The Commissioner for Investment, Commerce and Industry in Akwa Ibom State, Professor Eno Ikpe, is dead.
Professor Ikpe’s death was announced in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Charles Udoh.
“It is with great sadness that the Government of Akwa Ibom State announces the passing away of Professor Eno Blankson Ikpe. The sad event occurred on November 8, 2017, after a protracted illness,” the statement said.
The government described the deceased, who hailed from Etinan LGA, as an excellent mixer.