Dr Enobong Akpan has emerged the newly elected Chairman of National Association Of Government General Medical And Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP), Akwa Ibom Branch.
Following a keenly contested election which held at the Doctors Mess over the weekend in Uyo, Dr Akpan emerged topped two other opponents and was sworn in subsequently alongside the following: Dr Bet-ini Bassey – Vice Chairman, Dr Ekerette Alphonsus- Secretary, Dr Imabong Desmond – Assistant Secretary, Dr David Okon – Financial Secretary, Dr Ekpo Samuel- Treasurer, Dr Akaiso Oboho- Public Relations Officer .
In his acceptance speech, Dr Enobong Akpan promised to make the challenges facing doctors in the state employ a top priority in his administration. He admonished all who had contested the elections to join hands with his administration in creating a new dawn for the association, while stating that qualitative health care in all State Government owned Hospitals will be the highlight of his two-year tenure.
NAGGMDP an affiliate of NMA, is an umbrella body which caters for the welfare of Doctors in state government employ.
Dr Enobong Akpan was secretary of the association until his election as Chairman.