He warned political gladiators in the state against struggling for power without decorum.
Akpabio added that all those who had betrayed him would not enter the Government House in 2015.
Speaking in Uyo during the turning of the sod for the construction of the People’s Democratic Party secretariat in the state, the governor said those craving for power must be loyal to constituted authority, describing power as procedural.
“Just as God threw Lucifer unto the Earth, those who have betrayed the governor of Akwa Ibom State will not enter the Government House.
“And because of impatience, Absalom (son to King David) wanted to take over by killing King David. And when David heard, he asked the people to leave him. This did not end up well with Absalom. He died before his father. Those who want to take power through the backdoor will die and the PDP will continue,” he said.
Akpabio asked Nigerians to pray for President Goodluck Jonathan, noting that the President was going through a trying period.
He said, “Let us not only support but pray for the President. These are perilous times in Nigeria as people who are thinking of winning elections are causing confusion by taking up arms and arming others within and outside Nigeria to cause confusion.
“When there was terrorism in America, Americans supported George Bush; when there was terrorism in Great Britain, the people supported their Prime Minister, but when terrorism came to Nigeria, Nigerians accuse their President.”