Osinbajo pledges Federal Government commitment to develop Ibom Deep Sea Port

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, weekend, pledged Federal Government commitment towards the timely completion of Ibom Deep Sea Port project in Akwa Ibom State.

Vice President stated this at the Godswill Akpabio International stadium after commissioning live touching projects to mark the 30th anniversary celebration of the creation Akwa Ibom State.

He disclosed that the Federal Government has made provision in Nigerian Port Authority, NPA, and 2017 budget for the development of Ibaka Deep Sea Port.

He said that the Federal Government was prepared to enter into partnership with any state of the federation for the purposes of development.

Osinbajo advised Nigerians against breaking the bond of brotherhood and peace that had existed in the country for decades.

This came as Governor Udom Emmanuel of the state expressed disappointment over the lack of federal presence in the state despite its position as the largest oil producer in the country.

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