IT IS TIME FOR CHANGE
Private sector-driven industrial development, we believe, is a strategy that can fast-track economic growth to create wealth for the people. Given this fact therefore, we intend to:
The enterprising nature of the people of the state especially in commerce and industry has justified the need to provide and facilitate enabling environment to harness same for wealth creation. Accordingly, we hope to:
Given the natural resources and rich arable land of the state, I believe that Agriculture can be a major source of wealth and prosperity to the people of the state. Under this sub-sector therefore, I hope to:
Given the natural resources and rich arable land of the state, We believe that Agriculture can be a major source of wealth and prosperity to the people of the state. Under this sub-sector therefore, we hope to:
The rich natural resources typified by the abundant oil and gas reserves in the state are God-given wealth that should provide comfort rather than pains and sorrows. Few indigenes, if any, are involved in its exploitation and distribution. In this sector therefore, we shall:
An efficient transport system, is a sine qua non for effective distribution of goods and services as well as mobility of persons in and out of the state. It is our intention, in this direction, to:
This wheel of progress shall be oiled through the:
Tourism shall be seen as an economic catalyst that can be used to fast-tract economic activities in the state. For this reason, we shall:
We consider education to be the machinery through which present developmental endeavours can be sustained for future relevance of the indigenes of the state. In this light therefore, our government shall provide quality education through:
Information is the communication process through which the citizenry is acquainted with government programme policies and the roles expected of them. Given this importance, our administration shall:
The health of the citizenry shall be given serious attention to ensure that people have access to medical services at affordable rates. Accordingly, our government shall:
Shelter is a primary need of man which has no alternative and cannot be compromised in providing comfort to the people. It shall be the focus of this government to:
Motorable roads in the state has been a source of concern to successive governments even before the state was created. While existing ones need to be maintained there is still need for more to be created. This situation has been prompted by the growing population and developmental challenges facing the state today. In this wise therefore, we intend to:
To encourage our teeming youths to utilize their talents in rewarding sports activities, this government shall:
For development to be sustained in the state, adequate steps must be taken to ensure that the various environmental challenges receive attention. Accordingly, this government shall:
Potable water supply has been a serious challenge in the state in spite of huge resources committed into it over the years. It is the intention of this government to address this issue once and for all through a deliberate policy:
Governance cannot be provided in an atmosphere of insecurity and violence where people cannot move about freely without fear of molestation. It is the intention of this government to address this embarrassing situation in the state through:
It is the intention of this government to put in place, sustainable welfare packages for some vulnerable groups in the state. Accordingly:
Women shall be given adequate representation in the government.
Unemployed youths shall be encouraged to form groups with which they can use to access government empowerment/support for them. Efforts shall be intensified to undertake programmes that will create opportunities for employment of youths. As much as possible, youths shall be encouraged to go to school through provision of scholarships and bursaries. Such acquisition centres shall be established for youths to acquire skills in the state.
This government shall entrench leadership through the three-prong process of:
In principle and practice, my government shall seek to apply these godly qualities in serving the people of Akwa Ibom State and leaving them enduring legacy of the leadership of the state.