…Member Ibesikpo Asutan ors lauds initiative
By Mbosowo Essien
The people of the ancient village of Afaha Atai Ibesikpo expressed their happiness this morning as they witnessed the official flag off ceremony of the free medical services organised by the family of Elder Effiong Essien in collaboration with the Lutheran Church of Nigeria(LCN)Malaria Initiative at the health Centre,AFAHA Atai Ibesikpo.
Delivering his welcome address at the event,the initiator,Elder Effiong Essien said he decided to mark his 2017 birthday with strengthening the health status of his people through the free medical treatment.
Elder Effiong Essien who was flanked by his loving wife thanked the immediate past member representing the area for his love for the area which necessitated the erection of the building.
“I want to really thanked Hon.Eyakeno Etukudo for this magnificent edifice.Sir my people and my humble self are very pleased by this gesture and in keeping the dream alive,is why I have decided to flag of this free medical exercise” he maintained.
While thanking his village head for piloting well the affairs of the village,the easy going scribe of the works ministry promise his resolve to use his new office to better the lives of the people.
Also speaking at the epoc making event,the immediate past member for the area,Rt.Hon.Eyakeno Etukudo express pleasure to Elder Effiong Essien for continuing from where he stopped and urged the people to take advantage of the free medical exercise to better their health.
For the Transition Chairman of Ibesikpo Asutan,Barr.Ukqnaisong Udofia,since life is the most important longing for all,the people should be thankful to Effiong Essien and take due advantage of the birthday gift.
Performing the flag off exercise, the member representing the area in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt Hon.(Elder)Aniekan Uko thanked the initiator Elder Effiong Essien for his love to his people which he said is worth emulating.
Elder Uko equally thanked the immediate past member for putting up the structure which he said has really provided a conducive platform for the exercise to thrive.
The lawmaker charged the people to avail themselves the opportunity of spicing their health through the exercise.
While urging the people to be of good conduct throughout the exercise,the Ibesikpo Asutan mouthpiece assured the people of his resolve to continue being on the side of the people in his representation in the AKHA.
High point was the official flagging off of the free medical service by the member with a strong conviction that by the exercise,many lives will be revitalized.