A one time Commissioner for Information, late Obong (Hon) Parchi Umoh, is set for burial on Friday 28th August, 2020.
Aged 76, Obong (Hon) Parchi Umoh had contributed selflessly towards the growth of the state and humanity leaving his footprints indelible on the sands of time.
In a Condolence Message to the bereaved family of Late Obong (Hon) Parchi Umoh, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong described the late Commissioner
as a thoroughbred professional who gave his best in his service to the State and humanity.
Having served meritoriously in different capacities as a Press Secretary, a member of the Board of EARCOM and as a Commissioner in his lifetime, Comrade Ini Ememobong acknowledged the cerebral prowess of the late Parchi Umoh reiterating that, his name will remain indelible on the sands of time.
Emphasizing that his demise is a loss not just to the Ministry of Information & Strategy but to Akwa Ibom State as a whole and prayed the good Lord to grant the bereaved family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
The late Obong (Hon) Parchi Umoh has left behind a wife, Mrs. Affiong Parchi Umoh, children, friends and a host of numerous sympathizers to mourn his death.
The remains of the late Obong (Hon) Parchi Umoh will be laid to rest on Friday the 28th of August in his country home at Ikot Ambang, Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area after a funeral service by St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Ikot Ambang.