Being a keynote address delivered by Senator John Owan Enoh, at an event organized to drum support for the Not-too-young-to-rule initiative
When the Tinapa Resort was constructed over a decade ago by the Donald Duke administration, the sprawling 80,000 square metres resort held a great prospect as a dollar-spinning commercial hub in West Africa. It was one of the signature projects of the Duke administration and he flaunted it everywhere. It was commissioned in the twilight of his administration in 2007 and became the pride of Cross River State and a tourist delight.
The clock has started ticking, as Yenagoa Local Government, one of the local governments in the favoured senatorial district expected to produce the next governor of the state gets ready for the whistle. Apart from Yenagoa, Southern/Ijaw as well as Kolokuma/Opokuma people are also on the line.