…says ambition solely for social re-engineering
Dr. Joe Edet, Deputy Vice Chancellor of Arthur Jarvis University, has declared interest to contest for the Senate seat of the Southern Senatorial District, in Cross River State.
Dr. Joe who spoke shortly after he obtained his nomination form at the PDP Secretariat in Abuja, said he has all it takes to reposition the senatorial district from its slacking status.
The renowned lawyer disclosed that his interest in vying for the Senate seat to represent the Southern Senatorial District is solely for the purpose of re-engineering.
He emphasized that he is bringing to bare all exclusive capabilities and experiences garnered over the years for the senatorial district.
He said: “Here is a notification of my desire to contest for the Senate seat of the Southern Senatorial District. My interest in vying for a Senate seat to represent the Southern Senatorial District is solely for the purpose of re-engineering our slacking status as a people with great dreams and aspirations.
“As one who has been an active participant in governance, I have the zeal to bring to bare all my exclusive capabilities and experiences garnered over the years.
“I therefore solicit your support and assistance for with that, I can attain and sustain congressional engagements with my contemporaries whilst seeking new partnerships for our common dreams and aspirations.
“I am aware that for any society to be seen as advancing some key drivers should be in place to showcase realistic progress. I represent that segment of our society that is ever ready to engage in bold and persistent experimentation using our commonwealth to better our aspirations as a people.
“As your representative in the Red Chambers, I will, vigorously pursue educational reforms, agricultural support schemes, security and pathways to ease access to recreation and tourism for Nigerians particularly the people of the Southern Senatorial District of Cross River State.
“As one like you from the non Efik speaking part of the Southern Senatorial District, this is a Herculean task but with your support, we shall overcome and rewrite the history.
“In concert with other parliamentarians, I promise to constantly push for a comprehensive overhaul of our eroding system. I am asking for your support to make this dream a reality. You’ll never regret this.”