Political Aims

β€œTo build and sustain a nation with a vibrant economy designed to serve the people’s interest, in which good governance, market forces and transparent institutuions combine to enthrone a free and democratic society that will guarantee equity, justice and equal opportunity for all citizens.”

Political Program:

  1. Promote sustainable development through the provision of sound education, basic health care, food security, rapid industrial growth, adequate housing, full employment and the improvement of infrastructure and basic services;
  2. Promote federalism and an equitable revenue sharing formula;
  3. Promote the security of life, and property, and enhance family values;
  4. Promote self-respect, self-reliance and human dignity;
  5. Uphold the integrity and sovereignty of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as one united indivisible political entity;
  6. Promote national integration and the peaceful co-existence of the diverse communities of our country;
  7. Promote an egalitarian society founded on freedom, equality and justice;
  8. Uphold the independence of the judiciary and the fundamental rights enshrined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria;
  9. Promote learning and research in science and technology and the arts;
  10. Assist in the just resolution of local and international disputes;
  11. Support the struggle for the rights of children and the physically challenged;
  12. Advance the political, social, educational and economic interests of its members and act as the channel of communication between them, the government and other political parties or associations.

Political Objectives:

The Party pursues these objectives by:
(a) Ensuring that the programmes of the Party, as contained in its manifesto, conform with the fundamental objectives and directive principles of State Policy enshrined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria;
(b) Promoting mutual respect for and understanding of the religious and cultural diversity of Nigeria;
(c) Adhering to the policy of the rotation and zoning of party and public elective offices in pursuance of the principle of equity, justice and fairness;
(d) Striving towards African unity and fostering greater understanding and cohesion among all peoples of African descent;
(e) Co-operating with African and other nationalist movements and organizations working for the eradication of imperialism, neo-colonialism and racism;
(f) Co-operating with member nations in promoting the aims of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the African Union (AU), the Commonwealth of Nations, the United Nations Organizations (UNO) and other international and regional groups;
(g) Undertaking such other activities as, in the opinion of the Party, may promote the attainment of the stated aims and objectives of the Party.