Easter Celebration in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom State will be an unusual extravaganza as the Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Entertainment Industry David Sergeant a.k.a Utang Akwa Ibom has concluded plans for an Easter All Star Mega Concert to hold at Ibom Plaza on Easter Monday, March 28th 2016.
The event is tagged ‘Ibom Easter Fiesta’ and will parade the best of Akwa Ibom Entertainers in music, comedy, dance and poetry. Some of the acts confirmed to grace the occasion include super Nollywood actress & Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Tourism Ini Edo, and the ‘Sekem’ crooner MC Galaxy who just returned from his tour of the United States of America. Others are Sir Wilker, Ice Kyd, Pasto Goody Goody, Unik Brothers, Dear Kelly, David Whyt Sax, and Sagas.
Akwa Ibom’s first female DJ will hold down the wheel of steel, while Sir James, General Odey, and MC Spinosky will be on ground to dish out rib cracking jokes for the thousands of people expected at the city center-Ibom Plaza.
In a chat with entertainment journalists in his temporary office, Utang Akwa Ibom hinted that asides serving as a uniting factor and creating entertainment content for the people during the holidays, the event is poised to attract visitors to the state, especially from the South South and South Eastern part of the country, with a view of generating income for the hospitality sector of the state.
His Excellency the Governor of Akwa Ibom State Mr Udom Emmanuel is expected as Special Guest of Honour, while the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Technical Matters & Due Process Elder Ufot Ebong is Chairman on the occasion. The chief host is the Honourable Commissioner for Culture & Tourism Otuekong Emmanuel Ibiok. Also expected are the Honournable Commissioner for Housing & Urban Renewal Hon. Enobong Uwah and the Special Assistant to the Governor on Inter Ministerial Mr Sam Idiong.