A BREAKDOWN OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF GOV UDOM EMMANUEL IN 3 YEARS

Roads and Infrastructure

  • Over 1700km of roads
  • 35 bridges
  • Completion of the State Secretariat Annex
  • Construction of 2nd airport Runway
  • Upgrade of Airport main runway to category 2
  • Only state to own & maintain an airport independently
  • Flood control at Nsikak Eduok Avenue, Uyo
  • 21 Storey modern Office Complex loading…

Education

  • Free & compulsory basic education in public schools
  • Take-over of 7 community secondary schools
  • Construction and Renovation of 62 school blocks
  • Strategic interventions in tertiary institutions – roads, equipment, academic blocks, etc
  • Procurement & distribution of free text books & other educational materials
  • Subventions to public primary & secondary schools
  • Over N600 million WAEC fees for indigenes in public secondary schools annually
  • Upgrading of Akwa Ibom state college of Arts & Science, Nung Ukim, Ikono to College of Science and Technology.

Industrialization

  • Syringe Manufacturing Factory (Largest in Africa)
  • Pencil Factory & Toothpick factory
  • Electric Digital Metering Solutions Manufacturing Factory
  • Resuscitation of Peacock Paint Industry
  • 153+ mw Ibom Power Plant & 3 sub-stations
  • Flour Mills and Coconut Refinery loading…
  • Ibom Deep Seaport loading…
  • Ibom Industrial Park/ Jetty loading…
  • Plastic Manufacturing Factory loading…
  • Fertilizer Blending Factory loading…

MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT AND WORKERS’ WELFARE:

  • Payment of outstanding pensions and gratuities to retired workers.
  • Regular and prompt payment of salaries and entitlement to public servants.
  • Release of backlog of promotions from 2012 to 2014 affecting 10, 352 public servants.
  • Implementation of immediate switch –over from salary payroll to pension payroll
  • system for retirees.
  • Training of public servants for effective service delivery.
  • Recruitment of 4, 761 Teachers into the Education Sector, Spanning through Primary
  • and Secondary School Teachers, Polytechnic and College of Education Lecturers as well as into other critical areas.

Agriculture

  • 11,000 hectares coconut plantation
  • 1,600 hectares cassava plantation in 15 LGAs (FADAMA) ****
  • 4,920 registered rice farmers
  • 450 youths trained on cocoa maintenance
  • Subsidized fertilizers, oil palm & cocoa seedlings
  • Akwa Prime Hatchery – 10,000 day old chicks weekly
  • Free Improved Corn seedlings
  • Cattle ranch loading…
  • Vegetable Green houses
  • Over 100hectares of rice cultivated
  • Cultivation of about 2,100 hectares of cassava in partnership with World Bank under
  • FADAMA III Additional Financing Project, using farmers co-operatives.
  • Ongoing construction of 33No. Cassava Micro-Processing Mills
  • i Training of 300 youths under the Graduate Unemployment Youth Scheme (GUYS. Each will be empowered with one million naira to embark on any agricultural enterprise.
  • Construction of 1No. Tractor Hiring Enterprise (AEHE) Centre with 4 No. tractors, and 14 No. implements delivered. So far 75ha of farmland has been ploughed, harrowed and ridged through the Centre.
  • Refurbishing of Cassava Processing Factories located at Ikot Okudom, Eket LGA; Nung Udoe, Ibesikpo/Asutan LGA and Ikot Ekang in Abak LGA and leased to private operators for the production of high quality garri, odorless foofoo and cassava flour.
  • Procurement of 600,000 bags of fertilizer to farmers in the State
  • Planting of 500 citrus seedlings, 600 hybrids plantain suckers and 1,000 pineapple suckers at the Horticulture Garden, Wellington Bassey Way in Uyo LGA.

Rural Development

  • Over 300 rural development projects across 31 LGAs
  • Over 400 inter-ministerial rural intervention projects
  • Rehabilitation/construction of over 500km of rural feeder roads loading

Health

  • Free medical services for children below 5 years, pregnant women & the aged
  • Over 25 Containers of state-of-the art medical equipment
  • Construction & upgrading of secondary healthcare facilities across the state Reconstruction and equipping of General Hospital, Etinan
  • Ongoing reconstruction of Ituk Mbang General Hospital
  • Reconstruction of Ikono General Hospital
  • Ongoing reconstruction work at:
  • ➢ Ikot Okoro General Hospital
  • ➢ Awa Cottage Hospital
  • Relief for over 4,000 mal-nourished children
  • Free screening & treatment of over 15,000 people for various eye diseases
  • Training of 20 Biomedical Engineers
  • Provision of residential quarters for 48 House Officers in the State Hospitals and 50 in the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH).
  • Accreditation for Schools of Nursing, with 272 Registered Nurses.
  • Training and Certification of 100 Doctors and Nurses in Basic Lives Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Lives Support (ACLS) with Medical Emergency Experts from the USA.
  • Procurement of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) and Electrocardiograph (ECG) Machines for use in Emergency Response (now fitted in all our ambulances).

Youth Empowerment & Capacity Building

  • Over 20,000 youths trained in various skills
  • Ongoing Construction of 10 Modern Sports Centres
  • N2bn interest free loan for small scale entrepreneurs and traders.
  • First and Second Akwa Ibom State Youth Sports Festival
  • Through sound financial planning, investment and management;
  • Akwa Ibom has become the Football Capital of Nigeria – Hosted the Super Eagles to becoming the first African Team to qualified for Russia 2018 World Cup with a match still to play.
  • Akwa United won Nigeria FA Cup twice in 3 years
  • Ibom Angels emerged runners up 2017 Nigeria Female FA Cup (The first time a female team from the state has ever qualified for the finals of a major national competition)
  • Team Akwa Ibom finished 2nd on the medal table at 2017 National Sports Festival
  • Akwa Ibom received three Excellence Award on Sports Development from the Federal Government
  • Renovation/reconstruction of Uyo, Ikot Ekpene, Eket and other Sports Stadia in the State
  • Promotion and sponsorship of 4 state football teams namely; Akwa United, Akwa Starlet, Ibom Angels and Ibom Youth FC

SOCIAL WELFARE:

  1. Care for over Eight Hundred (800) Orphans and less privileged children in the five (5) Government Homes. viz:
    1. Special Children’s Home, Uyo
    2. Divine Children’s Home, Uyo
    3. Correctional Centre, Uyo
    4. Shelter Afrique Transit Camp, Uyo
    5. Government Children’s Home, Ikot Ekpene.
    6. Some of them are presently in higher institutions
  2. Provision of N200,000.00 grant each for about 500 women organizations across the 31 LGAs to enable them leverage on the public-partnership Initiative of the State Government
  3. Provision of N50,000.00 grant each and wrappers for about 600 widows across the 31 LGAs to boost their businesses and alleviate poverty
  4. Provision of N50,000.00 each and wrappers as well as food item for about 350 mothers with multiple births across the 31 LGAs in collaboration with the office of the wife of Governor of the state.
  5. Implementation of the Child Rights Law. - Prosecution of Child’s Rights offenders in collaboration with the Akwa Ibom State Judiciary and Ministry of Justice, Security services, Police etc. the cases include: Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Child Abandonment and Trafficking, Maternal/Paternity issues, Raped, Baby Factory Operation and Disinheritance. Over 200 cases have been recorded since 29th May 2015. About one hundred and twenty (120) have received judgment. Some offenders had served their jail term.
  6. Yearly Evacuation, Rehabilitation and Re-integration of street Lunatics.
  7. Sensitization Campaign against Child Abuse, Child Trafficking, Child Abandonment and Baby Factory in the state.
  8. Donation of over two hundred (200) wheel Chairs and one hundred (100) Special Writing Desks for physical challenged persons in tertiary institutions and secondary schools.
  9. Training of 20 visually impaired persons (the blind) in different skills at the Nigerian Farm Craft Centre, Lagos and subsequent empowerment for them to start up their businesses in the development trade learnt.
  10. Sponsorship of 155 widows to Jerusalem (Pilgrimage) led by Her Excellency, the Wife of the Executive Governor. The Women thanked God for the State as well as prayed for the development of the State.
  11. Donation of wrappers to over 2,000 members of Market Women Frontline.
  12. Widows Empowerment Scheme: Financial Empowerment to widows registered with the Ministry.

CULTURE AND TOURISM:

  1. The State’s tourism identity logo themed “Amazing Akwa Ibom… The Preferred Destination”, was launched in 2017, with the aim of redirecting tourism traffic to the State.
  2. Hosting of first outstanding art exhibition since the creation of the state titled “Usoro Uso”.
  3. Staging series of events to mark the state’s creation anniversary at 30 with the theme “Orange September”. The events included:
    1. Orange Festival: a street display of Akwa Ibom rich cultural heritage in Uyo, with cultural  groups from the 31 LGAs of the state on parade
    2. Dise’: A pictorial exhibition of features, Images, Historical Sights and achievements of the various administrations of the state during the military and civilian regimes. It covered the Political, Infrastructural, Administrative, Social and Cultural Development of the state since its creation.
    3. Ndidia Nnyin: A display of our tasty indigenous Cuisines, Drinks, Beverages and Snacks. It had 204 assorted meals from all parts of the state on display.
    4. Styles of Akwa Ibom: It showcased the evolution of our dress patterns since the creation of the state and how it transcends to contemporary attire of a typical Akwa Ibom indigene. 1 runway, 15 designers, 40 models were on display.
    5. Music Fiesta: A live musical performance which featured many Nigerian artistes with Akwa Ibom based performers also featuring.
    6. Ndoko Akwa Ibom: A beauty pageantry that featured 31 elegant female contestants from the 31 Local Government Areas of the State where the overall winner went home with a brand new car, first runner up One Million Naira (1,000,000.00) and second runner up with 500,000 thousand naira.
  4. Organizing an end of the year celebration for the people of Akwa Ibom State with the theme “Ukapisua”. It included a Street Groove, Mega Beach Fiesta, Photo/Art Exhibition, World Class Cuisines and Hospitality. The street groove had a colorful street parade with five bands that represented the four major tourism sights in Akwa Ibom namely: Plaza Band, Rolling Hills Band, Thee Bridge Band, Blue River Band and The Beach Town Band.

GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL'S PROJECTS IN UYO SENATORIAL DISTRICT

(Uyo/Ibesikpo Asutan/Uruan/ Nsit Atai Federal Constituency)

UYO LGA

  1. Construction of Dr. Ann Ward Gynecology block at St. Luke’s Hospital, Anua, Uyo.
  2. Rehabilitation of administrative block and wards at St. Luke’s Hospital, Anua, Uyo.
  3. 2 x 5 MVA, 33/11 KV injection substation, Edet Akpan Avenue, Uyo.
  4. Completion of the State Secretariat Annex
  5. Flood control at Nsikak Eduok Avenue, Uyo
  6. 21 Storey modern Office Complex loading…
  7. Intervention in Gully erosion. intervention; Etim Umana, St. Luke’s Hospital Gully Erosion sites in collaboration with World Bank Assisted Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP)
  8. Face lift of the Idongesit Nkanga Secretariat Complex, with tarred roads and paved walk ways from the Civil Service Auditorium to Block 5 and adjoining car parks.
  9. Ongoing construction of high-rise and investment buildings at the central business district of the Uyo metropolis.
  10. Ongoing construction of 8,500 capacity International Worship Centre.
  11. Dualization of 25.0km Uyo – Ikot Ekpene Road.
  12. Dualization of 20.0km Uyo – Etinan Road (Ikot Oku Ikono)
  13. Dualization of the 14.5km Uyo/Airport Junction – Okopedi Okobo Road, Phase I
  14. Dualization of 9.5km Ring Road III in Aka Nung Udoe Road
  15. Construction of 2.1km Road around State Secretariat Annex and Believers Assembly, Mbiabong Etoi, Uyo
  16. Construction of 1.5km Nsikak Eduok - Tropicana Outfall Drain
  17. Construction of 1.05km Information Drive, Uyo
  18. Construction of the 6.1 km Atan Offot Road in Uyo
  19. Construction of 19.317km Anua – Mbak – Ishiet Road
  20. Construction of 5.1km Ewet Housing Extension
  21. Remodeling/Rehabilitation of Selected Roads, Strategic Junctions & Roundabouts In Uyo Metropolis, Phase I
  22. Construction of 1.3km Ntiedo Udosen Street
  23. Construction of Ikot Akpan Abia - Oboyo Ikot Ita - Enen Nsit Road
  24. Citrus & Pineapple hybrid plantation, Uyo Village Road
  25. Construction of Akparen Street
  26. Construction of Ibiono Lane
  27. Construction of Etoi Street
  28. Construction of Udotung Ubo Lane
  29. Construction of Afaha Etok Ibesikpo
  30. Construction of Vision Close, Nsukara
  31. Construction of Akpasak Extension
  32. Construction of Kastrophy Hotel Road Off D Line, Ewet Housing
  33. Construction of Graceland School Road, Shelter Afrique
  34. Construction of Aka Community School Road with Spur to Aka/road by ‘C’ Division Police Station
  35. Construction of Akpa Ube Close by IBB Opposite Ibom Hall
  36. Construction of Akpa Ube Crescent by AKEES Office Opposite Ibom Hall
  37. Proposed Completion of Nung Ette – Shelter Afrique Dual Carriage
  38. Construction of Access Road to Atlantic FM and its Environs
  39. Construction of All Grace School Road and Prof. Offiong Street, Shelter Afrique
  40. Construction of Youth Avenue (Winners Chapel Mbiabong Road) in Uyo
  41. Emergency Completion of Ediye Street by 4-Lane, Ewet Housing Estate
  42. Emergency Completion of Stallion Hotel Road Linking G-Line, Ewet Housing Estate, Uyo
  43. Emergency Completion of Akpan Andem Street, immediately after 4-Lane traffic light, Itiam/Ewet Housing, Uyo
  44. Emergency Completion of Akpan Andem Street, immediately after 4-Lane traffic light, Itiam/Ewet Housing, Uyo
  45. Construction of Ukim Close off D-Line, Ewet Housing Estate.
  46. Construction of Akpasak Est. Access Road
  47. Renovation of 7 Classroom Block at P/S Ikot Ntuen Oku
  48. Renovation of Library Block at Vocation Sch. Ikot Ntuen Oku
  49. Electrification at Atai Obio Offot
  50. Electrification at Nung Ukim Ikono
  51. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block at P/S Ikot Ntuen Oku
  52. Renovation of 2Hall/ Classroom at CCSS, Four Towns
  53. Construction of 3Classroom at CCSS, Four Towns
  54. Renovation of a long Hall at Group Sch. Ikot Odung/ Ikot Obio Mkpong
  55. Construction of Civic Centre at Atan Offot
  56. Electrification at Ifa Ikot Idang

IBESIKPO ASUTAN LGA

1. Dualization of 9.5km Ring Road III in Aka Nung Udoe Road
2. Construction of Ikot Akpan Abia - Oboyo Ikot Ita - Enen Nsit Road
3. Construction of Afaha Atai Village Crescent
4. Construction of Afaha Ikot

Obio Nkan

5. Construction of 1.0km Redeem Church Road, Afaha Etok, Ibesikpo LGA
6. Cassava Processing Factories located at Nung Udoe,

Ibesikpo Asutan

Inter-ministerial Projects:
7. Production of 1000No Dual Desk
8. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Luth. Ps Nung Udoe
9. Construction of Exams hall at Sec. Comm. Sch. Iwaia Ikot Akpaedung
10. Renovation of Classroom Block at Govt. P/S, Aba Ukpo
11. Renovation of 4Classroom at St Bridget PS, Nung Ette
12. Renovation of 3Classroom at St Bridget PS, Nung Ette
13. Renovation of 4Classroom at Govt P/S, Akpa Utong
14. Provision of Solar Powered Borehole
15. Construction of Civic Centre at Mbikpong Ikot Edim
16. Completion of OPD at PHC, Nung Udoe

URUAN LGA

1. Construction of 19.317km Anua – Mbak – Ishiet Road
2. Construction of 8.5km Nduetong Oku Ibiaku Uruan – Ekritam Road & Spur in Itu/Uruan LGAs under the Alternative Project Funding

Approach (APFA)

3. Construction of 9.0km Mbiaya Uruan - Ita – Ikpa – Mbiakong Uruan road with 60m Span Bridge in Uruan Local Government through Alternative Project Funding Approach

(APFA)

4.Construction of 4.0km Mbiatok Ekritam - Mbiaya Uruan Road with Spur
7.Renovation of Ituk Mbang General Hospital
8. Vegetable Green House
9. Akwa Prime Hatchery
10. Cattle ranch loading…

Inter-ministerial Projects:
11. Construction of Assembly Hall at Methodist P/S Adadia
12. Construction of 4 Classroom Block at Methodist P/S Adadia
13. Construction of 3 Classroom Block at Ekpene Ibia
14. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Ekpene Ibia
15. Renovation of Assembly Hall at AME Zion School Ndon Ebom
16. Renovation of 3Classroom at AME Zion School Ndon Ebom
17. Renovation of Civic Centre at Ekim Enen
18. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Ikpa uruan
19. Electrification at Ikot Inyang Esuk
20. Supply of 220No CBT Desk

NSIT ATAI LGA

1. Construction of 6.0km Idiaba – Nda Nsit - Ikot Abasi (Nung Udoe) Road in Nsit Atai

Inter-ministerial Projects:

2. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at P/S Essien Itiaba/ Ikot Asua
3. Renovation/ Extension of Assembly Hall at Sec. Sch. Ikot Akpan Ike
4. Construction of 3 Classroom Block at Comm. Sec. Sch. Ikot Asua
5. Renovation of 4Classroom at QIC P/S, Ikot Ekpot
6. Renovation of 3Classroom at CPS, Ikot Akpan Ike
7. Production of Dual Desk 1000
8. Water and Sanitation facility Projects at Ibakang, Odot 11, Nda Nsit, Ikot Akpanike, Ikot Itie Udung communities in collaboration with EU

Airport Projects: (Uruan , Nsit Atai)

1. Construction of 2nd airport Runway
2. Upgrade of Airport main runway to category 2
3. Construction of Ibom International Airport 2x15 MVA Injection Substation.

(Itu/Ibiono Ibom Federal Constituency)

ITU LGA

1. Dualization of 25.0km Uyo – Ikot Ekpene Road.
2. Construction of 8.5km Nduetong Oku Ibiaku Uruan – Ekritam Road & Spur
3.Itu/Uruan
Construction of 4.0km Mbiatok Ekritam - Mbiaya Uruan Road with Spur
4. Erosion Intervention Ekim Itam along Calabar Itu highway
5. West Itam Sports Complex

Inter-ministerial Projects:

6. Completion of Hall at West Itam Sec. Sch.
7. Renovation of 2No Classroom Block at P/S Ekitam 1
8. Electrification at Ikot Ekang
9. Supply of 220No CBT Desk
10. Renovation of 2No 6Classroom Block at West Itam Secondary School
11. Renovation of 4No 5Classroom Block/ Office at West Itam Secondary School
12. Renovation of 4No 4Classroom Block at West Itam Secondary School
13. Renovation of 3Classroom Block/Office at West Itam Secondary School
14. Completion of Fence at PHC West Itam
15. Construction of Emergency Unit at PHC West Itam
16. Renovation of Library/Workshop/Classroom Block at Comm Sec Sch, Ibiaku

IBIONO IBOM LGA

1. Dualization of 25.0km Uyo – Ikot Ekpene Road.
2. Construction of 3.5km Ikot Udom Road with 15m Span Bridge in Ibiono Ibom LGA
3. Take-over of Union Secondary School, Ibiaku

Inter-ministerial Projects:

4. Renovation of 4No Block at General Hospital, Use Abat
5. Renovation of 4Classroom/ Hall at HTS, Ikot Akpabio
6.Renovation of Hall/Office at HTS, Ikot Akpabio
7.Renovation of 3Classroom at St Paul CS, Nkwa Ibiono
8.Renovation / extension of 3 to 5 Classroom Block at Presbyterian Primary Sch, Ikot Ekpe
9. Renovation/ extension of 3 to 5 Classroom Block at Presbyterian Primary Sch, Ikot Esuk
10. Production of 500No Dual Desk (Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency)

ETINAN

1. Dualization of 29.0km Etinan – Ndon Eyo Road with 2No Cable Bridge
2. Dualization of 20.0km Uyo – Etinan Road (Ikot Oku Ikono)
3. Resuscitation of Peacock Paint Industry Reconstruction and equipping of General Hospital, Etinan
4.Pencils and Toothpick Factory Km2, Uyo-Etinan Road, Ekom Iman, Etinan.

Inter-ministerial Projects:
5. Renovation of 2No Block at Etinan Institute
6. Renovation of Block 4 at Salvation Army Sec. Sch. Efa
7. Renovation of Admin Block at General Hospital, Etinan
8. Reconstruction of Ass Hall at ACCS, Iwoetor
9. Renovation of 4Classroom at Salvation Army P/S, Ekom Iman
10. Construction of Classroom at CSS, Asuna
11. Renovation of 6Classroom Block at Salvation Army Sec. School, Efa
12. Renovation of 3Clrm Block at Salvation Army Sec. School, Efa
13. Renovation of Prin Quarters at Salvation Army Sec. School, Efa
14. Renovation of Staff Quarters at Salvation Army Sec. School, Efa
15. Construction of Gatehouse/Sec. at Salvation Army Sec. School, Efa
16. Renovation of Admin Block at Salvation Army Sec. School, Efa
17. Renovation of Assembly Hall at St. Theresa Edem Ekpat
18. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Govt School Ikot Eboh
19. Renovation of 6 Classroom Block at Ikot Nte
20. Production of 500No Dual Desk

NSIT IBOM

1. Construction of Ikot Akpan Abia - Oboyo Ikot Ita - Enen Nsit Road

2. College of Education Road Network

Inter-ministerial Projects:

3. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Comp. Sec Sch, Obotim

4. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Apostolic Church Sec Sch, Ikot Oku Nsit

5. Renovation of Laboratory at Apostolic. Church Sec Sch, Ikot Oku Nsit

6. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Nsit People Grammar Sch

7. Construction 2No 3 Classroom at Sec Sch. Edebom I

8. Completion of Civic Centre at Mbiokporo II

9. Renovation of Civic Centre at Ikot Offong Nsit

10. Renovation of Classroom Block/office at Sec Sch Mbiokporo II

11. Supply of 220No Desk

NSIT UBIUM

1. Construction of 9.76km Ancillary Roads in Nsit Ubium LGA

2. Construction of Ukat Aran-Obio Ubium - Ikot Ubo Road under APFA

3. Rice Farm/Mill, Nung Obong-Ubium

4. Cassava Plantation, Ikot Eyo

Inter-ministerial Projects:

5. Construction of 4 Classroom Block at P/S Ikot Akpafuk

6. Renovation of 3Classroom at Ikot Imo/ Ikot Edikpe

7. Reconstruction of Assembly Hall at Govt Sch. Ikot Eyo

8. Renovation of 10No. Market Stalls at Ndukpoise

9. Provision of Solar Powered Borehole at Ikot Asang 10.Provision of Solar Powered Borehole

at Obio Ekid

11.Production of 1000No. Dual Desk

PROJECTS IN EKET SENATORIAL DISTRICT

(Eket, Onna, Ibeno, Esit Eket Federal constituency)

EKET

1. Construction/Remodeling of Selected Roads, Strategic Roundabouts/Junctions

in Eket Metropolis (Phases 1 & II). (1.6km Dualized & 2.2km expanded

Carriageway (10m)

2. Dualization of the 19.5km Eket – Ibeno Road

3. Dualization of 23.4km Eket – Etinan Road with 3Nos Bridges

4. Construction of 3.0km Osiok Iko Eket

5. Construction of 2.7km Ikot Abasi Road in Eket Local Government

6. Renovation of Secondary School Blocks/Fence at Ikot Akpan Ishiet

7. Construction of 2.7km Ikot Abasi Road in Eket Local Government

8. IKot Udota – Ikot Afaha Road (2.0km)

9. Nim Nnong Road (1.6km)

10. Ikot Ibiok – Ikot Udota Raod (0.9km)

11. Etebi Ikot Udota - Ikot Abasi

12. Ikot Udota Etebi Road (0.46km

13. Construction of 2.08km

Assam Crescent in Ede Urua, Eket Local

Government

14. Construction of Proposed 55.1km Ibaka Super Highway with 3No Spurs,

Akwa Ibom State under the Alternative Project Funding Approach (APFA)

15. Reconstruction of Eket Stadium

Inter-ministerial Projects

16. Renovation of 2 No. Hostel/Classroom block (storey Buliding) at Government

Secondary School Afaha Eket

17. Renovation of 2 No. Classroom Block at QIC School Ikot Udofa

18. Renovation 4 Classroom Block at Government Primary School Mkok

19. Renovation of 5 No. Classroom Block/Toilet at AME Zion Primary

School Usung Inyang

20. Construction of Civic centre & Skill acquisition centre at Idua, Eket

21. Solar Power at Idua, Eket

22. Cassava Processing Factories located at Ikot Okudom, Eket LGA

ONNA

1. Construction of 15.1km Ndon Eyo – Ikot Akpatek – Odio Road

2. Construction of 13.5km Ikot Ebiere – Ikot Edor –

Ikot Iko Ibon – Okom Road and Ukpana – Akpabom – Ikwe Road in Onna

and Mkpat Enin LGAs

3. Construction of 12.742 km Awa Iman – Asong – Ikot Edim – Ikot Emem road

with 2No Bridges in Onna and Mkpat Enin L G As

4. Construction of 10.8km Awa – Nkana Road and 2.3km Ancillary Roads in Awa

Village in Onna Local Government Area

5. Construction of 5.0km Mkpok Okat Road

6. Construction of 9.5km Ikot Ebekpo – Ikot Ebidang road with 1No Jetty 7.

Dualization of 29.0km Etinan – Ndon Eyo Road with 2No Cable Bridges 8.

Construction of 15.1km Ndon Eyo – Ikot Akpatek – Odio Road 9.

Syringe Manufacturing Factory (Largest in Africa) 10.

Electric Digital Metering Solutions Manufacturing Factory

12. Flour Mills loading…

Inter-ministerial Projects

13. Renovation of 4 No. Classroom Block/Toilet at Primary School Atimkpat

14. Renovation of Classroom Block at Primary School Nung Uko Ekanem

15. Construction of fence/Gate House at QIC Primary School Awa

16. Solar powered Borehole at Ndon Eyo

17. Town Hall at Ikot Udo Essang

18. Solar powered Borehole at Ikot Udo Essang

19. Production of 220No. Dual Desk

IBENO

1. Dualization of the 19.5km Eket – Ibeno Road

2. Construction of Proposed 55.1km Ibaka Super Highway with 3No Spurs,

Akwa Ibom State under the Alternative Project Funding Approach (APFA)

Inter-ministerial Projects

3 Renovation 3 classroom Block at Comprehensive High School, Inue Eyet

Ikot

4. Renovation of Headmaster Quarters at Primary School Okorutip

5. Renovation of Physic/Chemistry Lab at Secondary Grammar School

6. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block at Primary School Opolum

7. Renovation of Assembly Hall/office at Government Primary School,

Mkpanak

8 Renovation of Hostel Block at Secondary Grammar School Ukpenkang 9.

Production of 1000No Dual Desk

ESIT EKET

1. Construction of 13.13km Akpambiet Edo – Edida Edo –

Ebeekpe road, Ndon Edim – Idung Akpantuen road with Spurs and

Rehabilitation of 1.7km Uquo Isi Edoho – Edo

road, in Esit Eket LGA

2. Construction of Proposed 55.1km Ibaka Super Highway with 3No Spurs,

Akwa Ibom State under the Alternative Project Funding Approach (APFA)

3. Construction of 19.0km Etebi – Enwang Road Project with 2No. Bridges

Inter-ministerial Projects

4. Renovation 3 classroom Block at Methodist group school Etibi Esit Eket

5. Renovation 6 classroom Block at St Theresa Primary School Ntak Inyang

6. Renovation 6 classroom Block at Primary School Odoro Nkit

7. Construction of civic centre at Idung Atang Edem

8. Construction of Civic Centre at Ebighi Anwa Uquo

9. Solar Powered Borehole at Ebighi Anwa Uquo

10. Production of 220No Dual Desk

(Ikot Abasi, Mkpat Enin, Eastern Obolo Fed. Constituency)

IKOT ABASI

1. Cocoanut plantation/Refinery

2. Secured license for generation of 685megawatt at Ibom Power Plant

Inter-ministerial Projects

3. Renovation of 3 Classroom Blocks at Holy Child Convert School Essene

4. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block/Office at St. George Anglican Primary

School, Ikot Abasi Urban

5. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block / Office at Primary School Atabrikang

6. Renovation of 10 Hospital Blocks at General Hospital Ikot Abasi

7. Renovated/Reconstructed Classroom at Saint Nicholas Primary School,

Ikot Ekara

8. Production of 500No Dual Desk

MKPAT ENIN

1. Construction of 5.0km Ikot Usop – Ikot Edeghe – Ikot Ekpuk road with a 30m

Span Bridge in Mkpat Enin

2. Construction of Temporary Access to AKSU Campus, Ikot Akpaden, Mkpat

Enin

3. Construction of 13.5km Ikot Ebiere – Ikot Edor – Ikot Iko Ibon – Okom Road

and Ukpana – Akpabom – Ikwe Road in Onna and Mkpat Enin LGAs

4. Construction of 12.742 km Awa Iman – Asong – Ikot Edim – Ikot Emem

road with 2No Bridges in Onna and Mkpat Enin Local Government Areas

5. Cocoanut Plantation/Refinery

6. Excellence Comprehensive Sec. Sch. Ikot Uya

Inter-ministerial Projects

7. Renovation of 7 Classroom Blocks at Estang Secondary School Ekim

8. Renovation of 4 Classroom Blocks at Primary School Ikot Eyiene

Mkpat Enin

9. Renovation of Hospital Block at Cottage Hospital Ikot Ekpaw

10. Solar Powered Borehole at Ikpa Ikono Ikot Ekpaw

11. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Saint John Primary School, Asong

12. Unity Hall at Ikpa Ibom, Ukam

13. Solar Powered Borehole at Ikpa Ibom, Ukam

14. Power sub-stations, Ekim

15. Production of 500No Dual Desk

EASTERN OBOLO

1. Cocoanut Plantation/ Refinery

2. Migrant Sch., Emeruke

Inter-ministerial Projects

3. Renovation of 3 Classroom Blocks at Primary School Emeroke

4. Construction of 3 Classroom Blocks / Assembly Hall at Primary School

Ikoro Inyang

5. Renovation of Classroom Block / Hall / Office at St. Silas Anglican

School, Okoro

6. Production of 720No Dual Desk

(Oron, Okobo, Mbo, Urue Offong/Oruko, Udung Uko)

ORON

1. Dualization of the 13.5km 2. Okopedi – Oron Road by East-West Road

Phase II

2. Emergency Works in the Completion of Oron Urban Road (6.3km)

(Additional Works)

3. Construction of Gully Erosion Control Facilities at Oron/Isangedighi

Road, Oron Urban

Inter-ministerial Projects

4. Renovation 4 classroom Block at General Hospital, Iquita

5. Renovation 3 classroom Block at HCCS

6. Renovation 4 classroom Block at Primary School Oyoku Asang

7. Production of 500No Dual Desk

OKOBO

1. Dualization of the 14.5km Uyo/Airport Junction – Okopedi Okobo Road,

Phase I

2. Emergency Rehabilitation of Okopedi Road by Community Health Centre

through Oti – Oron in Okobo Local Government Area

3. Take over of Community Comprehensive Sec. Sch., Ekeya

4. Airport Projects:

a. Construction of 2nd airport Runway b.

Upgrade of Airport main runway to category 2 c.

Construction of Ibom International Airport 2x15 MVA Injection

Substation

Inter-ministerial Projects

4. Renovation 4 classroom Block at Community Secondary school Odobo

5. Renovation of 2 No. Block at General Hospital Amanong

6. Solar Powered Water at Primary School Udung Affiang

7. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block/office at Primary School Udung Affiang

8. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block/office at Government School Ekaya

9. Reconstruction of 3 Classroom block/office at Primary School Ebighi Etta /

Edu

10. Construction of 3 Classroom block/office at St. Andrew’s Primary School Oti-

Oro

11. Production of 220No. Dual Desk

MBO

1. Construction of Proposed 55.1km Ibaka Super Highway with 3No Spurs, Akwa

Ibom State under the Alternative Project Funding Approach (APFA)

2. Construction of 19.0km Etebi – Enwang Road Project with 2No. Bridges

3. Construction of 3.2km Road at Ibaka Leading to Delmar Petroleum Harbour

and Tank Farm

Inter-ministerial Projects

4. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at St. Paul African primary school Ibaka

5. Renovation/construction of 2 No. 3 classroom Block/office at Primary School

Uko Itak Eyulor

6. Electrification at Itak Eyulor

7. Renovation 5 Classroom Block/office at Community Secondary Sch.Udesi

8. Construction of Assembly Hall/2 No. Classroom Block at Primary School Oduo

Ebughu

9. Renovation 4 Classroom Block at Enwang Comp. Secondary school

10. Renovation 4 Classroom Block at St. Michael Catholic School Eyonsek

11. Construction of 3 Classroom Block at Government School Eyo Uwe

12. Renovation of Assembly Hall at CSS, Edikor

13. Ibom Deep Seaport loading…

14. Production of 220No Dual Desk

UDUNG UKO

1. Construction of 9.0km Secretariat – Ulliong Edikor – Udueta Road with Spur in

Udung Uko through Alternative Project Funding Approach

Inter-ministerial Projects

2. Renovation 4 classroom at St. Michael Catholic School, Eyonsek

3. Construction of 3 Classroom Block/ Assembly Hall at Govt. School, Eyo Uwe

4. Renovation 3 classroom Block/office at St. Vincent Primary School Edikor,

Udung Uko

5. Production of 1000No Dual Desk

URUE OFFONG/ORUKO

Inter-ministerial Projects

1. Construction/renovation of 3 No classroom Block at Government Primary

School Uyoku Ibighi

2. Electrification at Mbukpo Eyoima

3. Town Hall/Solar Powered Borehole at Edok Oruko

4. Renovation 4 classroom Block at Primary School Eyulor

5. Renovation 3 classroom Block at Government Primary School Mbukpo Eyo

Akan, Urueoffong Oruko

6. Production of 220No Dual Desk

GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL'S PROJECTS IN IKOT EKPENE SENATORIAL DISTRICT

IKOT EKPENE

1. Dualization of 25.0km Uyo – Ikot Ekpene Road.

2. Construction of 4.2km Abak Ifia – Ikpe Mbak Eyop – Ikot Abia Osom – Nko

Road and Spurs in Ikot Ekpene and Obot Akara Local Government Areas.

3. Take-over of Technical College, Ikot Udoe, Ikot Ekpene

4. Take-over of Community Secondary School, Urua Obo/Ikot Ata-Usung/Ikot

Obong Odoro, Ikot Ekpene

5. Construction of Emergency Operation Centre at Infectious Disease

hospital, Ikot Ekpene

Inter-ministerial Projects

6. Electricity at Essien Road, Ikot Ekpene

7. Renovation of Exam Hall at Goretti Juniorate

8. Renovation/Reconstruction of 2 No. 3 Classroom Block / Office at P/S,

Esa Atan, Ikot Ekpene

9. VIP Toilet/Borehole at Ikono Park, Ikot Ekpene

10. Production of 500No Dual Desk

ESSIEN UDIM

1. Dualization of 25.0km Uyo – Ikot Ekpene Road.

2. 2Ton/Hour palm kernel cracker in collaboration with CFC/UNIDO/FGN

Inter-ministerial Projects

3. Reconstruction of Admin / Library / 4 Classroom Block at Government

Secondary School, Nto Nsek

4. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at P/S, Afaha Ikot Ebak

5. Construction of Classroom Block at P/S Okop Akama, Ukana Nuk

6. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at P/S Ukana

7. Renovation of 2 Classroom/ Hall at P/S Ikot Esse

8. Renovation of 3No Block at General Hospital Ikpe Annang

9. Production of 220No Dual Desk

OBOT AKARA

1. Construction of 6.41 km Nto Edino – Ekwere Azu road with 2No 45m

Span Bridges in Obot Akara

2. Construction of 4.2km Abak Ifia – Ikpe Mbak Eyop – Ikot Abia Osom – Nko

Road and Spurs in Ikot Ekpene and Obot Akara Local Government Areas.

Inter-ministerial Projects

3. Construction of Assembly Hall at Govt. Sec. Sch. Ikpe Mbakeyop

4. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block at Govt. Sec. Sch. Ikpe Mbakeyop

5. Construction of 3 Classroom Block at Govt. Sec. Sch. Ikpe Mbakeyop

6. Construction of 4 Classroom at Ikpe Mbak Eyop

7. Renovation of 4 Classroom at Meth P/S, Obot Atan

8. Renovation of 4 Classroom at CSS, Ikot Ukana

9. Production of 1000No Dual Desk

10. Water and Sanitation facility Projects at FIDA, Abiakpo Ibo, Nto Edino, Nto

Eton, Ubon Akwa communities in collaboration with EU

(Abak, Etim Ekpo, Ika)

Abak

1. Construction of 14km Abak Nsekhe – Ikot Akpa Nkuk – Ikot Etim –Ikot Ikara

(Phase 111 Section A) Ikot Ikara – Ikot Ibritam, (Abak, Ukanafun & Oruk

Anam) (ongoing)

2. Fertilizer Blending Plant, Abak (Loading…)

3. Construction of 2.6km Abak Urban Roads

- Construction of Obio Odo Str. Off Ikot Okoro Road, -

Construction of Ebong Akpan Inyang Street -

Construction of Model Sec. Sch. Access Road Ikot Ekang

4. Construction of 14.0km Abak -Nsekhe – Ikot Akpa Nkuk – Ikot Etim – Ikot

Ikara (Phase III Section A) Ikot Ikara to Ikot Ibritam

5. Government Model Girls Secondary School, Ikot Ekang, Abak

Inter-ministerial Projects

6. Renovation of 4 Classroom Blocks at Government Technical College

7. Renovation of Science Laboratory at Government Technical College

8. Renovation of Assembly Hall at St. Mary’s Science College, Ediene Abak

9. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at St. Mary’s Science College, Ediene Abak

10. Renovation of 3Classroom Block at St. Mary’s Science College, Ediene Abak

11. Renovation of Building Department at Government Technical College, Abak

12. Renovation of Principal Qtrs at Government Technical College, Abak

13. Production of 1000No Dual Desk

ETIM EKPO

Inter-ministerial Projects

1. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at St. Anthony primary school, Eka

Obong

2. Construction of Assembly Hall Block at primary school Utu Nsekhe, Utu

Ikot Eboro

3. Renovation of 3Classroom block at Primary school, Obong Ntak

4. Construction of 3Classroom block at Primary school, Utu Nsekhe, Utu

Ikot Eboro

5. Reconstruction of Assembly Hall at CSS, Eka Obong

6. Reconstruction of Classroom Blocks at CSS, Eka Obong

7. Reconstruction of Classroom Blocks at Primary school, Eka Obong

8. Production of 220No Dual Desk

IKA

Inter-ministerial Projects

1. Solar Powered Borehole at Primary school Ikot Akpan Offiong

2. Renovation of Classroom Blocks at Government primary school, Udi

3. Construction of 4Classroom Block at primary school, Ikot Akpan Offiong

4. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at Government primary school, Achan

5. Reconstruction of Classrooms at St Patrick primary school, Urua Inyang

6. Reconstruction of Assembly Hall at St. Patrick primary school, Urua

Inyang

7. Production and Supply of 220No Dual Desk

(Ukanafun, Oruk Anam)

UKANAFUN

Inter-ministerial Project

1. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at GPS, Ikot Akpaidem

2. Renovation of Assembly Hall at GPS, Ukanafun Edem Inyang

3. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at Ukanafun Edem Inyang

4. Renovation of Classroom Block at GPS, Ikot Akpa Nkuk

5. Construction of 3Classroom Block at Ikot Akpa Nkuk

6. Construction of Civic Centre at Ikot Udo Mbang

7. Provision of Solar Powered Borehole at Ata Essien Ukanafun, Ikot Ekpat

8. Renovation of Assembly Hall at QIC School, Ikot Akpan Idem

9. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Community Secondary School, Urua Ekpa

Enang

10. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government Secondary School, Nkek

Idim

11. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government Secondary School, Nsekhe

12. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government Secondary School, Nkek Enen

Ido

13. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government Secondary School, Nkek Ndon Anan

14. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, QIC Central School, Ikot Akpa Nkuk,

Ukanafun

15. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Western Annang Secondary Commercial

School, Ukanafun

16. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government School, Ikot Odiong,

Ukanafun

17. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government School, Ikot Etim

18. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Government School, Ikot Akai, Uka

19. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, QIC Okojor, Ukanafun

20. Renovation of Classroom Blocks, Comprehensive High School, Ntak

Afaha

21. Production of 1000No Dual Desk

ORUK ANAM

1. Construction of 23.25km Ikot Ekaide – Ikot Okoro – Ikot Ibritam Road, Oruk

Anam (ongoing)

2. Construction of 18.95km Ikot Ibritam – Ekeffe – Ikot Akpan Afaha Road with

1No Bridge, Oruk Anam (ongoing)

3. Construction of 4.95km Ibesit Okpokoro - Ikot Ibritam, Oruk Anam (ongoing)

4. Renovation of General Hospital, Ikot Okoro, Oruk Anam

5. Facilitates the establishment of Navy Military School, Ekparakwa.

6. Taking over of Urban High School, Ikot Akpan Essien, Oruk Anam

7. Construction of 5.1km Internal Roads in Akwa Ibom State University, Obio

Akpa campus

Inter-ministerial Projects

8. Construction of 4 Classroom Block at Primary School, Ata Obio Akpa

9. Construction of Assembly Hall at Primary School, Ata Obio Akpa

10. Construction of 500m of Fence at Navy Military School, Ekparakwa

11. Electrification projects in Ikot Akpan Ibesit, Oruk Anam

12. Renovation of 4 Classroom Block, Primary School, Ibesit, Oruk Anam

13. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at GPS, Ikot Oko

14. Renovation of 3Classroom Block at primary school, Ikot Essien, Ikot

Obioruk

15. Renovation of 3Clrassroom Block at Primary school, Ukpom

16. Electrification at Ibianga Ikpe

17. Renovation of 4Classroom Block at Government School, Ikot Afanga

18. Renovation of Classroom Block at SAPS, Ibesit Okpokoro

19. Reconstruction of Assembly Hall at GPS, Ata Obiokpa

20. Reconstruction of 4Classroom Block at GPS, at Ata Obiokpa

21. Renovation of a Hall and 2Classroom Block at primary school, Ikot

Akpan Essien

22. Construction of Market Sheds at Ikot Esenam

23. Rehabilitation of Electrification at Ikot Esenam & Environs

(Ikono/Ini Fed. Constituency)

IKONO

1. Dualization of 25.0km Uyo – Ikot Ekpene Road.

2. Construction of 4.6km College of Science and Technology Road, Nung Ukim,

Ikono

Inter-ministerial Projects

3. Renovation of 4No Blocks at General Hospital, Ikono

4. Renovation of Classroom Block at MS, Ik. Udu Ndiya

5. Construction of 3 Classroom Block at MS, Ik Udu Ndiya

6. Renovation of HCS, Nung Udoe Itak, Ikono

7. Renovation of 6Classroom block/office at Govt. Sch. Ibiaku Ikot Ukana

8. Renovation of 6Classroom block/office at Govt. Sch. Mbiaobong Ukam

9. Renovation of 3Classroom block/office at St. Michael Sch. Ikot Oku/Ikot Aya

10. Production of 220No Dual Desk

INI

1. Construction of the 14.1km Odoro Ikpe – Ikpe Ikot Nkon – Obotme – 2.

Arochukwu Road with 110m Bridge through Alternative Project Funding

Approach (APFA)

Inter-ministerial Projects

3. Renovation of 3 Classroom Block

4. Construction of 3 Classroom Block at GPS PCN Nchana Ebua

5. Construction of Assembly Hall at

6. Construction of fence at Primary Sch. Mbiaobong Ikot Udofia

7. Construction of Market Sheds & Water Supply at Urua Affiong Aran

8. Construction of fence at Primary Sch. Mbiaobong Ikot Udofia

9. Electrification

10. Production of 500No Dual Desk

A BREAKDOWN OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF GOV UDOM EMMANUEL IN 3 YEARS

Roads and Infrastructure

• Over 1700km of roads

• 35 bridges

• Completion of the State Secretariat Annex

• Construction of 2nd airport Runway

• Upgrade of Airport main runway to category 2

• Only state to own & maintain an airport independently

• Flood control at Nsikak Eduok Avenue, Uyo

• 21 Storey modern Office Complex loading…

Education

• Free & compulsory basic education in public schools

• Take-over of 7 community secondary schools

• Construction and Renovation of 62 school blocks

• Strategic interventions in tertiary institutions – roads, equipment, academic blocks, etc

• Procurement & distribution of free text books & other educational materials

• Subventions to public primary & secondary schools

• Over N600 million WAEC fees for indigenes in public secondary schools annually

• Upgrading of Akwa Ibom state college of Arts & Science, Nung Ukim, Ikono to College

of Science and Technology.

Industrialization

• Syringe Manufacturing Factory (Largest in Africa)

• Pencil Factory & Toothpick factory

• Electric Digital Metering Solutions Manufacturing Factory

• Resuscitation of Peacock Paint Industry

• 153+ mw Ibom Power Plant & 3 sub-stations

• Flour Mills and Coconut Refinery loading…

• Ibom Deep Seaport loading…

• Ibom Industrial Park/ Jetty loading…

• Plastic Manufacturing Factory loading…

• Fertilizer Blending Factory loading…

MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT AND WORKERS’ WELFARE:

• Payment of outstanding pensions and gratuities to retired workers.

• Regular and prompt payment of salaries and entitlement to public servants.

• Release of backlog of promotions from 2012 to 2014 affecting 10, 352 public servants.

• Implementation of immediate switch –over from salary payroll to pension payroll

system for retirees.

• Training of public servants for effective service delivery.

. Recruitment of 4, 761 Teachers into the Education Sector, Spanning through Primary

and Secondary School Teachers, Polytechnic and College of Education Lecturers as

well as into other critical areas.

Agriculture

• 11,000 hectares coconut plantation

• 1,600 hectares cassava plantation in 15 LGAs (FADAMA) ****

• 4,920 registered rice farmers

• 450 youths trained on cocoa maintenance

• Subsidized fertilizers, oil palm & cocoa seedlings

• Akwa Prime Hatchery – 10,000 day old chicks weekly

• Free Improved Corn seedlings

• Cattle ranch loading…

• Vegetable Green houses

• Over 100hectares of rice cultivated

• Cultivation of about 2,100 hectares of cassava in partnership with World Bank under

FADAMA III Additional Financing Project, using farmers co-operatives.

• Ongoing construction of 33No. Cassava Micro-Processing Mills

• i Training of 300 youths under the Graduate Unemployment Youth Scheme (GUYS. Each

will be empowered with one million naira to embark on any agricultural enterprise.

• Construction of 1No. Tractor Hiring Enterprise (AEHE) Centre with 4 No. tractors, and 14

No. implements delivered. So far 75ha of farmland has been ploughed, harrowed and

ridged through the Centre.

• Refurbishing of Cassava Processing Factories located at Ikot Okudom, Eket LGA; Nung

Udoe, Ibesikpo/Asutan LGA and Ikot Ekang in Abak LGA and leased to private

operators for the production of high quality garri, odorless foofoo and cassava flour.

• Procurement of 600,000 bags of fertilizer to farmers in the State

• Planting of 500 citrus seedlings, 600 hybrids plantain suckers and 1,000 pineapple suckers

at the Horticulture Garden, Wellington Bassey Way in Uyo LGA.

Rural Development

• Over 300 rural development projects across 31 LGAs

• Over 400 inter-ministerial rural intervention projects

• Rehabilitation/construction of over 500km of rural feeder roads loading

Health

• Free medical services for children below 5 years, pregnant women & the aged

• Over 25 Containers of state-of-the art medical equipment

• Construction & upgrading of secondary healthcare facilities across the state

Reconstruction and equipping of General Hospital, Etinan

Ongoing reconstruction of Ituk Mbang General Hospital

Reconstruction of Ikono General Hospital

Ongoing reconstruction work at:

➢ Ikot Okoro General Hospital

➢ Awa Cottage Hospital

• Relief for over 4,000 mal-nourished children

• Free screening & treatment of over 15,000 people for various eye diseases

. Training of 20 Biomedical Engineers

. Provision of residential quarters for 48 House Officers in the State Hospitals and 50

in the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH).

. Accreditation for Schools of Nursing, with 272 Registered Nurses.

. Training and Certification of 100 Doctors and Nurses in Basic Lives Support (BLS) and

Advanced Cardiac Lives Support (ACLS) with Medical Emergency Experts from the USA.

. Procurement of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) and Electrocardiograph (ECG)

Machines for use in Emergency Response (now fitted in all our ambulances).

Youth Empowerment & Capacity Building

• Over 20,000 youths trained in various skills

• Ongoing Construction of 10 Modern Sports Centres

• N2bn interest free loan for small scale entrepreneurs and traders.

• First and Second Akwa Ibom State Youth Sports Festival

• Through sound financial planning, investment and management;

Akwa Ibom has become the Football Capital of Nigeria – Hosted the Super Eagles to

becoming the first African Team to qualified for Russia 2018 World Cup with a match

still to play.

- Akwa United won Nigeria FA Cup twice in 3 years

- Ibom Angels emerged runners up 2017 Nigeria Female FA Cup (The first time a female

team from the state has ever qualified for the finals of a major national competition)

- Team Akwa Ibom finished 2nd on the medal table at 2017 National Sports Festival

- Akwa Ibom received three Excellence Award on Sports Development from the Federal

Government

- Renovation/reconstruction of Uyo, Ikot Ekpene, Eket and other Sports Stadia in the State

- Promotion and sponsorship of 4 state football teams namely; Akwa United, Akwa Starlet,

Ibom Angels and Ibom Youth FC

SOCIAL WELFARE:

1. Care for over Eight Hundred (800) Orphans and less privileged children in the five

(5) Government Homes. viz:

- Special Children’s Home, Uyo

- Divine Children’s Home, Uyo

- Correctional Centre, Uyo

- Shelter Afrique Transit Camp, Uyo

- Government Children’s Home, Ikot Ekpene.

Some of them are presently in higher institutions

2. Provision of N200,000.00 grant each for about 500 women organizations across

the 31 LGAs to enable them leverage on the public-partnership Initiative of the State

Government

3. Provision of N50,000.00 grant each and wrappers for about 600 widows across the

31 LGAs to boost their businesses and alleviate poverty

4. Provision of N50,000.00 each and wrappers as well as food item for about 350

mothers with multiple births across the 31 LGAs in collaboration with the office of the

wife of Governor of the state.

5. Implementation of the Child Rights Law. - Prosecution of Child’s Rights

offenders in collaboration with the Akwa Ibom State Judiciary and Ministry of Justice,

Security services, Police etc. the cases include: Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Child

Abandonment and Trafficking, Maternal/Paternity issues, Raped, Baby Factory Operation

and Disinheritance. Over 200 cases have been recorded since 29th May 2015. About one

hundred and twenty (120) have received judgment. Some offenders had served their jail term.

6. Yearly Evacuation, Rehabilitation and Re-integration of street Lunatics.

7. Sensitization Campaign against Child Abuse, Child Trafficking, Child

Abandonment and Baby Factory in the state.

8. Donation of over two hundred (200) wheel Chairs and one hundred (100) Special

Writing Desks for physical challenged persons in tertiary institutions and secondary

schools.

9. Training of 20 visually impaired persons (the blind) in different skills at the

Nigerian Farm Craft Centre, Lagos and subsequent empowerment for them to start up

their businesses in the development trade learnt.

10. Sponsorship of 155 widows to Jerusalem (Pilgrimage) led by Her Excellency, the Wife of

the Executive Governor. The Women thanked God for the State as well as prayed for the

development of the State.

11. Donation of wrappers to over 2,000 members of Market Women Frontline.

12. Widows Empowerment Scheme: Financial Empowerment to widows registered with the

Ministry.

CULTURE AND TOURISM:

1. The State’s tourism identity logo themed “Amazing Akwa Ibom… The Preferred

Destination”, was launched in 2017, with the aim of redirecting tourism traffic to the State.

2. Hosting of first outstanding art exhibition since the creation of the state titled “Usoro Uso”.

3. Staging series of events to mark the state’s creation anniversary at 30 with the theme “Orange

September”. The events included:

i. Orange Festival: a street display of Akwa Ibom rich cultural heritage in Uyo, with cultural

groups from the 31 LGAs of the state on parade.

ii. Dise’: A pictorial exhibition of features, Images, Historical Sights and achievements of the

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