The Man, Itoro Akpan-Iquot – National President AKISAN USA

When Itoro Akpan-Iquot returned to Nigeria with his parents in 1980, little did the Uyo born world class ‘technopreneur’ know he would someday lead the Akwa Ibom State Association of Nigeria Inc. (AKISAN), USA.

Born in Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA, Itoro Akpan-Iquot, a proud son of Ikot Ofon Ikono Ibom, in Uyo Local Government Area, is among few eggheads who have brought pride and dignity to Akwa Ibom State and Akwa Ibomites, especially, through AKISAN.

As President of the Akwa Ibom State Association of Nigeria, USA, Itoro has consciousness and excellently worked to promote the goals of AKISAN, especially, promoting, encouraging and fostering unity amongst the citizens of Akwa Ibom State, home and abroad. Together with his team, Itoro has supported the educational, professional and legitimate business aspirations of most Akwa Ibom State citizens.

In January 2021, under his watch, AKISAN USA successfully hosted an IT Camp in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State Capital. The IT Camp according to Itoro, is one, among many any other programs, championed by AKISAN to financially empower people in Akwa Ibom State. The training afforded beneficiaries ample opportunity to learn Android Development, Web Development, Graphics Design or Digital Marketing.

Additionally, Itoro Akpan-Iquot has also worked tirelessly to promote economic, educational, cultural, scientific and social progress of Akwa Ibom State, in line with AKISAN goals and objectives. He has singlehandedly sponsored various noble initiatives, facilitated scholarships for students of Akwa Ibom extraction, home and abroad.

Whatever can be said or written about Itoro Akpan-Iquot, the fact remains that the levelheaded father of five and loving husband of one, is a great asset to Akwa Ibom State and a gift to humanity.

By Uduakobong Ekong

Uduakobong Ekong is a news writer and a copy editor at She holds an HND in Mass Communication from Federal Polytechnic Nekede. She also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism from Delta State University, Abraka. She has a passion for information technology and digital marketing.

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