Go tough on divisive elements, group urges APC

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Eromosele Ebhomele
National Chairman, All Progressives Congress, Chief John Oyegun
The Youths For Change Nigeria, a group of Nigerian youths with sympathy for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has voiced its concerns regarding the National Assembly crisis involving the APC and some of its members who, it said, have decided to place selfish ambition over the will of the party.
The group’s National Leader, Mr. Seun Bobade, in a statement issued on Sunday evening in Lagos, noted that the party is bigger than any individual ambition.
“We have been following the National Assembly fracas and it’s quite shameful that a certain group of APC Legislators have decided to impede and forestall the party’s plan to provide good governance on the altar of greed and selfish ambition.
“These legislators have been identified, and it’s become clear for all to see that they have no concern for the people of this country nor respect for due process.
“These are qualities that shouldn’t be exhibited by the people we’ve elected to be our lawmakers.
“We are saddened by this shameful act that these legislators have demonstrated, we want to remind them that they all ran under the platform of the party and not as independent candidates, therefore party supremacy should be adhered to by all members under the APC platform.
“Elements that would not allow the party to actualise its plans for the people should be shown the way out without sentiments.
“There should be zero tolerance for individuals who would rather satisfy
their selfish interests at the expense of the party and the people of this country.
“Sanctions should be admitted to party members who go against the party that brought them in for elective positions.
“This will serve as a deterrence to curtail future rebellion within the party,” the group said.
The youth group further said said no personal …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper