the aid of an orphaned food vendor, Miss Blessing Emah by giving her a
grant of N1 million for her business.
search of white collar jobs, she used her cooking skills learnt from her
mother to prepare ekpangnkukwo, Akwa Ibom’s most sought after delicacy.
an orphan, life was extremely difficult for her, as she was unable to
further her education to the university level and take care of her
drop-out, but like an eagle, she remained focus in order to achieve her
from one man to another for survival, she borrowed N20,000 and startup
the ekpangnkukwo business.
homes doing make-up or visiting prayer houses for miracles, she explored
every available opportunity in the State just to showcase her cooking
talents and market her products.
business, Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has appreciated
her efforts especially by inventing Ekpangnkukwo flour and donated N1m
as a financial empowerment to her.