2019: Youths Structures in Oruk Anam closes ranks resolves to work for PDP in Unity
By Amadie Akpabio
All the youths structures in Oruk Anam local government area which includes, National youth Council, Youth Caucus, Dakkada Youths, Village Youth, Christian Youth, Female Youth has resolved to work in unity for the realization of governor Udom Emmanuel’s reelection bid, Rt Hon Udo Kierian Akpanhouse of Assembly bid and the PDP in next year general elections.
The declaration was made on Tuesday when the youths of Oruk Anam paid a solidarity visit on the House leader, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and PDP standard bearer for Oruk Anam State constituency in the forthcoming election.
The youth Council chairman, Mr Imo Udo KSJ in his address noted that the youths decided to come together and work for the success of the PDP in Oruk Anam
“We cannot continue to work in different interests again after the party primaries, if we must deliver PDP, there’s a need for us to work together to achieve our sole aim which is to deliver our in-law Mr. Udom Emmanuel, Rt Hon Udo Kierian, Mr. Unyime Idem, Engr Christopher Ekpenyong & Alhaji Atiku Abubakar”
The youth Council chairman who described Sir Kierian as a man with a vast legislative knowledge, who understands the political language of his people, noted that “To whom the cap fit, let him wear, so there’s a great need for the entire youths of Oruk Anam to queue behind Rt Hon (Sir) Udo Kierian Akpan”
He appealed to the House leader to integrate the youth structures of Oruk Anam in the scheme of things.
In response, Sir Kierian thanked the youths for the visit, according to him, it was very necessary for them to put heads together for the progress of the constituency.
He used the opportunity to appreciate the youths for the support given to him over the years noting that he cherish them very dearly.
“Thank you for the support you have given to me over the years which I don’t take for granted. You face the storm to make me a leader” he noted
“My desire was to win the ticket and join hands with you to deliver PDP in Oruk Anam
“If we don’t disagree as a family, there will be no agreement” he added.
He congratulated the youths for making the meeting possible and maintained that the APC has no sympathy for Oruk Anam people and should not consider voting them in any way during next years elections.