The Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has just voted at Independence High School, Ukana West 2 in Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.
The former Governor of Akwa Ibom State casted his ballot alongside Sir Emem Akpabio, Barr Ibanga Akpabio and wife, Patience Akpabio, Sir Nse Ntuen, Prince Ukpong Akpabio and other political stalwarts from the area.
Senator Akpabio also commended Governor Udom Emmanuel for conducting a free and fair local government election in the state within two years .
“Kudos to the administration of Udom Emmanuel, who within two years has been able to conduct a free and fair LG elections”.
“I must commend Essien Udim people, after Uyo it is always Essien Udim in terms of votes, because we are sure of our people”.
Senator Akpabio also posted below on his Facebook page.
I commend the peaceful conduct of the local government elections in Akwa Ibom State which I participated in my unit at Ukana West 2 in Essien Udim Local Government Area.
Irrespective of who the winners are, this is a plus for grassroots democracy that the people can freely elect their leaders at the third tier of government.