AS THE AKWA IBOM YOUTH SPORT FESTIVAL KICKS OFF ON TUESDAY 6th March,2018,
*****The Organizing Committee LIGHT TORCH the event in Nsit Ubium.
*****Decorates Nsit Ubium Local Government Chairman with Sport kits.
As the second edition of Akwa Ibom Youth Sport festival kicks off on Tuesday 6th March, 2018, the organizing committee led by Mrs Comfort Umana stormed Nsit Ubium Local government Council to Light torch the forthcoming event in the State.
Speaking on behalf of the Organizing committee, Mrs Umana poured encomiums on the local government chairman, Hon. Udemeobong Sylvanus Bassey and his bureau for the awakening welcome and the noteworthy turnout regardless of the short notice and decorated him with the game packs.
Accordingly, Hon. Bassey in his regularly method for doing things reverberated his motto “WHO I BE” and expressed fulfillment and euphoria for the second edition of the Akwa Ibom state sport festival.
“To choose my local government to light torch the occasion is exceptionally critical and I need to state that we’re not going to underestimate it.
An idle mind is a Devil workshop and i must confess that this is genuinely a road that talents will be discovered and the level of instability, cultism and social indecencies will be decreased in light of the fact that some idle youths will be occupied through this event”.
Hon. Bassey stressed that sport is one of the institutions that attracts the attention of the youths and assured the Committee that in years to come, Nigerian league will be taken over by Akwa Ibom youths through this festival which is an avenue for them to discover and unfold their talents.
He finally thanked the state Governor, Deacon Udom Emmanuel for the promise kept and christened him “MR INTELLIGENT”. He admonished the contingents to be focus, law abiding and prayerful for with God, victory is always sure.
Similarly, the secretary of the council, Hon. Aloysius Noah gave vote of thanks and introduced some personalities to the Organizing committee of this year’s sport festival.
In attendance were;
Hon. Lady Eno Ukpong (Vice Chairman)
Hon. Manasseh Monday Williams (Leader of Nsit Ubium legislature)
Hon. Ekopimo Ekopimo Edo (Deputy Chief whip)
Hon. Idongesit Unana-Owo
Hon. Mfoniso Jonah
Hon. John John
Hon. Blessing Mbakara
Elder Aniefiok Johnny (Chapter Chairman of PDP, Nsit Ubium Chapter)
Mr Aniefiok Akpan-Abia (PDP youth leader, Nsit Ubium Chapter)
Youth Council, youth caucus, Dakkada youths, students and others