Tuesday, 8 January 2019

CRYFAA calls for unity in Obudu, as youths vows to ensure Ayade's continuity

By Ukorebi Esien 

The CEO of Cross River Youth for Ayade and Atiku (CRYFAA), Ach. Eric Akpo has called on youths of his Obudu home town to shun cultism and violence as they unite together to support Ayade's re-election and Atiku's victory at the polls during the general elections. 

Architect Akpo, who made this known during a get together put up by CRYFAA in Obudu to celebrate the new year with youths of Uban one, used the event to preach peace, love and unity amongst Obudu youths while advising them to eschew killing of each other in the name of cultism. He also entreated them to ensure they massively canvass support and vote for the reelection and election of Governor Ben Ayade and Alhaji Atiku Abubaka respectively. 

In his remarks, the Chapter Chairman of the PDP in Obudu, Denis Isomkwo prayed the youths to make sure the digital governor of the state retains his seat in government house till 2023 by coming out in their numbers to vote and rally support for Ayade and Atiku come the elections. 

In his response, the youth leader of  Obudu LGA, Agba Benedict Onim, appreciated the Eric Akpo's led CRIYFAA for the kind gesture of celebrating the new year with them and for the items he presented to the youths, he therefore, assured that the youths in Obudu are ready to give Ayade and Atiku 100% bloc vote in the forthcoming gubernatorial and presidential elections.


In his words: "I want to since appreciate the leadership of CRYFAA for remembering us this period and I must confess this is the first in its kind, we have never had it this way, where a siting governor would remember us and send packages for us to celebrate the festive season". 

"It is on this not that I want to tell Eric Akpo to go and relax, he should count on me as we as youths in Obudu can not throw our son away and brother away. Count on me as we will surely mobilisevotes and give both Ayade and Atiku 100% bloc vote in Obudu". He concluded.

The event which had the Obudu PDP Chapter Chairman, the PDP Ward Chairmen, Youth Leaders and their Various Excos, etc in attendance witness trilling performances from Music artist such as REAL P,  AJABA from Lagos, X2 aka Kpam-Ma and many others. 

High point of the event was the presentation of new year gifts and largess to the youths.