It is no longer news that Francis Odachi Ekpo is the authentic All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Yala 1 State Constituency in the forthcoming elections, beating two other aspirants; Chief Mrs Angela Ogeyi Odey and Mark Obojor with a wide margin to emerge winner.

However, what many do not know about this pragmatic and charismatic dude are some of his leadership potentials that would effectively position him to slug it out with other contestants in the main election.

Findings made available to can authoritatively confirm that Frank Ekpo as he is popularly called is a grassroots politician with reputable standing and business experiences garnered over the years. In 2015, he took a shot at the same position but had to withdraw courtesy of the zoning arrangement then which didn’t favor him.

Frank Ekpo who is a household name in Yala and beyond has traversed the length and breath of Yala 1 State Constituency making mutual friends and canvassing for support. He is unrelenting in his sensitization advocacy for proactive representation, party internal democracy, cohesion and the overwhelming unity, peace and stability of the state.

Those who have crossed his amiable paths can unequivocally describe him as simple, intelligent, focused, determined, loveable and above all kind hearted.

Further checks revealed that the desire of Frank to represent Yala 1 is not borne out of pecuniary reason(s) but a call to serve, as his businesses and life style indicates that he is a contented man, who wants others to succeed with him as he climbs the success ladder of life.

Frank Ekpo is happily married, responsible, a pious christian, a social crusader and a firm believer in the peace and unity of Yala and Cross River State.

He needs your support in 2019.