No fewer than 10,000 youths from across the 12 local government areas of Eket Senatorial District of Akwa Ibom State are expected to converge on Uyo for a one day solidarity march in support of Governor Udom Emmanuel.
A statement by the convener of the march, Mr Victor Antai reveals that the event is tagged “The Great Solidarity March to Hilltop Mansion.”
The rally holding this Friday will see the youths processing in a carnival float from the Uyo Township Stadium to the gates of Government House along Wellington Bassey Way, Uyo.
According to the convener of the event, the Eket Senatorial District Youths are satisfied with the outstanding performance of the Governor in just two and a half years in office and are out to tell him thank you for being a good leader.
The time for the take off from the Uyo stadium is 10am.
According to the statement, the event will also feature performances by top class artistes from the district, while messages of solidarity are expected from key youth leaders from the respective local government areas.