APC Calabar South Inaugurates Elders Forum

In Breaking News, National News, Politics, Reports

By Archibong Jeremiah

APC Calabar South Ward 11 Inaugurating the Elders Forum
APC Calabar South Inaugurating the Elders Forum

Members of the All Progressive Congress, APC political ward 11, Calabar South Local Government Area; Cross River State have inaugurated their Elders Forum Executives.

Chairman of the inauguration, Barrister Helen Effiom who is also the Chairman Calabar South Elders Forum described the forum as a team made up of reputable individuals that cannot be doubted when talking of substance.

She admonished the elders forum them not to derail from the dictates of the party’s constitution; cautioning that “no meeting of any nature should hold without the Chapter Chairman’s acknowledgement”.

She called on the inaugurated Elders Forum members to work in accord, conscious that their duty is to put the house in order.

On his part, the Calabar South Chapter Chairman of the APC, Victor Ekeng-Nsa while speaking, acknowledged the effort of the Ward executives in constituting the Elders Forum.

He warned that only by knowing their duties and expectations can they be on the right track, stating that for peace sake and the progress of the party, all hands should be on deck.

The Chief Host of the occasion, the political ward 11 Chairman, Lawrence Antigha while giving his welcome address earlier revealed that, “The process by which we selected the Elders Forum members is such that we will get the best of them”.

Continuing he maintained, “Out of a list of 35 contenders we succeeded in having these 13 that we are hundred percent sure has never been a member of any party directly or indirectly, we lured them and this is their first time of joining politics, they were in their professional fields”.

Responding after his inauguration, the Elders Forum Chairman, Brig. Gen. Christopher Bassey-Duke (Rtd.), said he is happy to be found worthy of wearing the shoes of chairing the forum and assured that the forum will live up to expectation.

Other members of the forum include: Victor Bassey (Vice Chairman), Richard Joseph (Secretary), William Edet Ekpiken (Treasurer), Richard Ita Ekpiken (Financial Secretary), Onoyom Ukpong (Public relations Officer), Felicia Bassey Ekong (Women Leader), Edet Ukpong (Organizing Secretary), Ekpe Bassey (Welfare Director), Ekpe Ita Nyong (Member), Okon Edet (Member), Duke Eyo Ita (Member) and Ekeng Iwatt Effiom (Member).

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

12 Arrested For Illegal Taxation In Cross River

By Edem Edem, DailyNews The chairman of the Cross River Anti Tax Agency, Bishop Emmah Isong, has condemned the

Read More...

#CrippledJudiciary: Justice In Danger As Cross River Begins New Legal Year Without A Chief Judge

By Jonathan Ugbal The new legal year for the Cross River judiciary began on Monday without the usual pomp

Read More...

HAPPENING NOW: Protest Against Ayade’s Delisting Of 3,000 Workers From State Payroll Enters Day 2

By Patrick Obia The protest by dozens of civil and public servants who were delisted from the payroll of

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now