- November 1, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: Akwa Ibom
In preparation for the forthcoming local government elections, the People’s Democratic Party, Akwa Ibom State Chapter says it is set to commence her campaigns in the 329 wards and 31 local government areas of the state.
In a release made available to Planet News and signed by the state publicity Secretary Ini Ememobong, the State Chairman, Paul Ekpo noted that the flag off of the campaigns will hold at the Uyo Township Stadium, tomorrow Thursday 2nd November, by 10 am.
Ekpo stated that The National Chairman of the Party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi and other members of the National Caretaker Committee are expected, as special guests at the event.
According to the release, the Chairmanship and Vice Chairmanship candidates of the party will be presented at the flag off and goodwill messages taken while the campaign train will thereafter move round all the 31 local government areas of the state, where the councillorship candidates will be presented.
The party Chairman, Paul Ekpo therefore invites all party members and the entire electorate to witness what he describes as a history making occasion.