At the monthly solemn assembly, Mrs Akaninyene Uwemedimo Udo appreciated the physically challenged women in Uyo Local Government by presenting cash, clothing and food items to them.
She expressed joy over their enthusiasm to work hard and succeed despite their challenges.
She charged all the women to take example from the physically challenged women and work hard as well.
The guest speaker at the event, Mrs Udeme Okop spoke extensively on the importance of women cooperating with each other to achieve a collective goal. She also stressed the fact that to succeed, one needs to make sacrifice and inculcate great discipline.
Mrs Akaninyene Udo formally presented the newly inaugurated Female Youth Leaders for Uyo LGA to the women. She appreciated Her Excellency, Dr Mrs Martha Udom Emmanuel for initiating the appointment of female youth leaders in the various Local Government Areas. Uyo First Lady urged the female youth leaders to emulate the leadership style of Her Excellency, Mrs Udom Emmanuel in conduct, speech and discipline. She promised to work together with the stakeholders to support the female youth leaders and foster unity and togetherness in the discharge of their duties.
While addressing the women at the event, Mrs Inemesit Uwah and Mrs Joyful Eyo urged the Uyo women leaders to emulate Her Excellency, Dr Mrs Martha Udom Emmanuel’s example by coexisting in love and unity. They encouraged the women to cooperate and work with each other to make Uyo LGA a force to be reckoned with.
In her closing remarks, Mrs Akaninyene Uwemedimo encouraged the women to be responsible in carrying out their duties. She appreciated the women for coming out to represent the LGA during the International Day Celebrations and challenged them to create impact in their wards by being good leaders.
Mrs Akaninyene made glowing remarks about the Executive Chairman, Dr Uwemedimo Udo’s stellar development strides in the Uyo Local Government Area during his 100 days in office while appreciating the women for supporting his administration.