The Chairman of Mbo Local Government Area, Rt. Hon. Asuqwo Eyo has applauded His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, for executing and completing laudable projects in Mbo Local Government Area.
He made this assertion during the inauguration of the newly reconstructed 4 Class Rooms Block at Primary School, Udesi Isong Inyang in Mbo Local Government Area.
The two-term Chairman appreciated his Excellency for giving the pupils, of Udesi Community a conducive environment for learning.
According to him ” this project is timely because it has eliminated the suffering pupils of this school were going through because of lack of conducive environment. In rainy seasons like this, children don’t like coming to this school because no place to sit and study. The entire roof was leaking”.
Like Oliver Twist, he pleaded with His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel to come to the aid of the entire community by constructing the only access road in the community.
” This road links Enwang people to Udesi, then to Oruko in Urue Offong Local Government Area, then to the east-West Road. If this road is constructed, it will ease the suffering of my people, who take the pains of going through, Udung Uko Local Government Area, through Oron Local Government Area before they can access the East-West Road, whereas there is a shorter route.
Also speaking, Chief Effiong Johnson, Member Representing the good people of Mbo in Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly thanked his Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel for reconstructing the dilapidated school block.
He said ” this is my community, I come from this place and I am happy today with His Excellency for reconstructing and completing this project to cushion the suffering the pupils of this school were passing through. Thank you sir for giving my people a conducive place of learning”.
“Like the request, my brothers, the Executive Chairman of Mbo Council has brought to you Sir, we need an access road. If you do just this one project for us before the expiration of your tenure, we will ever be grateful to you” he concluded
Some of the Projects inaugurated in Mbo Local Government Area by His Excellency, through inter-ministerial Direct Labour are Renovation of Three Class Rooms Block at Central Primary School, Akai Ebughu, Reconstruction of Four Class Rooms Block at Primary School, Uko Itak, Construction of Four Class Rooms Block at Central Primary School, Akai Ebughu 2, Construction of Administrative Block at Comprehensive Secondary School, Enwang and lots more.
Other dignitaries at the event were ,The Vice Chairman of Mbo Council, Hon. Chief Mrs Mary Atting, The Leader of Mbo Legislative Council, Hon. Edet Oboho, The Secretary of Mbo Council, Prince Okon Bassey and Councillors.
Also present were, PDP State Officer, Mr. Sunday Etim, The Paramount Ruler of Mbo, His Royal Majesty Ovong Okon Abang and the entire Udesi Traditional Council, PDP Chapter Chairman, Mr. Etetim Isemin, and all Ward Executives, Stakeholders, Women, and Youth of Mbo Local Government Area.