Senator Helen Esuene Marks 70th Birthday In Style
Today, Monday, December 23, 2019, it was a gathering of the creme de la creme at Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort, Nwaniba end, Uruan, as Senator Helen Esuene who had represented the people of Eket senatorial district at the red chambers of the National Assembly, marked her 70th birthday in style.
The event which was chaired by the former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, was graced by Governor Udom Emmanuel, and his wife, Dr Martha Udom Emmanuel; wife of the Governor of Cross River State, Dr. Linda Ayade; Akwa Ibom State deputy Governor, Moses Ekpo; the Speaker of Akwa Ibom House of Assembly, Aniekan Bassey.
Others were the former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd.); former Senate President, David Mark; former Akwa Ibom Governor, Victor Attah; Otuekong Idongesit Nkanga among several other dignitaries.
Senator Esuene also used the occasion to unvail her book; “Helen Esuene, An Icon Of Destiny” which was performed by their Excellencies, Dr. Martha Udom and Dr. Linda Ayade.
The book was reviewed by Prof. Effiong Johnson of the Department of Communications and Theatre Arts, University of Uyo, while Mr Scott Tommy presented Esuene’s Biography.
Speaker after speaker poured encomium on Senator Esuene at the event.
The highpoint of the event was the celebrant cutting her 70th birthday cake.
See event in pictures as captured by Radar newspapers.