A coalition of youth groups in Nigeria, under the aegis of I am for One Nigeria, initiative, has disclosed plans to host rallies across the country, commencing with a major Rally in Abuja, on 1st, October, 2017, to put an end to domination, secession and hate speeches.
This is contained in a statement by Barr. Olajide Adekanye, and Ibrahim Bello, where the group noted that “We are a coalition of youth groups, with strong convictions in the One Nigeria project, under the aegis of “I am for one Nigeria Campaign” poised to inculcate the ideology of an indomitable and indissoluble, but focused Nigeria, In response to national yearnings and the concerns of the international community, for peace and harmony.
“We have decided to act against hate speeches, toxic agitations and lame criticisms by offering viable alternatives through dialogue and patriotic actions that bind us together as a nation. ”
“We are against any move or attempt to dominate, divide or disintegrate Nigeria and we have decided to proffer solutions to agitations and ensure a peaceful coexistence of all Nigerians. ”
“As responsible citizens, we are determined to preserve the unity, cohesion and togetherness of Nigeria, including promoting the respect of our diversity, the values of solidarity, equal opportunities and human rights among Nigerians.”
“Towards actualizing our mandate, our movement would be organising series of events and interventions commencing with a major national rally, on October 1, 2017 to sustain the detoxifying process of our nation and restore its, integrity and sacredness.
Which buttresses our glorious Independence, as a people, and must not be undermined. ”