MR. ANIEOKPON EKPO, ON THE JUST CONCLUDED LGA ELECTION.
FRESH AIR BERTHS IN MKPAT ENIN!
My dear and good people of Mkpat Enin.
It was Martins Luther King Jnr. who said that “no man is good enough nor has the right to lead another without his consent”.
On Saturday, October 31,2020 which was a day set aside by Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) for Local Government Election in Akwa Ibom State, you came out enmass to demonstrate your franchise by giving me your vote and mandate to lead you as your Local Government Chairman in the next three (3) years.
I wish to firstly, thank the Almighty God for His benevolence, grace and mercies… To Him alone be all the glory.
With deepest humility, I acknowledge the role of the Leader of our dear Party, His Excellency, Gov. Udom Emmanuel, who has made history as the first governor to give us a back to back democratically elected local government councils without a pause through transition committee. This comes with deep appreciation and my uncompromised dedication to the realization of the Completion Agenda in Mkpat Enin remains unnegotiable.
Let me use this opportunity to commend the Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) led by a seasoned electoral administrator Elder Aniedi Ikoiwak for demonstrating capacity in conducting a hitch free election process in accordance with stipulated laws.
My sincere gratitude goes to the leadership of my party, the Peoples Democratic Party at the state level ably led by the political tactician Obong Udo “loyalty” Ekpenyong also the Chapter Chairman Rt. Hon. Anietie Sunday and the entire chapter executives, also to the members of Local Organizing Committee(LOC) led by Prof. Eno Ibanga for standing by me in driving the vision to the victorious sunlight of my emergence.
I can never forget the wonderful encouragement of my Elders, Leaders and Stakeholders of our dear Party in Mkpat Enin led the Chairman of the THINK RIGHT CAMPAIGN CAUCUS Rt. Hon (Barr) Ekong Sampson PHD. I thank The Member representing Mkpat Enin State Constituency, Hon. Barr. Victor Ekwere for his unflinching support, also thank the Executive Chairman of Mkpat Enin, Hon. Ekanem Brown. I will not fail to mention Rt. Hon Bernard Udoh, Obong Barr. Jerry Akpan, Engr. Meyen Etukudoh, Mr. Rufus Samuel Dr. Anietie Essien etc for your support towards the realization of this dream. The Think Right Campaign Organization led by her Director General Sir Ubong Ekefre, you have been wonderful in your support. I wish to also extend my gratitude to the Women and the Youths, groups etc, who’s meaningful contribution remains a worthy reminder of an unrelenting zeal to advance the course of “The Greater Mkpat Enin Project”.
My Commendation also goes to Uniform Security Officers for consciously deploying a show of gallantary in sustaining peace during and after the electioneering period.
I will not fail to thank my dear wife, Mrs Vivian Ekpo, my family, Church Leaders, as well as Well Wishers, for their support and prayers throughout the Electioneering period.
I want to assure you that I hold the trust which you have given and accorded me in high esteem, as a servant leader, I will not let you down even as FRESH AIR berths in Mkpat Enin.
Thank you and God bless you all.
Mkpat Enin LGA