The immediate past Commissioner for Environment and Mineral Resources, Akwa Ibom State, Dr. Iniobong Essien has thanked the State Governor, His Excellency, Mr. Udom Emmanuel for giving him the opportunity to serve in his cabinet in the last 17 months.
Dr. Essien thanked the staff the Ministry of Environment for the friendly working environment he enjoyed while in office. He also thanked Akwa Ibom people for the support, encouragement and their constructive criticisms that made his tenure as a Commissioner worth while.
He said he is fulfilled and satisfied with his achievements and the level of work done during his tenure, adding that he left a legacy despite the economic challenges Nigeria is currently battling.
Dr. Essien pledged his unflinching and unalloyed loyalty and support to the present administration of Governor Udom Emmanuel, while urging the citizenry to follow suit.