Monday, 24 June 2019

Odukpani Leadership Academy frowns at incessant communal crisis, moves to put an end

Ukorebi Esien 

CALABAR -  A new group known as Odukpani Leadership Academy birthed at the instance of the irregularities and communal crisis ongoing in Odukpani Local Government Area has taken some moves to put an end to the numerous incessant communal crisis bedeviling the Local Government Area.

In an inaugural meeting held today in Calabar, youths drawn from the different blocs of the Local Government who attended the meeting in their numbers spoke in one voice, condemning the act of violence and crisis ongoing within some communities in the Local Government Area 

There was a unanimous agreement to put all machineries at their disposal to ensure a lasting solution is achieved.
The group also noted while frowning at the lackadaisical attitude of the state government towards ensuring peace returns to the Local Government Area, that the various wars will result into hardship next year as economic activities has been crumbled.

Speaking at the beginning of the meeting, comrade Kingsley Ita Ikpeme who convened the meeting informed 
members that the Odukpani Leadership Academy an umbrella body of Past Student's, Youths and Opinion Leaders of Odukpani Extraction birthed to unite, and develop Odukpani youths while it acts as a pressure group to mobiles youths in the LGA for developmental purposes. 

In a related development, the crisis rocking the world wide student body of the Local Government was laid to rest as the two factions parading as authentic executive of the world wide body was dissolved, with a committee set up to over see the conduct of a fresh and credible election within two weeks.