BEVERLY HILLS, March 29, (THEWILL) – The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has approved the appointment of Mr. Imo-Abasi Jacob as Chairman of Ibom Air with effect from Monday 22 March, 2021.
Jacob is taking over from Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga rtd. the immediate pass Chairman of the airline who died on December 24, 2020.
Until his recent appointment, Jacob who has many years of experience in the financial services sector, was an Executive Director in Akwa Ibom Investment Corporation ( AKICORP) as well as a member of the Board of Ibom Air.
In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, the state Governor Mr. Udom Emmanuel wishes Imo-Abasi Jacob the best in his new role and hopes that he will bring more creativity and innovation to bear on the operations of the airline.
He however prayed that Ibom Air continues to be a shinning star and a reference point for excellence in the Nigerian aviation industry.