And while the VIP can hold forth for hours at press conferences with the media as their captive audience, you may have noticed that they don’t do so
well at the polls.
So, are they a political party, or just press conference pundits?
Today, we asked them if they are serious about being a political party.
Here’s how that conversation went:
"You all are behaving more like a advocacy organisation than a political party."
Patrick Rogers - Member, VIP
"I've been asked that a lot of times that, why doesn't VIP settle back and be king maker because unno no serious bout win an election. The bottom line
is brothers and sisters that if you're going to change, you can't change from within.”
The VIP says that the next time they make national news, it will be because of a protest that they are planning.