We’ll go if Biafra, Oduduwa leave Nigeria — Senator Ekpenyong

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Senator Chris Ekpenyong 1…Says APC government has failed

…I’ll contest if my party throws open governorship race in 2023

By Chioma Onuegbu, Uyo

Senator Christopher Ekpenyong is currently representing Ikot Ekpene Senatorial district of Akwa Ibom state on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, after defeating Senator Godswill Akpabio of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 elections.

He served as deputy governor during Obong Victor Attah’s administration. In this interview, he bares his mind on the agitations for self determination by some sections in the country. He also spoke about the chances of the Peoples Democratic Party, to reclaim power at the centre following failed promises of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

Excerpts:

How do you assess various agitations for self determination by IPOB and Odua Peoples Congress?

I don’t know what happened this morning, I prayed to God to strengthen our unity. I believe in unity in diversity. No tribe in Nigeria is…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper