Frank Archibong sponsors indigent admission seekers on strategic career courses

Hope has been rekindled as the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon. Frank Archibong has secured one hundred forms of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for indigent admission seekers from Akwa Ibom State.

The gesture of the former Eket Council Boss is done through the Young Professionals Network (AKYPNET), a group of resourceful and goal-oriented young professionals of Akwa Ibom origin, with the sole aim of promoting professionalism, quality education and sustainable development.

According to Hon. Archibong who doubles as the Chancellor of AKYPNET, the gesture is to ensure that young people in the state acquire relevant skills in strategic fields that would enable them secure jobs in key industries springing up in the state, especially, Ibom Air and the Ibom Deep Seaport which is underway.

He lauded the idea behind AKYPNET and called on interested applicants to take good advantage of the opportunity.

On her part, Progenitor of AKYPNET, Comrade Otobong Akpan lauded Hon. Frank Archibong for his kind heartedness and support for AKYPNET.

She said issuance of the JAMB Forms and online registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will begin on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 and will be handled by the CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENT, RESEARCH AND DOCUMENTATION of AKYPNET for proper monitoring.

Comrade Akpan noted that the intervention by Commissioner will enable indigent admission seekers from the state to register for the 2022 UTME, but however disclosed that only applicants who are willing to undergo courses in AVIATION, MARINE, and TECHNOLOGY due to the gap realized while registering the over 177,000 members in AKYPNET web will be topest priority.

She said due to the dearth of students studying professional courses which was realized during the registration of over 177,000 members in the AKYPNET website, that applicants willing to undergo courses in aviation, marine, and technology will be accorded top priority.

According to her, interested applicants can secure the forms at Gestric Infortech and Management Institute, 74 Oron Road, Uyo

They are also advised to register with AKYPNET via

Wisdom Bassey

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