Akwa Ibom Gov Udom Emmanuel Swears In New LG Chairmen
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, on Friday, sworn in new 31 local government area chairmen at the Banquet Hall of the Government House, Uyo, the state capital.
At the swearing in, in Uyo yesterday, the governor challenged the new council heads to uphold the tenets of the state government in delivering good governance to the people and always put the people first
Emmanuel also tasked the new chairmen to follow democratic processes in managing their councils, which he described as the grassroots of political leadership.
“If you provide selfless service, you will be celebrated and you will continue to soar, but if you sacrifice the people’s trust, your name will stand condemned in both the people’s court and in the court of public opinion,” the governor said.