In the spirit of gratitude, the Executive Chairman of Uyo Local Government Council, Dr. Uwemedimo Udo, his wife, Mrs. Akaninyene Uwemedimo, the Vice Chairman of the Council, Pst. Sylvia Ekong, Councillors and Staff of Uyo Local Government Council gathered today, January 8, 2021 in Thanksgiving to God Almighty for life and protection and the ushering in of a brand new year 2021.
The event which took place at the council hall had as part of its agenda choir ministrations/renditions, prayers of intercession for Akwa Ibom State and Uyo LGA and dedication of the Chairman, his cabinet and all staff of the council into the able hand of God in the year 2021.
The Bible message for the day titled ” WHY WE WILL SUCCEED OR FAIL IN 2021″ was read by the Executive Chairman from Judges 16 verses 27-31 and expounded by Reverend (Dr.) Iniobong Udoh, Superintendent of Qua Iboe Church, Oku, Township Superintendency, 112 Ikot Ekpene Road, Uyo.
The preacher in his adminition examined the life of Sampson and what made him fail as a warrior which included failure to understand the implication of his life and destiny, failure to uphold the principles that guaranteed his destiny, failure to be accountable and submit to authorities etc.
He urged staff of the Council to uphold work ethics, control their passions and avoid wrong companionship in other to succeed in the year 2021, noting that success and failure this year, lies in their hands and charged them to work towards success.