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New Faction breaks from APC, calls itself Reformed All Progressive Congress (RAPC)

A new fraction have broken off the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and have called itself the Reformed All Progressive Congress, according to Sahara Reporters.

The new fraction is also the one that left the People’s Democratic Party in the lead up to the last election to join APC. Buba Galadima, a former National Secretary of Congress for Progressive Change, before it merged to form the APC.

According to various reports, Galadima is accusing the APC of sabotaging the efforts of the nPDP that are in the APC from various activities of the party. He said they have also appointed national and ward leaders.

Galadima also said the APC has failed Nigerians that voted it into power

“The Reformed All Progressive Congress, RAPC, national executive committee is constituted. We are assembled to address you on the state of our party, APC, the state of the nation and above all the constitutional democracy of Nigeria. I am standing here before you as the chairman of RAPC.

You will recall that in 2015 general election some political parties came together to form a brand new political party called APC. This merger was based on the strong belief that Nigeria had come of age that it was severely under-performing and incapable to meet the potentials of good governance.

“The Nigerian people gave power to APC based on its promises and potentials. We are sad to inform that after more than three years of governance, our expectations (have been) completely dashed. The APC has run a ruthless and incompetent government that has failed to deliver good governance to the people. It has rather imposed dictatorship, impunity, abuse of power, complete application of constitutional and statutory responsibilities, impunity in the rule of law and constitutionality. It has failed to ensure the security and welfare of Nigerian and elevated nepotism to secondary height.”

 

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