Following the good work of Member representing Etinan State constituency in the State House of Assembly, Hon. Barr. Aniefiok Dennis Akpan to his constituency, the Speaker Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Onofiok Luke has commended Hon. Dennis Akpan for being responsive to the needs of his constituent.
The Speaker made the commendation recently during plenary session in the State House of Assembly. He said that the actions of the Barr. Akpan shows that he (Akpan) is always at home with his people and that his eyes are moving to and fro his constituency to see those institutions or those infrastructures that need government attention in terms of constructions and renovations.
In his words, “Let me commend member Etinan for being responsive to the needs of his constituent and this goes to show that he is at home with his people and that his eyes are moving everywhere to see those institutions or those infrastructures that will attract the attention of government”.
The Speaker also urged other members of the State House of Assembly to look into their constituencies to see if they have a decay institution that needs renovation, saying representation is the third responsibility of legislature, adding that they can only represent their people by drawing government attention to issues that bother them in the local community.