I Bear No One Any Ill Will, Emmanuel Tells Citizens


Okon Bassey in Uyo

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, says he will continue to remain focused in executing the tasks bestowed on him by the electorate in the governance of the state without any distraction.

Emmanuel said in a state broadcast to the people of the state on Sunday to mark the 17th anniversary of the nation’s current democracy that he bears nobody any grouse in his style of running the state.

“I am under oath to do good to all manners of persons while executing this office of Governor in trust for all Akwa Ibom people.

“Let me use this opportunity and this blessed occasion to state in clear and unequivocal terms that I bear no one any ill will.

“My divine mandate is to bless Akwa Ibom state and its people. This is a great and noble task and no one would distract me from it.

“As many as would want to join me in rebuilding the walls of this great state, I welcome such with open arms irrespective of party affiliation, religious persuasion or ethnic affinity”, he stated.