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Senate President Akpabio calls for national unity


Senate President Godswill Akpabio reiterated his call for national unity, saying Nigeria’s diverse cultures and religions remain the strength and connection of the nation.

Sen. Akpabio addressed the congregation of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria in Calabar, the capital of Cross River State, at a thanksgiving and dedication ceremony to the representative of Cross River South Senatorial District, Senator Asuquo Ekpenyong and his family; issued this statement.

Reflecting on his childhood spent in many states in Nigeria, Akpabio said that as seen in the 2023 general elections in which the people of Nigeria elected President Bola Tinubu and Vice President Kashim Shettima, residents are He said he is proud of his diversity.

The Senate President called on Cross River State Governor Bassey Otu to lead his people with a “heart of love” by investing in long-term infrastructure that will benefit the people and be part of the legacy of his administration.

“I ask you to govern Cross River State with a heart of love. Provide us with an infrastructure that will stand the test of time so that in the years to come, people will appreciate your services.

“We hope to follow in the footsteps of former Governor Donald Duke, for example, and give them a legacy that people will always remember,” he advised.

He praised Senate Vice President Barau Jubrin for attending Thanksgiving with 50 other senators, 20 members of the House of Representatives, former Governor Donald Duke and Mrs. Onari.

Source: dailypost.ng

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