Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State presented a key of a Toyota Land Cruiser Jeep to the Ntisong Ibibio 3, Obong Essien Ekidem in celebration of the traditional ruler’s birthday.
The Governor noted that the gesture was in fulfilment of a promise he made to the Patriarch during his 70th Birthday.
He stated that the official vehicle of the Ibibio monarch had suffered wear and tear having served the Patriarch for a long period of time .
He said the presentation was as a result of the high regard he has for the Traditional institution in the state and prayed that the Royal father cruises on the vehicle without hitch.
Receiving the key of the vehicle, the Ntisong Ibibio expressed appreciation to the Governor for the gesture and wished him a successful tenure of office.