Mr. Udom Emmanuel, Governor, Akwa Ibom State.

A former company secretary and legal adviser of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Obong Prince Uwem Essien, has felicitated with Governor Udom Emmanuel on his 56th birthday.

Essien, a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and holder of the chieftaincy the title of Obong Ifiok Onna, in a birthday message sent to our newsroom said he was proud of Governor Emmanuel’s all-round success within 56 years and his remarkable service to humanity, Nigeria, Akwa Ibom State and Onna local government area.

The birthday message reads: “Greatness and success are rare attainments in life. We are proud of you His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel, for attaining both greatness and all-round success within 56 years of your life and the remarkable services you have rendered to humanity, Nigeria, Akwa Ibom State, and ONNA Local Government Area.”

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“With exceeding great joy, my family and I join the good people of Akwa Ibom State to celebrate you on your 56th birthday, thanking the Almighty God who has made your life beautiful and a remarkable blessing to Nigeria.”

“May the good Lord grant you long life, good health, strength, courage and wisdom to continue to serve your state and the nation. Happy 56th Birthday, my dear Governor.”