Mr. Akpabio stated this on a special edition of ‘Sunrise Daily’, a programme byChannels Television beamed live from Uyo, the Akwa Ibom capital.
The governor is currently on his maximum second term in office.
“Initially, I thought of retiring quietly back to my village and from politics completely after my tenure during which I have brought uncommon transformation to Akwa Ibom in the last six years.
“But there have been pressures by my people who are yearning for quality representation based on service. I was compelled to reconsider my decision and yield to the people desire by opting to run for the Senate,” Mr. Akpabio said.
JD:Well our” Beester Beegs” gentleman is headed for the hallowed chamber where he probably will teach one or two lessons about acquiring and distributing refreshments.This gentleman keeps going on and on about “uncommon transformation”?Pray thee what could that be?Tarring roads and building a flyover?What century is he living in.