- October 29, 2018
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: Akwa Ibom
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the people of Akwa Ibom to support Governor Udom Emmanuel’s administration following his superlative performance already witnessed in the state.
Obasanjo who made the call when he joined Governor Emmanuel and other top government functionaries to a church service in Uyo, described Governor Emmanuel as a good product, evident in his character and integrity and urged the people to stand by him.
Speaking again shortly after a brief meeting with the Governor at the Hiltop mansion, Obasanjo who disclosed that his support for Governor Emmanuel’s was borne out of the numerous positive reports of his governance, expressed optimism that the Governor will emerge victorious in the forth coming elections.
Earlier in his speech, Governor Emmanuel who thanked the former president for the solidarity visit, further prayed God to give him more years to counsel and mentor other leaders of the country.
Government House correspondent Jane Uwa reports that Governor Emmanuel further prayed God to see him to the end of his administration despite the emerging hurdles.