Akwa Ibom State is a rich reservoir of human and natural resources. The land is regarded as a safe haven for investment in the Gulf of Guinea and sub-Sahara Africa. The abundant natural resources in the State backed with liberal government economic policies make Akwa Ibom a veritable market for potential investors.
Governor Emmanuel's tremendous transformation, not just in the infrastructural development but also in terms of peace and security, that the governor has brought to bear in the state. Akwa Ibom is very peaceful and a safe haven for investors. - Muhammadu Sanusi, former emir of Kano
While in Akwa Ibom, with Governor Udom Emmanuel, I also commissioned a world-class technology based flour mill. I want to commend Governor Udom for providing world class infrastructure and for attracting investors to the State. - Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, during the commissioning of Kings Flour Mill.
Governor Emmanuel is always thinking about how to make life better for his people; bringing investment to the state, improve governance and provide leadership. I congratulate you. We are proud of you. Today, we celebrate a man, who has a dream for his people and does not stop until that dream is realised. - Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Former Senate President, Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Nigeria needs more leaders in the mould of Governor Udom Emmanuel. I listened to people, I made enquiries before I came here and then of course, I came here and I saw things on the ground and I’ve encouraged the Governor. - Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President, Federal Republic of Nigeria