A spokesman of Atiku Abubakar 2019 Campaign Organization, Segun Showunmi, has congratulated the people of Akwa Ibom State for having a leader in the mold of Governor Udom Emmanuel with interest in investment, sustainable development and job creation for the people.
He made the assertion over the weekend while appearing with the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Charles Udoh as joint guest on a Live interactive session on Inspiration Radio 105.9FM programme – Umbrella Impact Show.
According to Showunmi, Governor Emmanuel is a Pride to PDP, Akwa Ibom State and Nigeria based on the Governor’s competence and capability in delivering on the dividends of good governance as glaringly showcased in all sectors of the economy and especially in job creation for the teeming youths of the state.
He maintained that Governor Emmanuel is a good product with strong marketable attributes which smacks victory for the Governor in the 2019 gubernatorial re-election race, and listed five strong points of Governor Emmanuel from popular political circles to include: Sound pedigree of integrity and trustworthiness, not dancing to the gallery with self-aggrandized projects and Focused on his sets goals and promises to the people.
Others are; not looking for trouble where there is none, high display of maturity in approach to issues and commitment to job creation which he said is similar to what Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is planning to do for Nigerians when he comes into power in 2019 under the platform of the PDP.
Earlier on the show, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Charles Udoh had said, all thriving economy are run by the private sector, stressing that, it was in the realization of this that Governor Udom Emmanuel made a paradigm shift in the state from civil service-orientation to a private sector-driven economy by boosting entrepreneurial sector with the numerous industries sprouting in the state.
The Information Boss acknowledged the capacity of Governor Udom Emmanuel in performance stating that, in recognition of this, the Presidency had sometime ago presented the Governor with Integrity and National Service Award.
“More so, in the Mid-term Report of President Mohammadu Buhari, Governor Udom Emmanuel and indeed Akwa Ibom State contributed the highest volume of achievements in that compendium standing out the Governor amongst his contemporaries in Nigeria”, Charles Udoh concluded.