I, Mr. Ekpenyong M. Esuabanga, Head of Bakassi Local Government Administration, on behalf of myself, the Paramount Ruler and the entire people of Bakassi Local Government, felicitate Your Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Your Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and all Nigerians for the country attaining 57 years of political independence.
We also rejoice with our dear Governor, the man that makes things happen, Sen. Prof. Ben Ayade, his Deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu, the Legislatures and all our representatives on this historic occasion of the nation’s 57th independence anniversary.
The fact that we have remained one indivisible nation in spite of our political, religious and ethnic diﬀerence’s, is a landmark achievement.
We thank specifically our digital Governor for initiating policies that are made to eradicate poverty in the state. We wish you greater impact in the days ahead.
Long live the Federal Republic of Nigeria!
Long live Cross River State!!
Long live Bakassi Local Government Area!!!