Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Saturday joined other sympathisers for the burial of Late Elder Gabriel Emmanuel Nkanang, the father of Akwa-Ibom State Governor, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel at Awa-Imma in Onna Local Government Area of Akwa-Ibom State.
Other political leaders and Governors who graced the burial of the 90 year old patriarch conducted by United Evangelical Church/Qua Iboe Church Awa-Iman include : Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Dame Patience Jonathan, Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Governors of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, Bauchi, Senator Bala Muhammed, Cross River, Professor Benedict Ayade, Delta, Ifeanyi Okowa, Bayelsa, Senator Douye Diri.
Others are Governors of Oyo State, Oluwaseyi Makinde, Sokoto, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi, PDP National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, former Governors of Cross River, Donald Duke, Akwa-Ibom, Victor Attach, Benue, Gabriel Suswan, past and members of the National and States Houses of Assemblies as well as Religious and Traditional Rulers.
Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media.
15th February, 2020.