The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Barr. Onofiok Luke has descended heavily on aides of Governor Udom Emmanuel saying that they are selfish people who do not wish the precent government and the masses well.
Barr. Luke blasted the governor’s aides on Wednesday at Odoro Ikpe, ini Local Government Area during the constituency briefing organized by member representing Ini State Constituency, Mr. Emmanuel Ekpeyong.
The speaker noted that appointed aides who are serving in governor Udom’s cabinet are the major culprits as they do not reach out to their people under the pretext that there is no money in the government.
He said that members of the legislative arm of government despite the fact that constituency funds are yet to be released, still touch the lives of the constituents positively.
He described the governor’s aides as “selfish” who create false impression about the present administration and called on them to reach out to indigenes of their areas. “Governor Udom Emmanuel is doing his best to touch the lives of Akwa Ibom People positively. The problem is that his aides are not helping him. They do not reach out to their constituents. They are not helping this government. Let them reach out to their constituents, Luke said.
Mr. Ekpeyong popularly called Iraq had in his constituency briefing empowered youths and supporters with items worth millions of naira.