The Council of Patriots (COP) seems to be losing connections and values as another group takes a back on the pro-democratic collection.
The group under the banner “Independent Council of Patriots(ICOP) is the second to the Economic Freedom Fighters of Liberia (EFFL) to leave the movement weeks after the most publicized June 7 assembly believed to be “a failed” protest.
Speaking at the Independent Council of Patriots Launch in Jorkpan’s Town market Hall, Sinkor, ICOP Chairman Rufus Neufville said their decision to withdraw from COP is triggered by uncalled-for attitudes being exhibited by those who “claimed to be leaders”.
The Pro-democratic advocate who on behave of his organization pronounced a 50,000 LD Loon for market women named popularity for political gains, financial miss appropriation, self seeking glory as reasons to their resolution.
According to him, the main intends that led to the formation of COP have been laid down the dream and have surfaced over politics , greed, personal benefit among others thus leaving the masses in the drainage.
Mr. Neufville has however urged the marketers who are to benefit from ICOP’s project to see the initiative as a new dimension to heir business environment.
Meanwhile, the Chairman of the Independent Council of Patriots (ICOP) has vowed to take the organization at the level of continual advocacy and not politics “as demonstrated ” by COP.