Ahead of the local government elections in Akwa Ibom State, the PDP chairmanship aspirant in ONNA local government, Akparawa Iniabasi Ekanem has assured the women that his administration will run an inclusive government that would ensure dividends of democracy in every nook and cranny of ONNA
The Aspirant made this known while addressing PDP women leaders in ONNA local government on Saturday.
Akparawa Iniabasi took time to interact with the women by outlining his intentions of reviving the spirit of agriculture among them.
Akparawa Iniabasi said, “I really thank you for coming out for this meeting. I acknowledged the efforts and significant roles women play in electing leaders. My administration will not sideline the women as we are determined to run an all-inclusive government”.
“My administration will encourage the women to go into farming since agriculture is what is sustainig the economy now. We will support those who are into fishery, poultry, piggery and others”.
Responding, the PDP chapter woman leader, Mrs Promise Nkanta, said she would mobilized the women at the appropriate time to vote for Iniabasi since he has promised to run an all-inclusive government.
While lamenting that women are often neglected after elections, intimated him that most of them are into farming and urged him to always support them anytime they solicit for assistance.
Also speaking, the newly elected PDP Vice Chairman of Awa ward 2, Glory Akpan Ebong promise to give him their support before and after elections.
By Ifiok Itiaba