- Governor Udom Emmanuel has gotten a big thumbs up from PDP members in Akwa Ibom state
- The commendation for the governor was made due to what party members described as Governor Emmanuel's giant strides in office
- The PDP members expressed satisfaction with the way the governor has been leading the state since 2015
Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom state, have passed a unanimous vote of confidence on Governor Udom Emmanuel for what they describe as the applaudable strides he has made in leading the state since he took over as governor in 2015.
At an enlarged stakeholders meeting of the party in Uyo, Friday, May 14, the PDP stalwarts noted that Governor Emmanuel's emergence heralded a new dawn of charismatic leadership, with great feat in steadying the state on the path of accelerated progress.
Moving the motion for a vote of confidence on the governor, the PDP national legal adviser, Barrister Emmanuel Enoidem, noted that the party is satisfied with the governor's performance, adding that he is the pride of the PDP.
“We are satisfied that we have you as governor, especially at a time like this. You have managed resources in this state so well that we cannot help but thank you. You have vigorously stabilized this state on a path of peace.
“Through your exemplary leadership, you have made Akwa Ibom state to become a model to other states.”
While addressing the party stakeholders, Governor Emmanuel acknowledged the role of the party in the success of his administration, stating that he will continue on the path of taking Akwa Ibom state to an advanced level and leaving behind positive imprints of broad-based development.
Recall that Akwa Ibom was recently ranked one of the best performing states in the 2020 sub-national budget transparency survey.
The survey which was conducted by the Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre to ascertain the level of budget performance by states of the federation revealed that Akwa Ibom and four other states topped the budget performance index for the year, 2020.
The party further stated that the APC is forever tied to perennial internal politics of self-destructive hostility amongst its chieftains and stakeholders.
Source: Legit.ng News