Social critics, activists and political analysts under the auspices of Downtrodden Peoples Services (DPS) has said that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Political party (PDP), cannot take Nigeria to the promised terra firma.
They made the disclosure at a press conference to grade the 61st independence anniversary of Nigeria in Ibadan, the Oyo Province working capital.
Our correspondent recalls that both the PDP and APC are the 2 political parties that have ruled the country since the inception of the nowadays quaternary republic in 1999.
But, DPS piece speaking at the press conference, famous that none of the 2 parties can take the country out of the nowadays woes.
The grouping famous that the only solution is for the masses to reject the 2 parties and cast a motion where their involvement would be represented.
Convener of the grouping, Mr. Kunle Bewaji, piece addressing journalists, insisted that the nowadays system run by both the APC and PDP at the national and province levels only favour politicians to the detriment of the bulk of the people who are poor.
He cautioned that whether the system is not changed there will be no Nigeria in some years to come up.
“The nowadays system is wrong as it favours the politicians, the politicians became billionaires piece 90 percent of the population became real poor.
“Whether we do not alter this, there won’t be a country called Nigeria in the next few years. Unfortunately, the politicians are not ready to do this.
“We demand to take powerfulness absent from the politicians and give dorsum to the people through the poll box
“To attain this, we demand all of us, the aggrieved, the poor, the oppressed, the educated, the students, the parents to bring together us en mass to attain a new Nigeria where there will be total liberty of the press
“Our intention is to create certain the Foundational Structures stated below are included in our country’s structure. The templates in the structure will cutting across board in all the states of the federation irrespective of whatsoever political political party in powerfulness.
“We hereby nowadays to you, the hope to take your fate in your hands. Instead of collecting stipends similar 5,000 naira from politicians who collects billions in exchange and destroy your time to come, we have come up to give you the opportunity to go politicians by joining our motion.
“The country is in dire straights. We demand to rescue ourselves from these hopeless situations.
“By the way, there has been a opposite in the progress of the land. This happens because of the nature of our politics which lay emphasis on the enrichment of the politicians instead of the citizens and the country as a whole.
“We live in a fantasy world where we believe good things will happen whether we pray and go on months of fasting as whether we have not been praying and fasting before. Most things we pray for in Nigeria are the duties of the regime”.
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