Mr Moses Frank Ekpo is the current Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, and he is notable for his experiences as a consummate journalist, public affairs expert, diplomat, administrator, and a politician of cross-generational appeal.
Chief Godswill Obot Akpabio is a Nigerian lawyer and the former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs. He has held notable political positions including the Senator of the Akwa-Ibom North-West Senatorial District,
Udom Gabriel Emmanuel (born 11 July 1966) is the Governor of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria, in office since 29 May 2015. He ran successfully for the office of governor in the April 2015 elections on the platform of Akwa Ibom State People's Democratic Party.