Rt. Hon. Obong Engr. Ignatius Kevin Edet
Rt. Hon. Edet was born May 22, 1963 in Ikot Osukpong, Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area. He attended the Central School, Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area between 1970 and 1976 for his primary education; St. Vincent Secondary School, Oti Oron and Regina Coeli Secondary School, Esene for his secondary education and The Polytechnic, Calabar where he obtained a National Diploma in Electrical/Electronics before proceeding to the University of Port Harcourt for a bachelors degree in Engineering.
In 2003, Rt. Hon. Edet was elected to represent Ibiono Ibom in the State House of Assembly and was later re-elected in 2007. It was in his second term that he emerged the 7th speaker of the State Assembly.
Akwa Ibom celebrates him.