By Delmwa Gogwim, Abuja
A young and ever-resilient political icon in the sphere of political Arena in Akwa Ibom, Rt. Hon (Barr) Onofiok Luke, Member Representing Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives was meritoriously honoured on Sunday 5th of December, 2021 at a Get-Together organised by EFCF in Abuja at the Akwa Ibom House.
The event which got in attendance men and women of timbers and calibers from the entire Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency as well as friends of the Association based in Abuja;was informative and Entertaining as achievements of the Young political role model were massively reeled out.
The President ETINAN Federal Constituency Forum, Elder Idongesit Harrison-Asanga in his welcome address warmly welcomed Rt. Hon. (Barr) Onofiok to the meeting and appreciated him for his kind gestures to the members of his constituency.
Also speaking at the sideline of the event, Akparawa Ime Japhet Ndueso,the Interim Chairman Nsit Ubium Patriotic Association(NUPA)said the coming of the honorable is remarkable, citing the scholarship and empowerment given by the honorable to the indigent amongst them as a noble thing to do.
Similarly, Obong Enyiobong Jackson said the event is special because it marks the end of the year and the presence of Rt Hon is remarkable. He advised other tribes In Nigeria to engage with their representatives just like ETINAN is doing, he said, “the mistake we make sometimes is we assume that people in position know it all, but on the contrary they need people to advise them and give them counsel, that way it enables them to represent better”.
Mrs. Margaret Udoh who is also a member of EFCF speaking,said “ETINAN gives opportunity to anyone that is credible”.
The former president of EFCF Abuja, Obong (Elder) Jackson Ndueso urged other tribes to emulate them for a more robust relationship with their Representatives in National Assembly.
Reacting to the honour, Rt Honorable Onofiok who was almost in tears,was filled with gratitude for the show of love showered on him by his constituents in Abuja, he appreciated them and made affirmed his dedication to supporting the indigent and entrepreneurs amongst his people.