The All Progressives Congress (APC) has appealed to Nigerians not to forget the importance of the new Democracy Day.
Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary, in a statement on Wednesday, said the day is not only significant in the annals of Nigeria’s political history, but also momentous in all ramifications.
It noted that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC government has once again demonstrated its avowed commitment to correct past injustices and celebrate heroes and heroines that paid the supreme sacrifice for
It reads: “In correcting past injustices, the APC-led government is also committed to equitable administration of our commonwealth for the benefit of all Nigerians.
“The world over, democracy in its various forms and with its inevitable imperfections, remains the most representative system of government.
“This government would continue to commit itself to the finest ideals of our democratic values and ethos by its progressive actions and programmes for our people and our great country.
“We hereby urge all Nigerians to continue to appreciate the importance and significance of today’s occasion by continuously guarding jealously this hard-earned democracy, over which so many of our compatriots paid the ultimate sacrifice.”