Akwa Ibom State Governor, Pastor Umo Eno, has sent his message of felicitation to media professionals, especially those plying their trade on various radio platforms for their unbroken services.
In a message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Ekerete Udoh and made available to newsmen in Uyo on Tuesday, Eno commended radio professionals for the great work they used their wonderful medium to perform since the radio airwaves was established more than one hundred years ago.
He said government programmes have been disseminated through radio and urged the practitioners to sustain the tempo.
“Radio has been a critical medium to reach a large swathe of the population.
“Through the medium, policies and programmes of government have been disseminated to people across social/ political strata.
“I am proud of the cooperation my administration has enjoyed from you, and I pledge my willingness to continue to partner with you, as we galvanize our people to Arise and shine.
“Once again, congratulations on this great occasion of ‘World Radio Day’ celebration”.