In furtherance of his drive for enhance delivery of his five –point agenda for the people, Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has approved the constitution of two boards in the state.
They include Board of Internal Revenue and the Board of the Ibom Power Company limited.
A statement by the Secretary to the State Government Sir Etekamba Umoren indicates that each of the five member boards comprise seasoned and committed professionals from the three senatorial districts of the state.
The Board of Internal Revenue has Mr Okon Okon as Chairman, Mrs Ikemesit Ekpro as Secretary, while Elder Nse Atang, Hon. Ekere Afia, and Mr Leo Umanah are members.
The Statement made public by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Mr Ekerete Udoh, also has a former Commissioner of Special Duties, Engr. Etido Inyang as Chairman, Board of Ibom Power Company with members including Barr. Uwem Ekanem, Hon Ayang Ayang, Elder Ntiense Inyangmme and Oruekong Emman Ebe.
Similarly, a foremost journalist and Personal Assistant to the Governor on Media, Mr Umoette Umoette has been appointed the Managing Director of Akwa Ibom Newspapers Corporation, publishers of the state –owned Pioneer Newspapers.
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has approved the following appointment:
Board of Internal Revenue
1. Mr. Okon Okon -Chairman
2. Elder Nse Atang – Member
3. Hon. Ekere AFIA – Member
4. Leo UMANAH – Member
5. Ikemesit Ekpro – Secretary
BOARD OF IBOM POWER COMPANY
1. Engr. Etido Inyang -Chairman
2. Barr. Uwem EKANEM – Member
3. Hon. Anyang Anyang – Member
3. Elder Ntiense Inyangmme – Member
1. Mr. Umoette Umoette – Managing Director
Sir Etekamba Umoren, FNIM
Secretary to the State Government
23rd March, 2017