BY: Alobo Eba
The Chairman of Ben Akak Foundation, Engr. Ben Akak has eulogised the governor of Cross River state, Sen. Ben Ayade over his five years in office anniversary assuring him of the willingness of his foundation in supporting his vision for the state.
Akak commended the governor for his giant strides in the last five years and expressed optimism that his industrial revolution will stand the test of time. According to him, despite the enormous challenges the state is faced with, the helmsman has succeeded in repositioning it especially in the area of industrialization.
According to him “You came in to industrialize the state and today, it is obvious that after five years, Cross River state can boast of emerging industries”. This singular effort according to him will help decouple the state from overdependence on federal allocation.
Engr. Akak described the state executive as a man of intellectual ingenuity saying ” Your intellectual and professional acumen which is heightened by the presence of your Deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu has been a plus to the stare, little wonder the giant strides recorded in the Education sector through the state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB)”.
He extended warm felicitations to the governor and assured him of the readiness and willingness of his foundation in supporting the visions of the administration. According to him “For us at the Ben Akak Foundation, we are poised to support your vision in transforming the state and taking it to its eldorado”.