The Akwa Ibom legislator in the green chambers, Rt. Hon. Onofiok Luke and his wife have reached 13 years of marriage, leaving the lawmaker nostalgic about the build-up to his wedding.
Onofiok Luke, the former Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly recounted the conversation he had with a friend, Hon. Okpolum Etteh (now commissioner) about him making plans to settle down during a wedding ceremony they had both attended. There, Okpolum Etteh said, “Onofiok, you need to marry so that your boss Governor Akpabio, can take you serious.”
A thankful Onofiok Luke who is now the Chairman of the House Committee on Judiciary says he’s grateful for the support he got from Etteh that made his big day special. “Looking back I’m grateful to everyone for their support both for the ceremonies and the union.”
He also mentioned a list of women who have he referred to as “wonderful”. They include HE Unoma Akpabio, HE Mbosowo Ekpotu, Mrs Florence Okon Umana, Mrs Pamela Obaze, Pst. Mrs Ukamaka Ntia, Deaconess Lawrencia Luke, Deaconess Cecilia Akpan( of blessed memory) and the mother of our dear State, HE Dr Martha Udom Emmanuel.
“Thank you Father for not letting us see shame. Continue to lead us on”, he concluded.
The union between Barr. Onofiok and his Wife, Dr Uduak Luke which many describe as a model for many are blessed with three beautiful children.