Mr. Akanimo Udofia, the Peoples Democratic Party governorship hopeful, has assured Akwa Ibom people of emerging the next governor of the state, adding that since he has never failed before in all his endeavours, he is sure of winning 2023 governorship election in the state.
Udofia, CEO/Managing Director Desicon Engineering Ltd said he is running for the governorship seat to redeem, salvage and continue the good works of Governor Udom Emmanuel.
Speaking with newsmen at Victor Attah International Airport when he arrived from Dubai to join the inauguration of Maintain Peace Movement, Mr. Akan Udofia said the focus of his administration will be the masses.
He described his election as God’s project while urging Akwa Ibom people to be steadfast.
Akan Udofia cleared the speculation that he is a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, noting that as a PDP member and he will contest election on the platform of the party.
“My administration will focus on people and it’s going to be all about prosperity. We are going to continue with the laudable programmes of His Excellency Governor Udom Emmanuel.
“We are going to pray everyday of our lives to ensure that The Completion Agenda come to fruition and then we will take it from there and run with it.
“The governor has laid a good foundation and we are going to continue from where he will stop.
“My name is Akan Udofia and I have done this for 32 yrs.
“I am not bothered about any contestant but I want to beg each and every one of you not to allow anybody to fool you. Anybody who has not done it before will not do it. I am the man that has been doing it. I have been succeeding for 32 years. I am the pride of Akwa Ibom state and all of you know that.
“I have done it right from my youth. This time I am doing it for you, your children and the next generation.
“My election is God’s project. Let’s continue to be steadfast. God has never departed or forgotten Akwa Ibom.”
Udofia commended Governor Udom Emmanuel for his loft achievements in the state and promised to keep the legacies alive when he assumes office as the next governor.
He wished the former Governor, Obong Victor Attah long life, good health and prayed God to continue to honour him in his life time and keep him to see what he started in Akwa Ibom State.