Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management has inducted a security expert, Ekong Ukoidip as fellow of the institute.
The event which was held in Uyo with the theme, ‘Developing Diplomatic Professionals with Global Mindset’, had in attendance people from different walks of life.
An abridged profile of Udoidip shows that he is hailed from Ikot Ubo Akama Edemaya in Ikot Abasi LGA of Akwa Ibom State. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Delta State University, Abraka in 2003: Masters Degree in Public Administration from University of Uyo, Uyo in 2013; PhD in International Relations from University of Uyo, Uyo in 2019.
He joined the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Uyo Akwa Ibom as Acting Head, Anti Corruption and Transparency Unit in 2008. He rose through various ranks and positions in the Corp such as Divisional Officer in Oruk Anam Division; Eket Division.
He was also Acting Head, Counter-Terrorism Unit amongst others. A very articulate and administrator per excellence has attended several trainings, seminars and workshop across the country which space may not allow us to mention. He is currently Head of Unit National Housing Fund in Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Akwa Ibom State Command. Today, he is inducted Fellow, Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management.