The Management of Ibom Telegraph, a frontline news content provider and developer, has lauded Pa Sam, a nonagenarian and father to the Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Media, Akparawa Emmanuel Sam, for his great achievement and selfless service to humanity as he clocks 95.
The Management, in a statement signed by Mr. Darlington Udobong, poured encomiums on the nonagenarian, saying “he has really affected lives of many in his community positively. He has been a great mentor, a great community leader with remarkable achievements, which for us, qualified him for national honours.”
The statement also described the Nonagenarian’s son, Akparawa Emmanuel Sam, as “a chip off the old block, whose doggedness, selfless service to humanity, dedication and commitment to duty have placed him on the pedestal of success.”
“We sincerely salute our own, Akparawa Emmanuel Sam, who has also told us that the thanksgiving is about the most significant event for him and his family in a long while. We pray God to stand by him,” the statement concluded.
According to an invite made available to Ibom Telegraph, the birthday celebration will start with a family thanksgiving service on Sunday, October 27, 2019, at the Apostolic Church, Udo Ekpo Mkpo Street, by 9am prompt.
The invite also hinted that Governor Udom Emmanuel and wife, Martha, will be the Special Guests of Honour at the event, while his deputy, Mr. Moses Ekpo, will be the Guest of Honour.