VICE President Yemi Osinbajo is expected to visit Akwa Ibom today. While in the state, the Vice President will inaugurate a 350 million per annum capacity syringe factory and a metering factory in Onna Local Government Area. Osinbajo is also expected to inaugurate a reconstructed General Hospital in Etinan local government area of the state.
The inauguration of the multi-millionnaira projects is part of activities marking the 30th anniversary of the creation of Akwa Ibom State. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy in the State, Charles Udoh, while briefing the press on the activities marking the 30th anniversary, had hinted the syringe and metering factories were the outcome of the industrialization drive of the Udom Emmanuel administration.