The Leader, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt Hon. (Sir) Udo Kierian Akpan has congratulated the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel over his victory at the Governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital.
In a statement on his Facebook page, the House leader noted that the tribunal verdict has reaffirmed the mandate and the support of Akwa Ibom people to Governor Emmanuel during the March 23rd Governorship election.
He described the victory as God given and maintained that Akwa Ibom people freely gave the mandate to Governor Emmanuel and the tribunal has vindicated them.
The Governorship election petition tribunal today dimisses Nsima Ekere petition for lack of merit.