By Prince Bassey – UYO


TOP government officials including Governor Udom Emmanuel and wife, Martha Emmanuel, Senate Minority, Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio, Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. (Barr) Onofiok Luke, members of the State Executive Council, members of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and other dignitaries are billed to attend the Constituency Briefing And Empowerment Programme of the Member representing Ikot Ekpene/Obot Akara State constituency at the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Hon Idongesit Ntekpere.

The Chairman of the Briefing/ Empowerment Committee, Hon. (Surv) Emmanson in a chat with Ibom Reporters, revealed that the event is scheduled to hold on 14 December, 2017, at Fida Secondary Commercial School in Urua Offiong Etor Udo, Obot Akara Local Government Area by 11am.

According to Hon Emmanson, the epoch making event will afford the Legislature an opportunity to interface with constituents from both local government areas making up the State Constituency, even as several categories of empowerment items have been packaged for disbursement to them.

Accordingly, all political leaders, party stalwarts, stakeholders, royal fathers, the clergy, youth and women groups and the general public are invited to the historic constituency briefing and empowerment programme by the former Obot Akara Council Boss.

Hon Ntekpere was the lead sponsor of the Local Government Administration Law 2017 recently passed into law by the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly.