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Udom Emmanuel receives Special gift from Super Eagles as he celebrates his 53rd Birthday

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Suoer eagles celebrates Udom Emmanuel on his 53rd Birthday

The governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel receives a special birthday gift from Super Eagles of Nigeria as he celebrates his 53rd birthday.

Super Eagles defeated Bafana of South Africa 2:1 in a quarter finals games of the Africa Cup of Nation (AFCON) 2019.

The first goal which was scored by Samuel Chukweze, an Abia State born striker plays in Villarreal scored at 27th minutes of the game in the first half.

Though Bafana Bafana managed to get an equalizer in a controversial offside goal supported by Video Assistance Referee (VAR) system.

Super Eagles celebrates Udom and dedicated the last goal scored by Akwa Ibom son to His excellency, Udom Emmanuel.

The winning goal that came at the 88th minutes was netted by Akwa Ibom son William Troost-Ekong that plays center back for Super Eagles and Udinese in Italian club.

The Eagles termed the winning goal as the best gift to Udom Emmanuel. since it was scored by his own son, it was dedicated to Udom.

In a statement released by the the Ekong’s Technical assistance – Nigeria “I dedicated this winning to my governor on his 53rd birthday, He is a winning governor”.

Udom’s Second Term Mobilizer also Celebrates Udom’s Birthday and Super Eagles

Speaking with Engr. Ubong Bassey, the Rivers State coordinator for Udom Second Term And Beyond (USTAB), he was quoted as follows:

“This special gift is timely and divine, Udom is a man of honour. people celebrate without anything to show for but our governor is special.

“He is a lover of sport, he is a pragmatic leader with good intentions for our people.

“On his birthday he will also sworn in commissioners and special advisers who will joined him in taking Akwa Ibom to the destination of choice.”

Udom had earlier congratulated the super eagle’s team via twitter that Ekong’s goal is made in Akwa Ibom

In his usual slogan he re-twitted again that “once the passion is right nothing is impossible”.

 

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