In a heartwarming display of community connection, the Senator representing the Akwa Ibom North-East Senatorial District, Senator Aniekan Bassey on Saturday embarked on a special Christmas visit to the people of Ibeno Issiet, Ekim Enen, Eman Ukpa, Afaha Ikot and Issiet Inua Akpa, spreading joy and addressing local needs.
Senator Bassey recognized for his dedication to public service, engaged with the people to foster unity, peace, and progress in the area.
During the visit, which started from the Palace of the Paramount Ruler of Uruan Local Government Area to the Ekim Enen Village Council and the country home of Senator Bassey, holiday cheer and special packages were given to the constituents.
The Senator also used the opportunity to emphasize the importance of educational development, communication, and collaboration for employment purposes.
In addition, Senator Bassey utilized the visit to announce plans for upcoming initiatives and projects that will address local needs and priorities as well as enhance the quality of life for his constituents.
Among those who expressed appreciation to the Senator were the Paramount Ruler of Uruan, Edidem Cosmos Nkanga; the Village Head of Ekim Enen, Obong Joseph Essien; a former Chairman of Uruan Local Government Council, Dr. Eventus Edem; a former Leader of Uruan Legislative Council, Hon. Sunday Bassey; Hon. Emmanuel Edet (Ward Chairman); Special Assistant to the Governor, Joseph Edem; Hon. Ukeme Etim, among others.