BY: Vitalis Ugoh, Calabar
The Cross River State chapter of the All Progressives’ Congress(APC), has unveiled its 2023 general elections campaign council.
The State Chairman of the party, Alphonsus Eba disclose this to newsmen in Calabar.
Eba said the campaign council is headed by former Nigeria’s ambassador to Mali, Chief Sonni Abang as the slogan will be “Sweep It Clean”.
According to him Chief Abang will be assisted by three deputy director generals – Stephen Odey ( North), Chief Chris Obasse (Central) and Chief Ofu Aya South).
Furthermore, he said, the state campaign council will have 2,500 members while the Local government campaign council will have 52,000 members with 27 directorates.
The campaign council is targeting 500,000 votes which will represent about 80% of the expected voters.
He commended the APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu for helping to bring peace to the Cross River State chapter of the party as well as Senator John Owan Enoh for withdrawing his case against the party.
This healthy development, will endear it to voters particularly the achievements of governor Ayade.
He said “Cross Riverians know who the APC are and what we have done particularly the magic of hitting the rock for water to come out in building over 30 factories when 403 Billion Naira debt was handed over to governor Ayade”.
The party, he noted, has already won the elections ahead of time.
He also disclosed that the party leadership and is taking the elections to Jerusalem for prayers.
The council has six spokesmen to assist during the campaign. They are Ernest Irek, Obono Obla, Patrick Ogar, Ernest Irek, Cletus Obun and Maurice Inok.