Former Super Eagles Skipper Vincent Enyeama, is today expected to lead a crack team of ex international and local soccer stars in a football duel with personal aides of the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr Udom Emmanuel.
Suspense has heightened, excitement and expectations reign in the serene atmosphere around the Akwa Ibom state capital with everyone anticipating the explosive encounter between the College of Presidents/Emeriti of Akwa Ibom State All-Stars Football Confederation and College of Personal Aides of the Governor, taking place by 4 p.m. today at the West Itam Secondary School sports ground.
Former House of Assembly member and ex international Isong Isang, House Member, Mark Esset, former lawmaker Usenobong Akpabio, retired Permanent Secretary, Coach Aniedi Dickson, former Commissioner and University Don, Prof Chris Ekong, are to feature prominently for the All Stars Team.
The Dean of the College of Personal Aides, Elder Ufot Ebong, leads the likes of Isantim Kenneth Okon(Wayas), Barr Andem Ndem, Ime Ụwah, Hon. Tony Akan, Duncan Uweh, Essien Ndueso, Raphael Edem, Utang Akwa Ibom, Godfada Uko, Aniekeme Finbarr, Idorenyin Raphael among others to defend the state against the incursion.
The Chairman Transition/Planning Committee of Akwa Ibom State All-Stars Football Confederation, Rt. Hon. (Elder) Mark Esset has confirmed that the friendly match is to mark the inauguration of a new Executive Council of Akwa Ibom State All-Stars Football Confederation 2021 to 2024.
There will also be an inauguration ceremony immediately after the match at Uranus Hotel, off Nsikak Eduok Avenue, Uyo by 6pm today.Everyone is invited to come out today and watch the thrilling encounter