Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel swearing-in Barr. Ibanga Akpabio and Prof. Victor Bassey Inokak as Commissioners in the State Executive Council.
Barr. Akpabio, a native of Essien Udim Local Government Area, was until his elevation, the State Deputy Chairman of PDP, while Prof. Inokak from the University of Port Harcourt, is a native of Oruk Anam.
According to the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Mr. Ekerete Udoh, newly sworn in Prof. Victor Daniel Inoka, takes over from former commissioner Pastor Paul Alexander Udofia as Commissioner in the Ministry of Education, while new Ministry of Labour, Productivity and Manpower Planning has newly sworn in Commissioner, Sir Ibanga Ime Akpabio as Commissioner.