Governor Udom Gabriel Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State will be treated to a grand reception by his Ibibio people under the auspices of  Mboho Mkparawa Ibibio an apex socio-cultural organization of 20,000+ members of Ibibio extraction.

The ceremony which has been meticulously planned holds Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Sir Udo Udoma House headquarters of the Mboho and tagged “mother of all receptions” for the Governor of the oil rich State will be chaired by Mr Udom Inoyo, Executive Director Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited.

Speaking exclusively to the press in his office in the Presidential Wing of the Mboho Secretariat the International President Akparawa Monday Etokakpan disclosed that one of the highlights of the day’s event will be the formal induction of His Excellency, Gov Udom Emmanuel into the bourgeoning Non- Governmental Organisation (NGO) which motto is “Oneness for Service”.  He stated further that Saturday’s event is part of the week-long 29th Anniversary programme of the Mboho which was established in Calabar, Cross River State on 01 August, 1987 about two months before the creation of Akwa Ibom State. He explained that 01 August of every year is usually observed in Mboho as Founders’ Day in honour of the 12 founding members 11 of whom are still alive and well.

Thanks-giving Service takes place on Sunday, 7th August at Solid Rock Kingdom Church, Ikot Ekpene Road, Uyo. And the grand finale will be the induction of new members into Mboho at the MMI Headquarters at Uyo, the State Capital.