About US

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We are the people from oil rich region of Nigeria. Akwa Ibom is endowed with culture that represents love, peace, hospitality and respect for diversity.

Akwa Ibom Social Development Association(AKISDA) is the voice and networking resource for strengthening the economy, building the workforce through social enterprise and enhancing the quality of life in Akwa Ibom State.

We are a cross sector, public private partnership that promotes strategic local economic development in Akwa Ibom State.

AKISDA convenes diverse networks of businesses, local government and community leaders who embrace the extraordinary value of our state as an unrivalled place to live, work, and do business. AKISDA champions regional collaboration direct business services, legislative advocacy and regional networking by connecting efforts that support a healthy and vibrant economy.

Akwa Ibom State is one of the world’s most dynamic economies untapped and it is one of the Nigeria fastest growing regions. We create accurate, original information about our state through commissioned studies and research, and promote the assets of Akwa Ibom State through civic behaviour education , business forum, comprehensive networking events, access to business resources and regional marketing for foreign investors.