Leaders of the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance Youth Frontier, APDAYF, are set to storm Ado-Ekiti the state capital of Ekiti state ahead of the flag-off of the party in the state.
In an e-mailed statement to The Trent on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, signed by the group’s national secretary, Abdullahi Mohammed and its publicity secretary, Adebowale Dada, leaders of the youth group across the 36 states of the federation and FCT will grace the event.
The statement reads:
“To ensure effective mobilisation of Ekiti youths for the unveiling of Ekiti state chapter of our great party that is scheduled on August 5, 2017, all members of the National Executive Committee of the APDA Youth Frontier are expected to be in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday, August 3”
“Members of the APDAYF NEC include; all National officeholders and all 37 Coordinators of the 36 States of the country and FCT. The delegation is to be led by Comrade Inioribo Tamunotonye, the National Coordinator of APDA Youth Frontier”.
The group added that already several committees have been put in place by the youth group to ensure effective mobilisation and coordination including logistics.
“As a youth group, we have put in place several committees to ensure that we have a successful outing on August 5”
“We shall send a strong statement to the PDP government in Ekiti state and APC central government that their time is up. We are aware that the youths of Ekiti state and Nigeria are determined in their resolve to ensure that the party send out the incumbent and their collaborators out of government in 2018 and 2019 respectively”.
The youths describe the party as the only party that is committed to ensuring a system that will meet the yearnings of Nigerians and allows for active participation of the youths.
“The APDA is the only platform with sincerity of purpose, it is the only party that has restructuring as part of its manifesto to meet the yearnings of Nigerians, it is the only party with a constitution that allows for a system where the youths can participate actively in all its affairs without the need for godfathers. We call on our apolitical peers and colleagues in other parties to join hands with us and take advantage of APDA platform to ensure better leadership in Ekiti state in 2018 and Nigeria as a whole”.