Ms Akwa Ibom USA, Essie Ndem has lauded the ingenuity of Mrs. Eunice Thomas who is the leader of the Bridge Band and members of the Band for their spectacular performance during the Ukapisua Street Groove held recently.
Speaking with Journalists after the street groove, the beauty queen commended the Leader of the Band, Mrs. Thomas for her strides, inspiring Band members, believing in them to come out strong during the groove even as she described the performances of the artists as thrilling.
MS. Ndem who is presently studying Law in the USA particularly thanked Mrs. Thomas for her doggedness and enormous sacrifice she made by investing for the band to have a successful outing and made significant results.
She observed that such commitment and sacrifice were clearly evident in the spectacle and aesthetics, witnessed at the maiden Akwa Ibom Street Groove where the Bridge Band gave an excellent performance.
Ms. Ndem while also commending the Ministry of Tourism for putting together the show, noted that the event which has undoubtedly put the State in a vintage position in world tourism map as the State is now the desired destination which would in turn bring in investment and commerce with a boost in the internal revenue base.