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Bekwarra Local Government Area Chairman Defects to APC alongside 10 ward councillors

The Chairman of Bekwarra Local Government Area of Cross River State, Honourable Doctor Josephat Owan Emaka and all ward Councillors have officially joined the All Progressive Congress from the People's Democratic Party today June 2nd 2021.

The Chairman made the declaration in Abuochiche during an event to mark his first year in office as Chairman of Bekwarra Local Government Area.

He said, the move became imperative following the recent wave of change which has dorminated the Cross River State political atmosphere.

He said, haven consulted with Political leaders and his supporters, himself and his team were left with no option but to align with the political party at the centre for even Development.

The thanked the good people of Bekwarra Local Government Area for the confidence and supports offered him since his election in 2020 saying, with the support of the people, the LGA will soon be one an envy of the state.

"Anywhere the governor goes , I will go. He is a political gladiator, a fine gentleman who plays politics with ethics and that is why I have decided to Cross carpet along with him.

Today is exactly one year since I was sworn in as Chairman of this great local government area, I must commend you all for the support and contributions towards making Bekwarra to wear a new look, Bekwarra is peaceful today because of all of your supports, I urge you all to continue to support me and my team to make Bekwarra the industrial hub of Cross River State.

I will continue to do my best to ensure that we get recognition from the centre, in two years time, you all will marvel with the level of Development that will rock our dear land".

In like manner, the Leader of the Bekwarra legislative council , Hon Tom Emonshe hailed the Chairman for taking the bold step, describing it as historic and purposeful.

He called on all Cross Riverians to support the governor in actualizing his visions into prospering the state.

On his part, the chairman of the All Progressive Congress (Bekwarra) , Mr Ushie Eneji urged the new members to feel at home, noting that the APC is wide enough for everyone to aspire for any political position of their choice.

He called for unity stating that, any attempt to divide the party will be detrimental to the growth and unity of the state.

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