Readers247 unveils the faces of Akwa Ibom Exco – Nominees.
Last week Thursday, the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly at plenary led by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey read out a list of eight nominees forwarded by His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel as Commissioners and Special Advisers into the State Executive Council.
The nominees read out on the floor of the House by the Clerk of the assembly are: Comrade Ini Ememobong, Hon. Frank Archibong, Prof. Eno Ibanga, Elder Amanam Nkanga, Dr. Augustine Vincent Umoh, Dr. Ini Adiakpan, Dr. Imo Moffat and Dr. Enobong Mbobo.
COMRADE INI EMEMOBONG; A New In Akwa Ibom Exco
Comrade Ini Ememobong is a lawyer by profession. He is an alumnus of the prestigious Citadel of Excellence, the University of Uyo. He hails from Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area in Akwa Ibom State.
He has been a Student Union leader in the University of Uyo and was also National President, National Association of Nigerian Students. He has served as Special Assistant to the Governor on Students Matters in the Akwa Ibom State Government and is currently the Public Relations Officer of the University of Uyo Alumni Association.
Comrade Ini Ememobong is the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State and has distinguished himself excellently in that Office for close to five years.
In the run up to the 2019 general elections in Akwa Ibom State, he steered the media barge of the Party against the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) successfully.
He is widely loved by the media community and has been a strong partner and supporter of the media in the State. His nomination has been widely celebrated by the media community in Akwa Ibom State.
He is the Chairman, Ini Ememobong Foundation which has touched many lives of the less privileged and has also engaged in other life touching, human development programmes. His nomination into the State Executive Council ushers a stronger content in governance. He is married with children.
HON. FRANK ARCHIBONG; A New face In Akwa Ibom Exco
Hon. Frank Archibong is the Executive Chairman, Eket Local Government Area. He hails from Ikot Ibiok, Central Ward Two in the same area. He is a graduate of Marketing from the prestigious University of Uyo.
Hon. Frank Archibong has served as Secretary and Chairman of Transition Committee in Eket Local Government Area. He was elected to serve as Chairman, Eket Local Government Area three years ago and nominated to serve as Chairman, Association of Local Government Chairmen, Akwa Ibom State (ALGON).
He is well loved by his people and would have coasted home to a second term election victory at the forth coming Council polls.
He is a grassroots mobiliser, community leader and team player in the development of the society. He has been a great supporter of the media in Akwa Ibom State. He is married with children.
PROF. ENO IBANGA:
Prof. Eno Ibanga is the outgoing Vice Chancellor of the Akwa Ibom State University. He is a Professor of Physics. He hails from Mkpat Enin Local Government Area.
He has attended several national and international courses and seminars and also an author of several books.
Prof. Ibanga served as a member of the National Universities Commission (NUC). He is married with children.
ELDER AMANAM NKANGA:
Elder Amanam Nkanga hails from Ikot Nya, Mbiaso Court Area, Nsit Ibom Local Government Area.
He has been in public service over the years as Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel and re-appointed as Senior Special Assistant in the same administration.
He is an Elder of the Qua Iboe Church, a community leader and team player in driving the ideology of the growth in any society. He is married with children.
DR. AUGUSTINE VINCENT UMOH:
Dr. Augustine Vincent Umoh hails from Ikono Local Government Area. He is a medical doctor by profession and a Professor of Medicine.
He is the Provost of the College of Health Science and a former State Chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association, (NMA). He is an alumnus of the Federal Government College, Ikot Ekpene.
Dr. Akpan is married with children.
DR. INI ADIAKPAN
Dr. Iniabasi Jacob Bassey Adiakpan hails from Esit Eket Local Government Area. She holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Education Technology.
She is a woman of many parts having distinguished herself as an educationist, community leader, mentor, development worker, activist, politician event manager and human engineer.
She is the proprietress of a renowned Nursery/ Primary School in Akwa Ibom State, an Executive Director at Lillies Organization, now Life Bridge and Empowerment Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organization working with women and children.
She has served as coordinator for NAPEP in Esit Eket Local Government Area and served as Councilor in her Ward from 1991-1993.
Presently, she is an Electoral Commissioner serving with the Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC). She is happily married with children.
DR. IMO MOFFAT:
Dr. Imo Moffat hails from Eka Uruk Esiet Village, Ward Six in Etim Ekpo Local Government Area. He has a Doctorate Degree in Mathematics and is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Mathematics, University of Uyo.
He is a community leader, a man of integrity and is happily married with children.
DR. ENOBONG MBOBO:
Dr. Enobong Mbobo hails from Ikot Abasi Local Government Area. She holds a Doctorate Degree in Economics. She is currently a lecturer at the University of Uyo.
She is a community leader and team player.
AKHA Committee On Judiciary, Human Rights And Public Petition screened 4 out the 8 Nominees of Akwa Ibom Exco
Those screened were: Prof. Eno Ibanga, Hon. Frank Archibong, Comrade Ini Emebong, and Dr. Ini Adiakpan.
The Screening exercise of Akwa Ibom Exco by AKHA continues tomorrow at same venue by 10:00hrs.