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Udom Gabriel Emmanuel was born on July 11, 1966, is a Nigerian politician who is currently the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, in office since 29 May 2015.
On the People’s Democratic Party’s platform, he ran for governor in the April 2015 elections. On May 29, 2019, he was re-elected as the governor of Akwa Ibom State.
|Udom Gabriel Emmanuel
|Date of Birth:
|July 11, 1966
|57 years (2023)
|Place of Birth:
|State of Origin:
|Akwa Ibom State
|Martha Udom Emmanuel
Early Life and Education
Udom Gabriel Emmanuel was born on July 11, 1966, into the family of Ette Gabriel Emmanuel Nkanang, a native of Awa Iman in Onna Local Government, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
The University of Lagos awarded Emmanuel a bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1988. He belongs to the Nigerian Institute of Management as a Fellow. He has gone through the INSEAD Advanced Management Program in France.
He attended the School of Arts and Science in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, where he earned both an HSC and an Advanced Certificate of Basic Studies (CBS).
In the Onna LGA of Akwa Ibom State, Udom attended Secondary Commercial School in Ikot Akpan Ishiet.
Emmanuel’s wife is Her Excellency Mrs. Martha Udom Emmanuel. Family Empowerment and Youth Reorientation Programme (FEYReP), her favourite endeavour, has transformed lives and given widows and women across the state hope.
Udom Gabriel Emmanuel Career
He progressed from being a Sunday school teacher at Qua Iboe Church (now United Evangelical Church, QIC) to becoming a bank director. Strong members of the United Evangelical Church (QIC), Nigeria, are Emmanuel and his family.
Emmanuel worked for PriceWaterhouseCoopers as an audit manager. He is a member of the Nigerian Chartered Institute of Taxation. He was Zenith Bank Plc’s chief financial officer.
At Zenith Bank, Emmanuel also held the position of group leader for the department of income optimization, financial control, and strategic planning.
He was Zenith Bank Plc’s general manager. He transferred from Diamond Bank Limited to Zenith in 1996, where he served as the branch’s first manager in Lagos.
He was in charge of Zenith Bank Plc’s Financial & Strategic Planning Group, Income Optimization, and Telecommunications Sector. He has been in the financial services industry for more than 17 years. He worked for Zenith Bank Plc as an executive director.
He obtained his chartered accounting degree from PriceWaterhouseCoopers. He belongs to the Nigerian Institute of Management as a Fellow. He participated in the Advanced Management Program at the French institute INSEAD. Udom graduated with a bachelor’s in accounting in 1988 from the University of Lagos.
Udom Gabriel Emmanuel Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $10 millions. Udom Gabriel Emmanuel is the former governor of Akwa Ibom State.
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)
Who is Udom Gabriel Emmanuel?
He is the current governor of Akwa Ibom State.
Udom Gabriel Emmanuel is from where?
He is native of Onna LGA Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
What state is Udom Gabriel Emmanuel from?
Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
Who is Udom Gabriel Emmanuel’s wife?
He is happily married to Martha Udom.
Where was Udom Gabriel Emmanuel born?
Awa Iman, Onna LGA, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
Who is the former governor of Akwa Ibom State?
Udom Gabriel Emmanuel.
What is Udom Gabriel Emmanuel net worth?
He has an estimated net worth of $10 millions.