The MD/CEO of Eni stores and immediate past Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Micro Finance and Enterprise Devoloment, Mr. Ime Uwah, has commended Gov. Udom Emmanuel on his efforts in laying the required foundation for businesses to thrive in the State.
Uwah made the commendation, Friday, in Uyo, during an interactive session with members of Small and Medium Scale Enterprise(SMEs) at Emerald Event centre organized by State Ministry of Trade and Investment.
While thanking the Governor, he assured SMEs owners that the Akwa Ibom Microfinance and Enterprise Development Agency(MEDA) when established will play a vital role in putting structures that will enhance extension of financial services to entrepreneurs in the state and also creation of industrial hubs for manufacturers and Processors.
“With a business inclined Governor, I believe that the future of entrepreneurs is assurred in our dear State” he added.
He also commended the Honourable Commissioner for Trade and Inventment Mr. Prince Ukpong Akpabio for this vision of bringing the SMEs together to listen to their challenges and fashion out ways to assist the various entrepreneurs.