It was celebration galore in Ikot Itieudung, the country home of the MD/CEO of Eminence Oil and Chemicals, Mr Emmanuel Okon as he doles out cash and food items to celebrate Christmas and new year with the people of Nsit Atai local government Area.
The event which took place yesterday attracted a large crowd from the ten wards in the local government, and was attended by the Executive Chairman of the local government, Hon. Emem Emmanuel Ibanga, the Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP),Nsit Atai Chapter, Mr Chrisanthus Okon, and other political stakeholders in the area.
In his remarks, the MD/CEO of Eminence Oil and Chemicals, Mr Emmanuel Okon said it has been a regular rituals for him to celebrate Christmas and new year with Nsit Atai people, and identify with his people on every festive season.
He added that Christmas being a season of giving and receiving gifts, there is no way he will not impact on the lives of Nsit Atai people.
Mr Okon maintained that his gesture was in support of Governor Udom Emmanuel’s giant strides and impressive performance in governance since he came on board as the governor of Akwa Ibom State. And also in fulfilment of his earlier resolve to do what the governor would have done.
He charged those without voters card to get registered to enable them vote for Governor Udom Emmanuel come 2019, and called for more support for the governor and the council chairman in 2018.
The event featured dance and other display as the people were full of praises and happiness for magnanimity shown to them by their illustrious son, Mr Okon.