As the Silver Jubilee anniversary celebration of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly enters it’s fifth day, all is now set for the public lecture and Gala/Award night all lined up for today, Friday 20th October, 2017.
A public lecture to be delivered by Senator Effiong Dickson Bob will hold this morning by 10:am at the House of Assembly complex, Udo Udoma Avenue.
Governor Udom Emmanuel is billed to grace the occasion as Special Guest of honour, while the former Governor, and Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio is Chairman of the occasion. The event will also feature the presentation of sixth assembly mid-term report card by the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Barr. Onofiok Luke.
Akwa Ibom Legislative Internship Programme, a brain child of Mr Speaker will be formally inaugurated today.
Later in the evening, today’s event will be crowned with a Gala/Award night at Emerald Events centre at 7:pm.
It continues tomorrow, Saturday 21st October with a visit to orphanage Homes by wives of the lawmakers in the morning, while a novelty football encounter between members of the House of Assembly and Heads of local government councils in the State will hold in the evening at the Assembly sports complex.
A thanksgiving service is slated for Sunday at the Full Life Christian Centre located behind the House of Assembly.