Date created:- 23 september 1987
Governor:- Chief Godswill Akpabio
Population as at 2005:-3,920,208
Land Scape:-8412 squres
Akwa-Ibom state carol night broke the guiness book of world recored in December 2008,the state put together a 9,300 choir to sing chrismas carol on boxing day, this surpassed the 1,786 carol singers at Bob Jones University.
The Governor remarked that the festival was so great that he felt like keeping it going through the whole night.He appreciated the participation of musical groups.
With this great achivement Akwa Ibom is ready to create another pace for the others to follow.
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