By Ene Asuquo
Ahead of next Saturday’s House of Assembly Election in the state, the rulling All Progressives Congress (APC) in cross River State has adopted the labour party candidate, for Yala 1 State constituency, Mr. Brian Odey.
The adoption followed the out come of a recent supreme court decision which disqualified the incumbent member of Yala l State constituency, Honourable Regina Anyogo
Briefing journalists in calabar, the state chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC in cross River State, Barr Alphonsus Ogar Eba in company of the labour party candidate said that both the APC and the LP in the state share the same ideologies that makes the two parties in the state able to fit in and work together as a team
Eba also disclosed that the rulling party in the state is working out something with some critical stakeholders of the party, according to him since the labour party in the state does not have a Governorship candidate
In his response, the LP candidate said he was very happy that the rulling All Progressives Congress APC in the state has come to adopt him as their own candidate, he promised to reciprocate that gesture in ensuring that he delivers the APC Governorship candidate in his constituency