The chairman of Eket local government area, Frank Archibong has hailed the judgement confirming the victory of Governor Udom Emmanuel at the Governorship Elections Petitions Tribunal in Uyo.
Archibong, state chairman of Association of Local Government Areas of Nigeria,ALGON, said the victory was a confirmation of the supremacy of the power of the people in choosing their leaders.
The ALGON boss who was among PDP supporters at the tribunal during the judgement, noted that in a state, where all the chairmen and councillors had unanimously endorsed the Governor for a second term in line with the disposition of their people, it would have been impossible to have a contrary result from both the polls and the judiciary.
He recounted that under his tenure, Governor Emmanuel has brought back peace to the state, and is working hard to establish industries and other investment opportunities for the teeming youths.
“There is no part of our state that is not witnessing a major project by this administration, and our people who have witnessed these, were unequivocal on March 9,2019, when they went to cast their votes freely for a Governor they can trust.
“Most importantly, this is a man who has led us back to God, and our people are indeed please with him.”
He called on those in the opposition in the state, to bury their differences and join in supporting the Governor in his completion agenda of industrialization, Agricultural revolution and wealth creation.