The people of Esit Eket/Ibeno State Constituency joined by friends sang praises to God for the effective representation of the lawmaker representing the area in Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Dr. Usoro Akpanusoh at the ongoing constituency empowerment programme by Dr. Akpanusoh in Uquo.
At the event, taking place at Uquo, Esit Eket Local Government Headquarters, Dr. Akpanusoh accompanied by his wife, and other dignitaries is expressing gratitude to God for his 47th birthday.
Items presented for Constituency Empowerment include the following;
23 mini buses
3 Speed Boats
10 Tricycle Trucks
19 Generators/Hair dryers
26 sewing machines
20 Barbing Sets with generators
11 deep freezers
3 Big Generators
1 grinding machine
N300,000 to 6 clergy men
5 welding machines
5 vulcanizing machines
N20,000 bags of cement gift to one beneficiary
N40,000 student education support to 19 persons.
N20,000 business support to 19 members from Esit Eket youth council/caucus.
N20,000 business support to 17 members of Ibeno Youth Council/Caucus.
N20,000 business support to 50 Esit Eket women.
N20,000 business support to 50 Ibeno Women.
N500,000 gift to Esit Eket Forum of Village Youth President (42 persons).
N400,000 gift to Ibeno Forum of Village Youth Presidents (33 persons).
The event was a three in one event which witnessed; the 47th Birthday Celebration and Thanksgiving ceremony of the honorable member, Constituency Briefing and Empowerments.
The colorful ceremony was graced by dignitaries including, the Deputy Governor, Mr. Moses Ekpo, Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Barr. Onofiok Luke, State PDP Chairman, Obong Paul Ekpo, Political Leader of Esit Eket, Elder Udobia who was Chairman of the occasion, Elder Stateman, Chief Nduaso Essien, Traditional rulers of Esit Eket and Ibeno, commissioners and House members of the State Assembly.
Also in attendance were, Chairmen of Esit Eket and Ibeno L.G.A, members of the state executive council, political stakeholders, members of the clergy, royal fathers, PDP faithful, women and youths from within and outside Eket Senatorial District.
It should be noted that this is the third time Dr Akpanusoh is empowering his constituency, which is very rare in the history of Akwa Ibom State politics.
Top Gospel Musicians such as Eben, Esther Edoho and Davasol Brothers took turn to thrill the audience with songs of praise and worship.
The crowd witnessed at the venue of the Constituency briefing and Items presented for empowerment was indeed unprecedented in the political history of Esit Eket/Ibeno State Constituency in relation to an event called constituency briefing. Members of the Constituency who trooped out to have a feel of the event confessed that Dr. Akpanusoh 3rd constituency briefing was a record breaking event in the area.