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Senator Prince Otu emerges APC governship candidate

Ahead of the 2023 General Elections, Senator Prince Bassey Otu has emerged as the Consensus candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River State.

Prince Otu is a former Senator representing Southern Senatorial District of Cross River State.

His emergence as a Consensus Governorship candidate was the unanimous decision by the 17 Governorship aspirants and Party critical Stakeholders.

The meeting, which was presided over by the State Governor and leader of the Party, Prof. Ben Ayade, had in attendance the State Chairman, Barr. Alphonsus Ogar Eba, other Exco members and the 17 Gubernatorial aspirants under the platform of the APC.

The meeting of the Party which held in Abuja was a congenial Political family meeting which resolved to nominate Sen. Prince Bassey Otu as the flag bearer of the Party in the state .

The Party expressed it’s sincere appreciation to the leader of our Party, our Chairman, all the Governorship aspirants, critical Stakeholders and members of our great Party for arriving at this historic milestone and looks forward to a robust Primaries.

Editing by Marian Benjamin, Omotola Oguneye