[BREAKING NEWS] Nsima Withdraws from Akwa Ibom Governorship contest.
In view of the recent political development and outcome of the last Saturday election, the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress,APC, Mr Nsima Ekere has announced his withdrawal from the coming election.
In a statement signed by the Akwa Ibom APC Campaign Directorate, “the withdrawal is in regards to the wishes of Akwa Ibomite as widely expressed last Saturday.”
“After extensive consultations with leaders and members of our party, we have concluded that it is no longer necessary to participate in the Gubernatorial election. The outcome of the last Saturday’s exercise had clearly indicated the choice of Akwa Ibomites. As a people and a party, it is our unanimous desire to respect the people’s choice.
“As a result of this, we urge Akwa Ibomites to go out enmass to vote for candidates of their choices and wish the incoming government well.”