Ibom Leak News gathered that, all former Governors and their deputies under the aegis of Forum of Former Governors and Deputy Governors of Akwa Ibom State paid a Condolence visit to the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency, Mr Udom Gabriel Emmanuel over the demise of his father, late Elder Gabriel Emmanuel Nkenang in his Hometown in Onna local government area, Akwa Ibom State.
It was surprised to learn that the immediate past Governor of Akwa Ibom State, who is currently the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio was not present to condole with Governor Udom emmanuel on the demise of his dear Father.
A former deputy Governor who was also the All Progressive Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate in the just concluded Governorship Election in the State, Obong Nsima Ekere was also unavoidably absent during the condolence visit.
Other Deputy Governors absent at the Condolence visit to the Governor were Valerie Ebe, Engr. Patrick Ekpotu, Sir Michael Udofia and others.
Reports gathered shows that the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, has paid Courtesy visits to all Governors of the Niger delta except Governor Udom Emmanuel.
In attendance was Distinguished Senator Chris Ekpenyong, Former Deputy Governor Aks and the Senatorial representative of Akwa Ibom North West was part of the delegation.
Also in attendance were Arc. Victor Attah, Idongesit Nkanga and others.