The Special Assistant to The Governor of Akwa Ibom State on Agricultural Projects Hon Armstrong Moses visited farmers in Oruk Anam LGA, The Governor’s Aid was hosted by the Ibesit Clan Farmers Multi purpose Cooperative Society.
In his welcome speech the President of the Association, Mr Ekaette Johnny Akpan Thanked the State Governor Deacon Udom Emmanuel for appointing one of their sons Dr Matthew Nathan Ekaette as Commissioner for Agriculture in the State, He said that the indigenes of the Area are solidly behind the Governor who has within a very short period show so much love to the people and has work very hard to fulfill all his promises to the people, he prayed The Almighty GOD to keep guiding the Governor and direct his Steps.
Speaking next The PRO of the Association and Coordinator of the event Mr Sunday Koffi Udo Showered praises on the State Governor for appointing a responding and active person like Hon Armstrong Moses as his aid on Agricultural Projects, he said that the appointment of one of their sons as Commissioner for Agriculture has lifted the hope of farmers in the area.
Also Speaking the deputy clan head of the area Chief Jackson Akpan Thanked the State Governor Deacon Udom Emmanuel his love for Agriculture, he said that the Governor has acted wisely and has shown commitment in industrialising the State.
The deputy clan head call on the Face of Agriculture to bring one of the States Agricultural Projects to the clan so as to create employment to the teaming population of youths there who are mostly farmers.
In his response the Governor’s Aid thanked the Association and the entire clan for the huge reception, he pledge his commitment in working hard to assist the Governor in his vision in developing Agriculture in the State, The SA thanked the people for their appreciation and massive support for the Deacon Udom Emmanuel’s Administration and begged them to stay steadfast as the Governor is poised in taking the State to a higher level of industrial development.
Hon Armstrong Moses asked the people of the area to ignore the political propaganda in the State and the rumours of defections from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as such rumours are created by greedy politicians to heat up the polity and distract the Governor but that the Governor is a focused and responsible person who cannot be distracted. The Association took the Governor’s Aid round their various farms, The SA was very impressed.