The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has felicitated teachers world over on the occasion of the 2019 Teachers Day celebration.
Represented by the Head of Civil Service, Elder Effiong Essien, at the 2019 annual Teachers Day celebration held at the Mini-sports Stadium, West Itam Secondary School, Itam; Governor Udom Emmanuel acknowledged the significant role of teachers in the moulding of the society and expressed deep appreciation to the them.
The Governor lauded the selfless sacrifice of teachers in weathering all forms of hardship and battering to churn out all calibre of professionals and successful people in all sectors of the society.
Governor Emmanuel reiterated that no man but the Almighty God can reward teachers for their impactful service to humanity especially in good character formation, disciplined life style, moral and ethical conduct instilled in pupils and students under their tutelage from infancy at the primary level of education to the adult age in secondary and tertiary institutions.
He implored the teachers to continue in their good works as role models of the society and dependable partners with government in human capacity development.
While congratulating the teachers on the successful hosting of the 2019 World teacher’s day celebration in the state, Governor Udom Emmanuel wished the teachers a very successful celebrations.