The African Alliance Congress (AAC) on Monday insisted that its presidential candidate within the 2019 basic elections, Omoyele Sowore, is not a member of the celebration.
The celebration stated that the SaharaReporters writer has been expelled from the celebration whereas calling for his instant arrest.
This was after group led by Sowore on Monday stormed the headquarters of the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, in Abuja in an tried to picket and disrupt the day’s actions.
Sowore and his group, who tried to occupy the INEC headquarters had been resisted and chased away by members of the AAC led by its nationwide chairman, Dr. Leonard Nzenwa.
The previous presidential candidate and his group are looking for recognition as unique house owners of the celebration whereas INEC has already recognised the Nzenwa led group.
AAC descrobed the Revolution Now campaigner as an impostor, saying that whereas they aren’t in opposition to him protesting, he mustn’t use the celebration platform to do his private enterprise.
Talking with reporters in Abuja on Monday Nzenwa recalled that his group had final week alerted most people of an ongoing mobilization to cover beneath the identify of the AAC to wreak havoc on and burn down INEC workplaces nationwide.
The AAC stated that the politician is prodding some ill-informed youths to embark on a mission that can finally derail their future.
Ezenwa stated that the management of the celebration had acquired quite a few calls from safety companies warning its genuine members to avoid the alleged violent protests by Sowore and his supporters.
“AAC as a authorized, accountable and law-abiding political celebration in Nigeria don’t have something to do with Omoyele Sowore as he’s UNKNOWN to the Social gathering as he and 29 others had been expelled on August 9, 2019 after he was suspended,” Ezenwa maintained.
“Now we have intercepted numerous posters, flyers and different promotional gadgets produced by this expelled member whereby he used our nice celebration as plank to embark on this mission of discrediting the celebration.”
AAC accused Sowore and his group of blackmailing some distinguished individuals within the nation utilizing the identify of the celebration, and plotting to and to burn down INEC workplaces throughout the nation and trigger mayhem.
The celebration stated it needs to state once more that the motion of Sowore and his co-travelers quantities to legal impersonation and a risk to nationwide safety, disturbance of public peace, incitement of disturbances, furnishing of false info, ross the nation.
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“The African Motion Congress, AAC, want restate clearly that the motion of this Revolution Now kingpin motion quantities to risk to nationwide safety, acts of legal impersonation, disturbance of public peace, incitement of disturbances, furnishing of false info, inflicting of public nuisance, making of false paperwork and legal intimidation.”
AAC defined that it first suspended, later eliminated and went forward to expel Omoyele Sowore over numerous confirmed allegations of monetary recklessness and misappropriation of celebration funds, abuse of celebration structure, high-handedness amongst others.
“Resort by Omoyele Sowore to plot to Occupy INEC, a legal motion, is just not solely abhorrent however an insane act of non-public vendetta misdirected in opposition to the Fee, but additionally to pitch our nice celebration in opposition to INEC and the State conscious that he has been disgraced out of the celebration for his bizarre and nihilist conduct.
“The AAC, like each different political celebration in Nigeria have loved peace, order and cordial working relationship with the INEC and different stakeholders within the electoral course of and won’t fold its arms and watch an expelled member of the celebration put the celebration in hurt’s manner by relentlessly attacking and blackmailing none members of the celebration and Nigerians for being disciplined by our nice celebration.
The AAC identified that Sowore is just not the one man that has been expelled from a political celebration, arguing that many celebration women and men have in a single time or the opposite been suspended by their events in Nigeria and past, advising him to simply accept the celebration’s resolution in good religion.