nigerians should be revered in accordance with the Structure.
“Two political events are coming collectively right this moment to offer hope to the Nigerian individuals. We invite the left-wing motion to enter this alliance in order that we will defeat these revolutionary elites.
“That is only the start of the alliance and we at the moment are formalizing it. We hope that formalization and alliance packages and procedures will proceed later. I hope this will likely be an awesome hope for Nigerians and the youth and that this would be the finish of the hardships Nigerians are going by.
“For 20 years, Nigeria has been (roughly) the identical group of individuals ruling a rustic that has not produced something good.
“This alliance is the start of the method of networking, mobilizing and organizing the Nigerian lots to defeat these criminals in energy and can go right down to the bottom degree of presidency.
“It can go to our comrades within the farms, within the markets, within the colleges to defeat these organizations which have held us hostage all these years.
“The individuals of Nigeria should get up. No messiah will come to try this for us. We now have to do it ourselves and no different time than now. We’re prepared and we’ll struggle. We’re not prepared to surrender and we is not going to compromise.”