Democracy Day: Our challenges not peculiar – Coalition



A civil society group, Civil Society Youth Coalition, has noted that the country’s current security and other challenges were not peculiar to .

The group made the observation in its pre-national rally press conference held Wednesday in .

According to the group’s position which was contained in a press statement issued by its national president, Aminu Aminu, “ and other countries have had their fair share of challenges, but we thank God that we still have a nation we call our own.”

The statement read in part, “The civil society youth coalition also observes with anger a proposed rally bing heavily mobilised by unpatriotic citizens for President Muhammadu Buhari must go and to sack the of Communications and Digital Economy, Malam Isah Pantami. We are of the opinion that such a political misadventure is meant to distract the planned activities for this year’s , but this will be resisted by Nigerians.

youth and civil societies alike disassociate from this act and will report any negative or subversive action to the constituted authorities for necessary action.

“We appeal to the media to join us in this four-day national rally to celebrate our which we see as a journey and not a destination.’ doing that will make peaceful and united to face our challenges.”

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