Udom Emmanuel Emerges #GovernorOfTheYear, Makes Case For Nigeria’s Economy
By Abasiubong Tom
Spree of euphoria and accolades will saturate the atmosphere on Saturday 18, 2017, from the Abuja International Conference Center, as the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency, Deacon Udom Gabriel Emmanuel, has received the Leadership Newspaper #GovernorOfTheYear award.
Gov Emmanuel’s nomination amongst eminent Nigerians was informed by his unequal performance and innovation in governance, as the organisers and the publisher of the newspaper, Mr. Sam Nda Isaiah, were impressed by the strides so far achieved by the Governor in human capital and infrastructural development, and for being at par with democratic leadership acumen since assumption of office in May 2015.
Former Commissioner for Special Duties, Engr. Etido Inyang, FNSE, in his goodwill message, said: “I join millions of Akwa Ibom people to congratulate His Excellency, Deacon Udom Emmanuel, Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State on his Award as #GovernorOfTheYear by Leadership Newspaper.
“The Award is unarguably deserving. It is a resounding proof of your sincere and honest commitment to governance.
“Sir, you have redefined the art of governance by your pragmatic and proactive approach. You have brought refreshing finesse to the concept of leadership by the practical examples you have shown.
“These positives have triggered your impressive performance as governor. And your creative efforts have repositioned Akwa Ibom strategically as an industrial rendezvous for the future.
Once again, congratulations Your Excellency.”
Governor Emmmanuel, who became the star of the night, used the occasion to opined that the country’s democracy would be stronger if our economy is strong.
He was heavily praised by the Publisher of the Newspaper; Sam-Ndah Isaiah, as well as other speakers for his monumental strides in Akwa Ibom.
The epoch making event which was held at the Abuja International conference centre, attracted dignitaries from across the globe.
Congratulations, the latest #GovernoroftheYear