RT. Honourable Luke Onofiok is the Speaker, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly. Born on Mourarch 16, 1978, Oniofok represents Nsit Ubium State Constituency, Akwa Ibom State. He was first elected into the House of Assembly in 2011 and re-elected for a second term in 2015.
On December 21, 2015, the 26-Member elected him the 11th Speaker of the State House of Assembly. He had earlier served the state as Special Assistant to the former Governor, Godswil Akpabio, from 2007-2011 before seeking election into the State House of Assembly.
Rt. Hon. Onofiok has led the House to take crucial decisions in the legislative process and has worked tirelessly to ensure harmony between the legislature and executive arms of government in the state.
Onofiok, the youngest Speaker among the 36 State Houses of Assembly in the country enjoys a lot of respect and support from his colleagues largely for the strong leadership he provides.
The Editorial Board of DAILY ASSET had no difficulty in nominating him for the award of “Young Achiever of the Year 2017”.