The Paramount Ruler of Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area, Okuku Ime Udousoro Inyang, has disclosed that Ibiono Ibom people will soon show their happiness with the appointment of their son, Senator Ita Enang, as the Director General of the APC Campaign Organization by Obong Nsima Ekere, the APC Governorship Candidate in the forthcoming election.
Okuku Inyang made the disclosure on Tuesday when Ekere and the APC campaign organization paid homage to him at his palace in Ikot Udom.
“We in Ibiono Ibom are very happy with you for the appointment. It is not Ita Enang you are honouring, you are honouring Ibiono Ibom. At the appointed time, we will not only happy, we will do something to show that happiness,” he said.
Okuku Inyang prayed for God’s blessings and protection for Ekere and for peaceful elections in the state.
In his speech, Obong Ekere said the visit was unique as it was the first to any local government area after the APC campaign flag-off on Monday.
The APC flagbearer pledged to restore the traditional institution to its pride of place by tackling the challenges of the institution when he becomes Governor.
He lauded the quality of members of the traditional institution in Ibiono Ibom including the Paramount Ruler.
Credit: Essien Inyang