The State Chairman of the party, Obong Paul Ekpo has expressed great displeasure over the assault on the chapter chairman of Uruan Mr. Obot Essien, which we are reliably informed happened at a birthday party last night.
While we are still awaiting a full briefing as to the immediate and remote causes of that uncivilized action, we warn all party officials, aspirants and their supporters to conduct all activities with decorum, conscious of the fact that their actions and or inactions can negatively affect the image of the party.
Henceforth, any act(s) of violence by aspirants or their supporters will receive heavy punitive measures .
Comrade Ini Ememobong
State Publicity Secretary
People’s Democratic Party