The Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, His Excellency, Mr Nsima Ekere has approved the appointment of the former Deputy Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Hon. Uwem Udoma as his Special Assistant (SA) on General Duties.
Hon. Udoma was previously the Special Assistant on Partnership, Government and Programmes to the immediate past NDDC Acting Managing Director, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari.
He was the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Abak-Etim Ekpo-Ika Federal constituency seat in the 2015 general election.
He holds a BA(Hons) in Linguistics from University of Uyo, an M.Sc in Public Order and Information Management from the University of Uyo, A Fellow, Institute of Corporate Administration as well as a Doctors of Literature in Sacred Scriptures, P.hd (Hons) University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
He hails from Abak LGA of Akwa Ibom State.