OBA Mourns Late Nse Bassey Ekpenyong
It was a sober moment for the Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream) and Senator representing Akwa Ibom North East Senatorial District, Obong Bassey Albert Akpan – OBA, as he joined Honorable Members of the National Assembly at the obsequies of their colleague, Rt. Hon. (Elder) Nse Bassey Ekpenyong.
Senator Akpan, leader, Akwa Ibom State Caucus in the National Assembly, Abuja, attended the funeral and thanksgiving service held in honour of the late Politician on June, 30, 2022 held at Oron Township Stadium, Oron Town, Akwa Ibom State.
Senator OBA in his condolence message described Hon. Nse Ekpenyong as a very effective/ impactful member of the Oron Federal Constituency, who was outstanding in his representation. He thereafter prayed Almighty God to grant the family the fortitude to bear the loss as well as give the departed soul a peaceful rest.
In a biography read at the event, the late Elder Nse Ekpenyong, who died at the age of 58 was described as sociable, a successful businessman, politician par excellence, community leader, and adevoted Christian.
The funeral and thanksgiving service was conducted by Sanctified Mount Zion Church, Oron Township Assembly.
Until his sad demise, Rt. Hon. (Elder) Nse Bassey Ekpenyong was the serving Member representing Oron Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives, Abuja.