By; PATRICK TITUS, Uyo
The new governor of Akwa Ibom State, Pastor Umo Eno has said that his administration’s blueprint predicated on the ARISE agenda would soon be unveiled for public discourse and contributions.
Eno who stated this while swearing in the new Secretary to the State Government (SSG) on Wednesday at Government House, Uyo explained
that the blueprint would reflect all aspects of development in the state.
“The blueprint of my administration which is predicated on the ARISE agenda will soon be unveiled for a public discourse and contributions that will reflect all aspects of development in the state.”
The governor, who reminded the people of the of a golden era assured of integrating competent hands that will add value to his administration, called for all round support to consolidate on the achievements of his predecessor.
He described the appointment of the new SSG, Prince Enobong Uwah as a merited reward for dedication, hard work and selflessness made towards the emergence of the government as well as for the growth and development of the state.
The governor congratulated Prince Uwah for the appointment, charged him to use his wealth of experience and bring to bear innovations that will enhance the operations of government unhindered by bureaucracy.
“I made it very clear that we will reward hard work, and this first appointment is our resolve to keep to our words. Let me on behalf of the people of Akwa Ibom state congratulate you the SSG most heartily on your appointment and subsequent swearing in as the Secretary to the State Government. Your appointment is a product of merit, hard work, of fidelity and faith in the continuous growth and development of our state”
“As the engine room of government, you are expected to deploy your organisational skills in managing our vast bureaucracy which is undergoing e-governance processes.
“I am confident of the choice we have made in you, go there, get the job done for our state and for our people and after you get the job done we will have the happy hour”. He admonished.
Fielding questions from journalists shortly after the inauguration, Prince Enobong Uwa, expressed appreciation to God for the appointment and thanked Pastor Umo Eno for deeming him fit to be appointed as Secretary to the State Government.
He assured of his determination to bring to bear his wealth of experience to ensure the success of the new administration.
Prince Enobong Uwah who is the 16th Secretary to Akwa Ibom State Government, was until his appointment, the Executive Chairman of Uyo Capital City Development Authority, UCCDA.
He is a consummate public servant with deep administrative and organizational proficiencies.
Prince Enobong Uwah holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography and Regional Planning from the University of Cross River State, now University of Uyo and a Masters in Public Administration, also from the University of Uyo.