Akorem Lin

Akorem Lin was an up-and-coming politician within the Federation Council, and had a strong following of Federation supporters. He secured an electoral victory, together with his running mate Iliaa Haas, over sitting Federation President Azrixxiene Lishek. Akorem Lin was assassinated shortly after the election results were announced.

Notes of Interest

Akorem's political stance in regards to the Gateway Sector, Forever World, and the Guardian of Forever is unwavering. While he does not condone the Gateway Resistance's terrorist actions, he vocally supports their intent. Akorem's campaign focuses on a restoration of the Federation to it's founding principles as identified in the Federation Charter, cited below.

"We the lifeforms of the United Federation of Planets determined to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war, and to reaffirm faith in the fundamental rights of sentient beings, in the dignity and worth of all lifeforms, in the equal rights of members of planetary systems large and small, and to establish conditions under which justice and respect for the obligations arising from treaties and other sources of interstellar law can be maintained, and to promote social progress and better standards of living on all worlds…"

Akorem is extremely passionate and charming, which serve as his greatest strengths and his greatest weaknesses.

Notable Connections

Akorem is married Federation Network News political correspondent Tora Torel. The two do not have children.

Akorem's campaign manager is his close personal friend Jeffrey Lawrence. Jeffrey is a successful businessman with multiple ventures in biotechnology firms. Lawrence is also a veteran of Starfleet.