The Seventh Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly Committee on Health has held it’s inaugural meeting which took place today, July 24 ,2019 in the Conference Room of the Complex.
In attendance at the meeting were the Committee Chairman and Member Representing Abak State Constituency in the Assembly, Hon. Elder (Comrade) Udeme Otong and other members of the committee.
Opening the meeting, Hon Otong welcomed the members of the committee and assured them of the cooperation of the committee in supporting the health sector revolution of Governor Udom Emmanuel.He commended the Governor for his drive to provide basic health needs of the people of Akwa Ibom State and also promised to work diligently with the committee members to ensure the Akwa Ibom State and her people have a better and improved health care system.
Also speaking, Member Representing Ibesikpo Asutan State Constituency, Rt. Hon. (Elder) Aniekan Uko appreciated the members of the committee for their zeal and was confident that the committee will achieve a mean feat.
Member Representing Itu State Constituency, Hon Kufreabasi Edidem while speaking, reiterated the importance of the committee and the health sector is important to human life. He commended the Chairman for the strides he has made in the health sector which his appointment as Committee Chairman is a square peg in a square hole. He was also confident that the committee will achieve it’s set goals.
Members of Uyo State Constituency,Rt.(Hon) Anietie Eka,Urue Offong Oruko State Constituency, Rt.(Hon.) Asuquo Archibong,and Etim Ekpo /Ika State Constituency,Rt.(Hon) Mfon Idung also spoke in assurances to give their best to ensure the success of the committee.
The Committee was however inaugurated by the Chairman, Hon.(Elder) Udeme Otong.