Wife of Akwa Ibom State Governor Mrs. Martha Udom Emmanuel has reiterated that her non-governmental platform, Family Empowerment and Youth Reorientation Path-Initiative (FEYReP) is poised to partnering more with well-meaning organizations to better the lots of Akwa Ibom people.


She stated that FEYReP which is founded on the core objectives of empowering families and restoring hope for the hopeless remains committed to adding value to lives of Akwa Ibomites, thus, will continue to engage in partnership that works.

Speaking at a Special Banquet held in honour of FEYReP Ambassadors' International and Volunteers of 2017 Free Medical Treatment and Surgical care at Governor's lodge, Uyo, Mrs. Emmanuel added that her passion towards ameliorating the sufferings of the less privileged people in the society remains her motivating factor.

The governor’s wife while thanking God for his mercies and grace to lend a helping hand also appreciated the volunteers for sharing in her age-long vision, noting that the successes recorded at the exercise were remarkable.

In her remarks “I voluntarily entered a pact with the people of this state to always stand in the gap through FEYReP, I appreciate you all the volunteers for your selfless service to humanity. I am indeed the happiest person today for what God is using us to do in this state, like I have always said, we are here to give lives a meaning.”

Earlier, the Coordinator of FEYReP, Mrs. Ime Inyang in her remarks described the exercise as a soothing balm to the vulnerable in the society. She said having recognized the benefit of good health as an important component to maximizing one’s potential, FEYReP invested time, energy and resources in the programme to ensure that lives were prolong for the indigent people in the state.

Also speaking, the Head of Medical Missions, Dr. Asuquo Inyang said the partnership with FEYReP became necessary to enable them give back to the society. He thanked the governor’s wife for the laudable vision of empowering Akwa Ibom people health-wise and her selfless support for the less privileged pointing out that programmes such as this has renewed hope for the people.

In a vote of thanks, the International President of FEYReP Ambassadors, Mrs. Helen Ekong thanked the governor's wife for her thirst to provide succor to the people of the state, pointing out that her passion and love for the susceptible in the society is evident in her life-impactful programmes.