Former APC representatives call for internal party democracy

Former members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) House forum on Friday called on party leaders to ensure the sustainability of internal democracy ahead of the 2023 general election. The forum made the call in a statement issued by its Protem president, Ibrahim Zailani, after their meeting in Abuja on Wednesday night. The forum noted that the sustainability of internal democracy was in the party’s progressive interest and should be made to reign supreme. According to the statement, the meeting reviewed the current status of the APC and called on the Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) led by Governor Mala Buni to ensure that internal democracy is maintained in the APC. match. He added that the forum remains committed to deepening democracy in the country and the West African subregion. However, he condemned the current wave of forcible removal of democratically elected governments in the West African sub-region, adding that the coups in Mali and Burkina Faso were unacceptable and should be condemned by all. The forum praised the federal government for addressing the cases of insecurity, economic crisis and anti-corruption in the country and urged it to do more to improve the country’s peace and development. He called on delegates to the next APC National Convention scheduled for February 26 to ensure that only credible and visionary candidates were voted into national party offices. The statement said this was critical to properly repositioning the party before 2023. He quoted Mr. Zailani as saying that the time had come for stakeholders in the political space to give the legislature and legislators their rightful place in the scheme of things. The statement denounced the way lawmakers were disparaged, even though they remained an important player in the political equation. According to the statement, the meeting was attended by former members of the APC House of Representatives from all states of the federation. (YAYA) Read More Related News Here Let here it in the comment below if you do have an opinion on this; Former APC representatives call for internal party democracy