Prof Nse Essien has been appointed as the Vice- Chancellor of the Akwa Ibom state University. This was made known by Dr Emmanuel Ekuewm the Secretary to the State Government in a press release. He said The Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State Mr Udom Emmanuel approved the appointment of Prof Nse Essien with effect from Monday the 3rd of August 2020.
Prof Nse Essien Succeed Prof Eno Ibanga who has been appointed into the State Executive Council. Until his appointment Prof Nse Essien has served in diverse capacities as member of the State Executive Council. His appointment is a fixed term of 5 years.