*PDP Ward Members Backs Edward’s Political Ambitions
Ahead of the 2019 General elections, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirant for the Etembe ward Nko yakurr local government area under yakurr/Abi federal constituency in Cross River State, Godwin Osim Edward has promised to revitalize the Constituency and bring governance closer to the people of if giving the mandate to represent them.
Edward stated this on Sunday when he received some high PDP ward members as he intensify move to actualise his political ambitions in the state.
Popularly known as Prince 7 amongst friends and party members, Edward revealed that he’s ready and determined to build a new bridge of hope for his Constituency come 2019 Election.
He said: “A child who washes his hands clean eat with queens and kings. God kept me alive today for a purpose and the purpose is now; that is why I am here to tell you the purpose and the purpose is election.
“I appeal to all and sundry to give me their mandate and give me a delegate that will enable me represent you.
“Every leader is a prophet, an apostle. I am a bridge builder and my bridge is a bridge of hope for my people and it is a bridge that can carry everybody.
” I once again please for your mandate because I have never been a failure before and I am not ready to fail now.
Meanwhile, the PDP Ward Chairman of Etembe Ward Mr Ekpo Osong Onem said that they are ready and willing to work with the electorate in order to ensure that he emerged victorious in 2019.
In the same vein, Honourable Ikp, a former Councilor of Etembe Ward said that as far as Etembe Council Ward is concern, they would vote massively for him.
In addition, Comr Akpama, Jesam Bassey, the President National Association of Nko Students, stated that the Prince has been a loyal son even when he was a student and that they would deliver the ward to him in 2019.