The good people of Akwa Ibom State through their votes on the 11th of April, 2015 general elections unanimously agreed and gave you their mandate to lead them as their Governor.

It is on this note therefore that, I Obong Sunny Udonsek (JP), the Obong Uforo 1 of Ibibio land, my wife, family and prosperous people of Ibibio land, wishes to felicitate you on your overwhelming victory in the elections and your Swearing-in today as the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State.

Your Excellency, "to whom much is given, much is expected", my fervent prayer is that God should grant you the the wisdom and foresight to lead the State well as an accomplished professional.

I strongly trust on your capacity and competence to govern our dear State.

Once again Congratulations!

Obong Sunny Udonsek (JP), Obong Uforo 1 of Ibibio Land

On behalf of my family, the Tabernacle of Praise Christian Center and Tabernacle of Praise International Nursery and Primary School which i am the General Overseer and Proprietor, respectively, I, Apostle (Barrister) Austin Ekwere, sincerely felicitate His Excellency Deacon Udom Gabriel Emmanuel as he takes over the Leadership of our great State as the new Executive Governor of the State with effect from today, the 29th of May, 2015.

this is a dream come through which we saw in you during our undergraduate years in the University of Lagos. i know that with the visionary and Leadership qualities you have exhibited, God has positioned you to be a Leader par excellence. Even when i was in the United Kingdom and then later United States of America for further studies, I am aware that the good Lord kept revealing that one day, He will bring you out of Zenith Bank and position you to be in the helms of affairs in Akwa Ibom State. This "Divine Mandate" commences today to the glory of God.

I am persuaded that God has prepared you as an instrument to take Akwa Ibom State to the next level of industrialization, wealth creation, sustainable development, etc. The preparation included the following: your experience as the Group Head of Income Optimization in Zenith Bank, Finance Controller and Strategic Planning expert in the corporate world, Non-Executive Director in African Finance Corporation, Director of the Nigerian Interbank Settlement Systems as well as Executive Director of Zenith Bank and Non-Executive Director of Zenith Banks in the United Kingdom, Gambia and Sierra Leone, respectively.

We therefore believe that with your exposure, wealth of experience, charisma and the unique virtues that possess, Akwa Ibom State shall witness economic renaissance and sustainable standard of living and employment opportunities.

I thank God for giving you to us and congratulate the good people of Akwa Ibom State for keying into this Divine Mandate for the State.

Once again, Congratulations your Excellency!

Apostle (Barr.) Austin Ekwere,

As we join the good people of Akwa Ibom State in his grand and history making ceremony today. ONNA Political Elders, Stakeholders and youths under the auspices of ONNA Political Elders and Stakeholders Forum felicitate their son Deacon Udom Emmanuel and his Deputy Obong Moses Ekpo on the occasion of their swearing in as Governor and Deputy of Akwa Ibom State.

We sincerely pray that your Government will usher in development, prosperity, growth, industrialization, consolidation and sustainability of the gains already made by past administration of your mentor Chief (Dr.) Godswill Akpabio (CON).

We hereby pledge the full support of the good people of ONNA as you lead Akwa Ibom State to her height of human and industrial development.

God bless you and your family!

God bless Akwa Ibom State!

God bless Nigeria!!!

Obong Sunny Udonsek (JP), Chairman, ONNA Political Elders/Stakeholders' Forum

The Onna PDP Campaign co-coordinator, members of the Local Government PDP campaign committee and the Campaign Committees in the 12 Wards of Onna Local Government Area congratulate their son, brother and hero, His Excellency, Deacon Udom Gabriel Emmanuel and his Deputy, Chief Moses Ekpo on the significant Occasion of their inauguration as the Executive Governor and Deputy Governor respectively, today the 29th of May, 2015.

We know you as a quintessential Leader, a man of vision and foresight with mental, academic, professional and sundry capacity to spur industrialization, wealth creation, sustainable integrated development and poverty alleviation through private sector participation in the industrialization process. We earnestly believe that you will continue to transform the economy and landscape of the State while consolidating on the dividends of Democracy that your Predecessor  in office has bequeathed the people of Akwa Ibom State. We trust God that He will guide and direct you as He has promised in Psalms 32:8 "I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you and watch over you.

We wish you a very successful tenure in office that will make your name to be written in gold.

Congratulations our Champion.

Akparawa Ephraim Iyang, Coordinator