Itu council chair Onuk bags best performing award 


The chairman of Itu local government area of Akwa Ibom state, Etetim Akpabio Onuk, Wednesday, bagged the best performing local government chairman award.

Onuk, among other local government chairmen, was given the award at the Rootwatch magazine’s 23rd distinguished local government chairmen merit award and launch of the magazine’s special edition in Abuja. 

The chairman is known for his quality leadership through service delivery and accountability in Itu local government area of Akwa Ibom state. 

In an interview with Blueprint, the chairman said the award was a privilege because the joy of any man is the opportunity to serve his people and that joy becomes fuller and greater when the little one tries to do is appreciated by the people and rated among the best in the country.

He said it is a privilege that he won’t take for granted as the award will only afford him the opportunity to put in much more of his best to ensure they deliver on the mandate of their people and the mission to serve God and humanity.