By Abasiofiok Inyang
An astute politician and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP chapter woman leader for Etim Ekpo Local Government Area, Mrs Choice Sunday Lazarus was among the beneficiaries of the large hearted member representing Abak/Etim Ekpo/Ika Federal Constituency, Elder Hon. Aniekan Umanah during his maiden constituency briefing held last Saturday at Government Technical College, Abak.
Mrs Lazarus who is now a proud owner of a Toyota Camry car, was full of tears of joy when the lawmaker presented her the car key as a reward for her loyalty and support to the PDP and leadership of the party at all level.
It would be recalled that Elder Aniekan Umanah in Saturday empowered over 300 members of his constituency with cars, minibuses, sewing machines machines, hair dressing equipment, grinding machines and cash as a means of empowerment.
Speaking with newsmen shortly after receiving the car key, Mrs Lazarus who said she never expected such benevolence from the National Assembly member, expressed gratitude to God for visiting her in such a magnificent way.
She particularly thanked Elder Umanah for the kind gesture, noting that it was unprecedented in the history of her life. She also thanked leaders of the party in Etim Ekpo especially the party National Legal Adviser, Barr. Emmanuel Enoidem, the member representing Etim Ekpo/Ika State constituency, Rt. Hon. Elder Mfon Idung, former chairman of Etim Ekpo, Hon. Uduot Jack and the entire party faithful in Etim Ekpo for making the presentation of the car possible.
“Today is a special day in the history of my life. I never expected this benevolence from my Honourable member. He is a true representative of the people. I pray that God should continue to bless him. I want to also thank the National Legal Adviser of our party, Barr. Emmanuel Enoidem, member representing EtimEkpo/Ika State Constituency, Rt. Hon. Mfon Idung, former chairman of the area, Hon Uduot Jack the party leadership and the entire people of Etim Ekpo for their support to make this dream come true. I pray God to bless them. I also want to this opportunity to pledge my continued loyalty to the party and also work towards the success of the party in next general election”, she said with tears of joy in her eyes.
The Etim Ekpo chapter woman leader said that she will continue to support the party and mobilize the women for the party victory in the forth coming general election and beyond.