Members of Nigerian Guild of Editors based in Akwa Ibom State today paid a courtesy visit to the member representing Etinan/Nsit Ibom/ Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency, Barrister Onofiok Luke, in his office in Abuja.
Speaking, the State Co-ordinator, Mr. Ikpong Essien-Udom, said the group decided to visit the member to interact with him given his effective representation of the people in the green chamber.
In his response, Barrister Luke thanked the group for finding time to visit him and for also projecting his work and activities in the House. He also thanked the members for the support they have been giving to Governor Udom Emmanuel. ‘Thank you for what you are doing to support Governor Udom Emmanuel. Thank you for doing everything to sustain the legacies of the Governor’, Luke said.
The lawmaker further informed the group of his purpose in the lower House. ‘I came to the House with key legislative areas – Healthcare, Education, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Community Development – in mind, and I have been working to meet these objectives for the greater benefits of the people of my Constituency.’
According to Luke; ‘The pen profession has an important role to play in governance, so I charge you to set narrative and standards as basis to assess governance and leadership recruitment in the state’.
The members of the group thanked the Luke for making out time to see them and commended him for being outstanding in the House.
The State Co-ordinator of the group was joined in the visit by Samuel Etuk, Fortune Archibong, Samuel Akpan, Cornel Esen and Oto Ikpe.