Political parties must set tone for good leadership – ADC

One of the leading political parties in the country, the African Democratic Congress (ADC) has said the political party is the foundation and should set the tone for what the leadership should expect in the entire country.

The party also said the much talked about strong institutional requisites for democratic and political leadership begin with strong political parties. 

National Chairman of the party, Chief Ralph Okey Nwosu, stated this on Sunday in a statement which announced the party’s upcoming summit in Kaduna on Thursday, May 16, 2024.

The statement read, “As part of our contribution to the survival of the Nigeria’s democracy, the National Working Committee (NWC) of our party, the African Democratic Congress (ADC), will be hosting a summit in Kaduna on Thursday, May 16, 2024.”

Tagged: Kaduna 2024, the Summit with the theme: “Solid Political Party Structure Critical to the Sustainability of the Democratic Process,” will hold at Arewa House, surprisingly, under the chairmanship of Alhaji Muhammad Lawal Nalado of the Accord Party.

The keynote will be delivered by the National Chairman of Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Alhaji (Barr) Falalu Bello.

There will be a Sub Theme, on “Concept of the Political Party as Molue, Tuke-Tuke, Bolikaja, or SPV inimical to Political Leadership,” which will to be delivered by National Chairman of KOWA Party, Hon. Mark Adebayo.

The Summit Chief Guest of honour is the current National Chairman Interparty Advisory Council IPAC Alhaji Yussuf M Dantalle. Hon. Muhammad Lawal Nalado, who Chairs the Summit was once the Chairman IPAC.

Special Guests of Honour are National Chairman of SDP, Malam Shehu Gabam; National Chairman of APGA, Sly Ezeokenwa; National Chairman of NNPP, Dr. Ajuji Ahmed, and National Chairman of Labour Party Barr Julius Abure

“We believe all us have a role to play to make sure that this democracy survives, and ADC as one of the leading political parties in the country, is, as in our DNA making it an inclusive affair.

“We need a purposeful leadership in the country, and ADC has been in the forefront of transitioning and envisioning clear pathway for the nation. 

“Despite the vagaries in our polity, ADC remains the learning organisation and political party that has continued to champion collaboration, coalition building and alliances to birth a new Nigeria,” Nwosu stated.