The former governor of Imo state, Sen. Rochas Anayo Okorocha, senator representing Imo West senatorial district floats new party to be called “New Nigeria Movement”.
Okorocha made this known when he held a round table Meeting with his Political structure cut across the 36 states of the federations.
Okorocha emphasized the need for a change in the political system in the country. He described APC whom he was a founding member to have failed the entire country as the masses does not feel the impact of its existence.
He called on his structures and supporters to remain intact and steadfast, as a new Nigeria Nation will be born through ‘NNM party” which will pave way for his ambition to contest for the president, Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2023 general elections.
A communique issued to journalists after it’s meeting named Professor Obiareri (Fmr Commissioner for information and A.A Senatorial Aspirant in Okigwe zone) as co-ordinator NNM Party, Imo State.
The communiqué reads: The inaugural meeting of the New Nigeria Movement (NNM), a socio-political group made up of patriotic and credible Nigerians who are zealous to pave a new chapter was held at Rochas foundation college Okigwe round about, Imo State Nigeria Abuja, on the 23rd of January, 2021.
“The pioneer members are drawn from the 36 states of the federation united with desire to pave a way for a political direction for equity, trust, unity and mutual co-oexistence.
NNM is made up of experienced leaders of conscience and democratic ideologues to drive a new popular political intervention that will urgently save Nigeria from the precipice of political anarchy and civil strife.
The communiqué stated that the group comprises of Merger with Action Alliance Party AA and Factional-APC
Those present at the meeting includes, Former Governorship candidate, federal house of Reps member’s, structures, supporters, NNM 36 state co-ordinators amongst others.
In weeks to come Rochas Okorocha will be perfecting plans for his official decamping from APC to NNM to further his presidential ambition.
Rochas Okorocha, is a two times presidential aspirant, former governor of Imo state and current senator Representing Imo West Senatorial District.