The foremost socio- cultural organisation of Ibibio extraction, the fourth largest ethnic nationality in the country, The Mboho Mkparawa Ibibio, led by her International President Akparawa (Elder) Patrick Edwin Udofia and the entire leadership and members hereby congratulate the Oku Ibom Ibibio and Chairman, Akwa Ibom State Council of Chiefs, His Eminence, Nteyin (Dr.) Solomon Daniel Etuk, on his official swearing -in as the President General, Akwa Ibom State Traditional Rulers Council by his Excellency, the Governor of the state Akparawa Udom Gabriel Emmanuel.
Akparawa Udofia In a congratulary message sent to Dr. Solomon Etuk called for an effective synergy amongst the Traditional Rulers. He noted that his elevation is a testament of his iconic achievements, cum his dedication, passion and commitment to the improvement and betterment of the traditional stool.
The 10th International President, however, said that the Nsit Ubium born monarch will bring to bear his wealth of experience in the discharge of his responsibility. He expressed confidence that his rulership will further strengthen the traditional institution, as their opinion in major government decision will be well articulated and presented.
Akparawa Udofia who doubles as President General of all socio-cultural groups in Akwa Ibom call on all hands to be on deck, rally round the new monarch to ensure peace, tranquility and progress in the land.
His Eminence, (Dr.) Solomon Etuk, was sworn-in Thursday, September 23rd, at the Traditional Rulers’ Council, Wellington Bassey way, Uyo.