By AUSTIN OWOICHO, Abuja
In fulfillment of his promise to bring industries into Akwa Ibom and thereby create job opportunities for the youths. Governor Udom Emmanuel brought in several cottage industries through AKEES.
AKEES Industrial Park, located at Itu LGA houses a pencil factory, a modern and fully automated plastic factory, a toothpick factory, a bamboo pulp, an hydro form blocks moulding factory, a composite factory, a world class standard showroom and an artisan training centre.
Governor Udom Emmanuel has fully equipped the factory with a 480-tonnes injection machine, capable of blowing large tanks.
The factory provides job opportunities across the value chain. He promises to bring more of such factories for more job opportunities for our youths.