The emergence of President Muhammadu Buhari as president of Nigeria, was God’s way of teaching Nigeria to appreciate good leadership.
The national chairman of the Maintain Peace Movement, Barr. Emmanuel Enoidem who stated this at Udung Uko local government area of Akwa Ibom State said with the poor leadership which has led to the collapse of the Nigerian economy, Nigerians were ready to return PDP in 2023.
Barr. Enoidem who is the National Legal Adviser of PDP, said until he became President in 2015, Buhari made people feel he had what it takes to lead Nigeria well.
He said the spate of insecurity and poverty on the country under APC has led Nigerians to now understand that PDP is the only ‘organic’ party on the country.
“Today we came with a message of peace as proud members of PDP.
“Today peace has eluded Nigeria as a result of the cluelessness of the APC-led government in managing our God given resources”
He however assured that his party was ready to return to power at the center in 2023.
“Today, because of Udom Emmanuel, peace is domiciled in Akwa Ibom State and it behoves on us all to sustain it”
Inaugurating the steering committee of MPM, Barr. Emmanuel Enoidem explained that the Maintain Peace Movement which is a brainchild of Govenor Udom Emmanuel, came into existence for the sole purpose of ensuring the sustenance of peace in the State beyond 2023.
He tasked the chapter Exco of the movement in the area to set up structures across the wards in order for the message of peace sustenance to be be well crested in the book and cranny of the area, lauded the people of the local government area for the support they have given the PDP and the government of Mr. Udom Emmanel and sued for their continuous support to the governor’s Completion Agenda.
In his acceptance speech, the Coordinator of MPM in the area, Hon. Kenim Onofiok, thanked Governor Udom Emmanuel and the MPM leadership for the confidence reposed on her, and assured of the commitment of the area to the ideals of the movement.
She said that Udung Uko which is a peaceful local government area has always been committed and loyal to the Party and thanked the Governor for the idea of the peace movement.
“I want to assure you that we believe in your cause and we will stand by you to ensure the completion agenda is realized. Where you lead we will follow and where you say we should go, there we will go”, she added.
Also aligning with the mission of the movement, the Secretary of MPM in Udung Uko, Mr. Godwin Okponung expressed the resolve of the people of the local government area to file behind the Governor’s completion agenda and succession plan.
The committee which has the Chairman of the local government council, Hon. Mrs. Kenim Onofiok as Chapter Coordinator, has Mr. Godwin Okponung as Secretary.
Members include, Mrs. Mercy Ita Etuk, Don Onukak, Victor Anwanakak and David Ekpo.
Advisers are, Ikpoto Okon Osung, Engr. Asuquo Idung and Chief Okon Oku.