URUE OFFONG/ORUKO COUNCILLORS PASS VOTE OF CONFIDENCE ON HON. EFOMBRUH
Reacting to what members of Urue Offong/Oruko Legislative Council have described as a “malicious publication” contained in The Bomb Newspaper of 8th June, 2020, the ten councillors representing various wards in the area have maintained that the Local Government under the leadership of Hon. (Chief) Umana Efombruh has since inception remained peaceful, with the legislative and executive arms closing ranks for quality administration.
Ruling on a motion brought before the House on Tuesday concerning the said publication, Leader of the legislature, Hon. Edet Okon John frowned at the attitude of certain politicians “attempting to score political goals by inciting rancour within the local government.”
Through a resolution issued and signed by the councillors representing the ten wards in Urue Offong/Oruko, the lawmakers unanimously passed a vote of confidence on the Council helmsman, Chief Umana Efombruh, affirming their unwavering support to his Executive Council.
Warning that member of the public disregard any information which suggests animosity between the legislature and executive council of Urue Offong/Oruko, the councillors in same resolution, disassociated themselves from rumors of being at loggerheads with the council boss, describing such claim as “bizarre, misleading and inadmissible creation of wrong impression.”
The lawmakers also appreciated Governor Udom Emmanuel, as well as the “good people of Urue Offong/Oruko Local Government Area, for creating a peaceful environment” for the council to operate.
Meanwhile, the Council Chairman has in a letter to the Legislative Council, acknowledged the vote of confidence passed on him and all supervisors under his watch, pledging to remain steadfast in the the pursuit of development and progress in the best interest of the populace.