Tuesday, 21 September 2021

Sir Arthur Jarvis salutes PDP over successful congress, lauds Vena's emergence as the State Chairman of party

Sir, Arthur Jarvis Archibong 

The Founder Arthur Jarvis University, Sir Arthur Jarvis has sent felicitation messages to members of the People's Democratic Party in Cross River State for a successful and rancor free congress held last week where Barr Venatius Ikem emerged as the State Chairman of the party. 

In a statement signed by the business mugul turned Politician, he expressed joy for such a great feat as party men/women conducted the affairs of the party without any form on rancour or acrimony, according to him it was indeed unprecedented. 

Sen. Liyel Imoke leading party members 
to vote at the state Congress 

He further expressed believe in the wealth of experience gathered by Venatius, stating that he would use same to better the lot of the party in the state and beyond. 

Jarvis also applauded the Sprit of sportmanship and maturity exercised by him in conceding to consensus, stating that the party is grateful to him.

The statement reads in full: 

It is indeed a breath of fresh air waking up to a new dawn of tranquility in our great Party in Cross River State. It is unarguably, the beginning of many successes for the People's Democratic Party (PDP) family in the State.

Elated by this development, I most sincerely congratulate our great Party for the successful conduct of her congress and the emergence of principal officers to pilot the affairs of our party without any form on rancour or acrimony. 

This successful and unprecedented peacefully conducted State congress is an indication that victory looms in all corners for the Cross River State PDP family which would culminate into victory for the good  people of our dear state .

Once again, I congratulate Cross River State PDP for achieving this great feat, as it is the first breath of fresh air, not just for our great party but for the people of the state .

Also, I most passionately congratulate the Chairman of our party, Venatius Ikem Esq. .His emergence is laudable and a certainty that with his wealth of experience having held National offices will positively impact on the State as he propels the PDP to victory come 2023.

Delegates voting at the congress 

As a staunch member of the PDP and one who is familiar with your many capabilities, I am optimistic that with you as the captain of this ship, our great party will reclaim power in the coming elections.

I also wish to commend and congratulate Rt Hon Frank Adah for his show of sportsmanship in conceding to this consensus, the party is grateful to him.

While I congratulate you on a new beginning, I urge you not to overlook the coincidence in your emergence as the State Chairman of the PDP in Cross River State two days before your birthday.

You must continue the good work with even greater vigour, utmost sincerity and accountability to write your name in gold and on the sands of time. 

This is wishing you the very best of your birthday filled with endless  possibilities. Happy birthday Venatius Ikem Esq .

Sir Arthur Jarvis Archibong.

Delegates at the event

Recall that after several failed attempts to organize a state congress for the party in 2020, which led to the exit of the governor early this year, the party finally held the congress last week with Barr Venatius Ikem emerging as the state Chairman.