Ahead of the 2019 General elections, one of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)/aspirants, Dodeye Arikpo, who will be vying for the Cross River State Central Senatorial District, has assured the people of his committment and determination to promote their interest if elected into the Chamber.
Blessed with a vast experience Arikpo has worked as the Chief Security Officer for 12 years, notably under the administration of former Cross River State Governor, Liyel Imoke from 2007 to 2015.
He provided jobs for about 1000 Youths in the state with his Pronto Cap intiative for those who could not get the white collar jobs easily.
Arikpo told Voplink media that he’s ready to serve the people if giving the mandate and believed his experience in the security aspect would be of great help to the state.
” I have been able to meet some chief and give them some expert advice that can help security challenges in some of the LGA since I have no administrative powers to involve security agencies.
“If am voted in, I will bring government closer to the people of central, use my legislative power to lobby for employment for the youth and general development of the people like infrastructures
“We promised to get back to him as a body after the meeting and ask him to work had
I use that opportunity to thank Ayade for giving much opportunities to Young youth’s and the group is out to encourage young people that have a true vision to serve.