Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state will, between September 18 and 21, 2019, host online journalists under the aegis of Online Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria (OMPAN) in the state.
According to a statement signed by Public Relations Officer of OMPAN, Ismaila, YK, members of the association which cut across states of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, have expressed satisfaction over the planned media tour of development projects embarked upon by the governor of the state.
He said Governor Udom, who is one of the best governors in the South South, has given his blessing to the media tour which will gather the crème de la crème of the online media practitioners in Nigeria.
The four day tour, according to the statement, will consist of visits to media houses in and around Uyo on 18th September.
He added that the tour will continue on the 19th with visits to the following landmark projects of the governor, the syringe factory, Ibom Air, Metering Company, 2×60 KVA power plant, Ibom plywood factory, Coconut Refinery among several others.
The tour will taper off on day thre with an interactive session with His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel and other government functionaries, before it will be brought to a close with a press conference on 21st September, where OMPAN will update the public with the true picture of governance in Akwa Ibom.