PDP will win Akwa Ibom massively in 2019 – Udo Kierian
By Amadie Akpabio
The House leader Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and the PDP flag bearer for Oruk Anam State Constituency, Rt Hon (Sir). Udo Kierian Akpan says the People Democratic Party (PDP) will win the 2019 general election massively in Akwa Ibom State.
Sir Kierian gave the assurance while speaking to a cross-section of youths from Ward 1 and Ward 2 in Oruk Anam local government area who paid him a courtesy call in his country home.
According to him, the PDP clearly understand the capacity of the youth and the strength of Ward 1 and Ward 2 in Oruk Anam which he described as one of the centres of politics in Oruk Anam.
He described the PDP as the only party with people-oriented programs and maintained that the track records of His Excellency the Governor of the State, Deacon Udom Emmanuel was a big inspiration behind the support the PDP was enjoying in Oruk Anam and Akwa Ibom at large.
On the 2019 General election, the House Leader urged the Youth to be firm in their support for the PDP and endeavor to deliver Governor Udom Emmanuel, who he described as an in-law to the Local Government. He commended those who kept faith with the party since 1998 to date and assure them of better days.
Responding, on behalf of the youths, the political leader of Ward 1 Obongunwana Nnamnso Idiong thanked the house leader for always standing by the urban wards, adding that the area will always dwell on his political principle for the overall interest of the people. He further advised the youths not to be involve in any anti party activities.
Mr. Iqwat Umoren who speak on behalf of the people of ward 2 described Sir Udo Kierian as an anointed leader, noting that he contested against the house leader in 2015 and was happy to sit and dine with him. He described his leadership as the will of God and urged the people of Oruk Anam to queue behind him for the success of the Local government area.
The Youth in a unanimous decision passed a vote of confidence on the leadership style of Sir Udo Kierian and pledged to work for the reelection bid of Governor Udom Gabriel Emmanuel and for the success of the PDP in 2019 general election.