Akwa Ibom State ‘the land of promise’ with the winner of Silver Birds Communications Award for the best performing governor ‘Gov. Godswill Akpabio’ had a smashing birthday celebrations yesterday the 23rd of September marking the 26th year of her creation. Former Heads of the states their excellencies Adeusi, Bako and Ebiye were all there to grace the banquet at the Le Meridien Ibom Resort. Local stars who have made their mark in the entertainment industry like Pst. Goody Goody, Okon Lagos, Mish and a host of others were also there to spice up the event.