By Akanimo Kufre
A Councillorship Aspirant for the upcoming 2020 Local Government Elections in Akwa Ibom State, Friday Etim Ukim, has taken to the shrine his nomination/interest forms.
PARADISE NEWS gathered that, Ukim, an Aspirant of Ward 7 in Urueoffong/Oruko Local Government Area, visited the Ward deity on Thursday, August 13, 2020, to pray for his election.
The Councillorship Aspirant who dressed on singlet and nickers, placed the two nomination forms in front of the deity and prayed over it.
The traditional worshiper knelt before the deity and prayed with a bottle of gin while holding palm front on the other hand as the religion demands.
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Ukim is contesting under the People Democracy Party, PDP. He will know his fate come Saturday, October 31st, 2020 – although, he need to pass the Primaries this August.
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Please note that they are 3 approved religions in Nigeria: Traditional, Islamic and Christian – and everyone has the right to choose the religion that he/she dim fit.