Sir Arthur Jarvis Archibong, Caucus Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Hon. (Dr) Ekeng Effiom Edet for winning the February 26, 2022 Akpabuyo State Constituency by-election.
In a statement made available to newsmen on Sunday, Arthur Jarvis said the victory was an affirmation that indeed power belongs to the people and that they have unshakable confidence in the person of Hon. Edet.
According to the leading aspirant in the governorship race in the state, the victory signifies the wide acceptance by the people and recognition of his achievement in the LGA.
Jarvis Archibong said: “The victory recorded is not just your victory but a victory for the future, victory for the party (PDP) and victory for the people of Akpabuyo Local Government Area.
“The people are very clear on their decision, which surpassed all forms of bullying and intimidation, an indication of the pending victory come 2023.
“We commend other stakeholders of our great party in Akpabuyo and the state at large for keeping faith with us, there is more to be done as we move forward”, he stated.