Two commissioners resign from Governor Udom’s Cabinet


The Commissioner For Economic Development and Ibom Deep Seaport, Akwa Ibom State, Mr Akan Okon, and the Commissioner for Labour and Manpower Planning, Pastor Sunday Ibuot have resigned their appointments.

This is contained in their separate statements obtained by newsmen yesterday evening in Uyo, the State capital.

Okon in a statement dated March 14, 2022, said his resignation was to enable him focus on his aspiration for the 2023 Governorship election.

He thanked governor Udom Emmanuel for the opportunity and wished the state the very best of growth and development.

Similarly, Pastor Sunday Ibuot, Commissioner for Labour and Manpower Planning in a statement entitled, “Resignation of Appointment”, thanked the governor and assured that he would always cherish the privilege and divine contact with him for the rest of his life.