Abasiubong Tom for nextreporter
Spree of euphoria and accolades will saturate the atmosphere tomorrow, Friday 17, 2017, from the Abuja International Conference Center, as His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Gabriel Emmanuel, has been nominated and is set to receive the Leadership Newspaper Governor-of-the-year award.
It is gathered that his nomination amongst eminent Nigerians was informed by his unequalled 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 taken by Mr. Emmanuel in human capital and infrastructural development, and for being at par with democratic leadership acumen since assumption of office in May 29, 2015.
In an expression of felicity, the former commissioner for Special Duties, Engr. Etido Inyang, FNSE, felicitates with the Governor for being nominated as the Governor of the Year. In his message,
“I join millions of Akwa Ibom people to congratulate His Excellency, Deacon Udom Emmanuel, Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State on his Award as GOVERNOR OF THE YEAR 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.”