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…" Planting tomatoes in the north are seasonal but in AKS is all year round"- consultant … "Udom may build a tomato processing factory in AKS"--Source An interaction with the Consultant on agriculture to Akwa Ibom Enterprise and Employment Scheme (AKEES), Mr. Bezhnev Lanqwa has revealed that Okobo LGA of Akwa Ibom State is set to yield an average of no less than 2000 tons of tomato.


Enthusiasts on online blog, Twitter have acknowledged the efforts of Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel in the areas of critical infrastructure, and the attraction of industries to the state.

Twitter users made their comments in an online conversation hosted by the Special Assistant to the Governor, Media, Aniekeme Finbarr to highlight the achievements of the Governor in three years on thursday.

Leadership Newspaper monitored some of the views expressed by the participants.

Osondu Ahirika, a journalist wrote: “Everywhere you go, Governor Udom Gabriel Emmanuel is building rural roads and linking them up with urban communities. Infrastructure is the sure complement to the industrialization agenda #UdomThePerformingGovernor

House of Representatives member representing Etinan, Nsit Ibom, Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency said ”

Charkes Onyeamakonor, an Engineer noted that “Only PDP @OfficialPDPNig produce governors since 1999 till date who still bond in unison. Yes we may disagree but we always find a way to stay together.

Imoh Joseph sought to know the roads that made up the 1700 km as claimed by the government.

In a chat with Leadership Newspapers, Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel a d convener of the online dialogue, Mr Aniekeme Finbarr said the essence of the twitter conversation was to provide a platform to inform the people on the strides of the Governor

“We have developed creative ways to  engage the people and keep them abreast with the life touching programmes of the Governor. It was indeed a rewarding experience. In three years, Governor Emmanuel has indeed delivered on his promises, and that has clearly been demonstrated in the litany of projects everywhere in the state” Finbarr added.

A total of 5,734,577 impressions was made from the conversation from 3,021 tweets.

Source: Leadership Newspapers

There  are some of the tweets

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