Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Gabriel Emmanuel has been commended for the successful hosting of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo during his one day working visit to the state.
Prince Enobong Uwah in a statement said, Governor Emmanuel has once again demonstrated his political sagacity, patriotism and focused leadership in how excellently he managed the high profile and first ever visit of the Acting President, after the 2015 Elections inspite of the difference in party affiliations.
Uwah who served as the immediate past Commissioner for Housing and Urban Renewal under Governor Emmanuel maintained that, he wholly agreed with the assessment of Acting President Osinbajo that, Governor Emmanuel is a fired-up and development oriented leader.
Prince Uwah stated that, Governor Emmanuel crowned the efforts of all other stakeholders who spoke at the town hall meeting in unequivocally articulating the issues bothering the state in the upstream and down stream sectors of the oil economy and expressed confidence that, the governor has set in motion a new prism for leadership in the state where governance takes pre-eminence over politics.
On the construction of the Atan offot road which is nearing completion and the flag-off of Ring Road 2 and 3 by the state government, Prince Uwah who is a prominent indigene of Uyo and the Obong Unwana Offot Ukwa thanked Governor Emmanuel for what he has done in fulfilling his campaign pledges
to the people of uyo, and acknowledged that, the new roads under construction, in addition to the information drive which has been commissioned and the Anua Mbak Issiet road will go a long way in expanding the infrastructure base of Uyo capital city.
Prince Uwah who also thanked the Acting President Osinbajo for keeping faith with the people of Akwa Ibom state and sued for sustained support from the people the state and federal governments to enable them succeed.
By Osondu Ahirika