The year 2011 has come and gone but there are many moments and people that will not be forgotten in a hurry. These people made the state thick in various aspects of life, especially entertainment, sports, and politics in the year under review. Mr. Aniekeme Finbarr, the self-styled Prime Minister of the Airwaves, Quintessential Sports Consultant, a one-time columnist with Community Pulse, and the key presenter of BushHouse
his Facebook page to highlight some of the people and things he feels made 2011
thick. He does it in a descending order and we take it from number 20 to 10. He
calls it Facebook Awards. Nigeria
#2 MEDIA ICON OF THE YEAR: MICHAEL BUSH - Ingenious, Brainy, Brilliant, Inventive, resourceful, quick-witted, courageous are just a few adjectives that can attempt to describe him. He is consistently a household name & over the decade, he has positively impacted on his audiences on Radio, TV & with his print offerings. He is Akwa Ibom's finest. Take a Bow Boss !!!
#1 MAN OF THE YEAR: COMRADE UNYIME USORO - Courage and truth are the best virtues I admire most in life. The Akwa Ibom State NLC boss exudes them. He has weathered the storms to canvass for worker’s welfare. For being the thermometer that has gauged the temperature of the Big Boys at the
he deserves a standing ovation. Take a bow, Comrade. Aluta Continua!!! Hiltop Mansion
PROF DESMOND WILSON – This university don caused a lot of imbroglio within and outside the state when the letter he wrote to INEC got leaked to the press. In the said letter, the seasoned communication lecturer who was the Returning Officer for Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District revealed that elections at
Senatorial District were heavily rigged. Of
course, he got a lot of banters and was purportedly hunted by those in
government corners. He had to seek
asylum outside the state after receiving threatening calls and messages. For taking
such a bold and daring action, he deserves an honorary mention in this list.