Thursday, 27 September 2018

I have the experience and contentment to change C'river - Usani Usani

| 27 September 2018 | Abang Patrick

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs and a strong aspirant for the 2019 gubernatorial race in Cross River, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani has promised to judiciously manage the state resources if given the mantle to pilot the affairs of the state, stating that he is a man of experience and great contentment as he will not tamper with state funds.

The Minister said this during a gubernatorial declaration of his intention to run for the office of Governor of Cross River State held at the Management Development Institute, Calabar on Thursday.

Usani who promised to established viable infrastructure in the state and restore the heritage for which the state is known for nationally and globally through prudent management of state resources if given the mandate to serve.

His Words: "I have the experience, contentment, tenacity to change the face of Cross River State within four years in office"

"I have come to declare to you my readiness emotionally and psychologically to contest for the office of governor of this state after two attempts in 2003 and 2012"

"My simple appeal to you is to seek your support, I promise you good resource management, promotion of enterprise inertia and peaceful society, for all resident of Cross River State, Indigenes and settlers"

The Minister who is a former state Chairman of APC and former Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Information  and later Commissioner for Agriculture and Water Resources which span up to 1999 before the present appointment by President Mohammadu Buhari as a member of the Federal Executive Council.

Addressing a large crowd of party supporters , a former Minister of Health Emmanuel Nsan said Usani Usani is his beloved son whom he is well pleased because of his excellent attributes, describing him as a man of integrity and a man you can trust and has been proven.

According to him, the state needs a man with vision and integrity, a man who is a defender of the needy, noting that the declaration marks a new down in the state.

Also speaking Sam Bassey and Senator Bassey Otu both described the Minister as a man of honesty and impeccable character. They both say the state need the services of the Minister to restore back what have been lost over the years.
Earlier the director general of Usani campaign Organization Ekpeyong  Ene Cobham described the Minister as a man of distinctive character, humble to a fault, intellectually endowed , politically mechanic , a character builder which the state is proud to be associated with.

"Usani understands Cross River's problems and the solution to them having been tested to restore the lost glory of the state he stated.