…..Gets new Executive Officers
To strengthen effective leadership in Ikono Middle – one of the political blocks in Ikono LGA – the elders’ council of the block was inaugurated on Sunday 26th Jan 2020.
In attendance during the Inauguration were the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Petroleum Affairs, Sir Victor Etefia, PDP Chapter Chairman, Chief (Barr) Moses Akpan, Ikono PDP Chapter Chairman, Obongawan Ofon Mike, Ikono LG Council Secretary, Councillors, PDP Ward Chairmen, PDP Chapter Officers and political appointees of Ikono extraction, Chairmen of Ward Elders Forum, former elected Chairmen and Vice Chairmen, and elders of the area.
The event also witnessed the inauguration of a 5-man executive for the elders’ council consisting of Obong Mike Ene as Chairman, Hon. (Obong) David Udoh as Vice Chairman, Dr. Martin Akpan as Secretary, Hon. Sampson Okorie as PRO and Obonganwan Glory James Akpan emerged Welfare Officer. Two patrons were also nominated namely Chief Okon Akpan Usung and Sir (Dr) Edem U.U. Ekanem.
Several solidarity and goodwill messages poured in from the Advisers of the council amongst these were from Sir S. U. Akpan, erstwhile Commissioner for Finance, Akwa Ibom State, Sir Victor Etefia, SSA to the Gov on Petroleum matters and Chief Moses Akpan, Ikono PDP Chapter Chairman.