A Profile of Pastor Sunny Ibuot – Hon. Commissioner for Labour and Manpower

Pst. (Hon.) Sunday Ekanem Ibuot is the Hon. Commissioner, Ministry of Labour and Manpower Planning, was born on 8th April, 1961

Academic and Professional Qualifications

 Methodist Central /school, Amanyam, Ikot Ekpene
1969 – 1974 — — — First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC)

 Government Secondary School, Nto Nsek, Essien Udim
1975 – 1980 — — — West African School Certificate (WASC)

 University of Uyo, Nigeria
1992 – 1996 — — — B.Sc (Accounting)

 University of Uyo, Nigeria
1998 – 2000 — — — MBA (Finance)

Fellow, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria – FCIB

 Fellow, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria- FCTI

 Member, Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN)- CNA

 Formerly, Principal Partner, Brain, Saints and Associates
(Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants)

 Member, Nigeria Institute of Management

Positions/Offices held to Date

1999 Appointed, Chairman, Transition Implementation Committee, Ikot
Ekpene by PDP

1999 Appointed, Chairman, Ikot Ekpene Local Government Election Panel
by the State Chapter of PDP

2002 Appointed, Member, Screening Committee for Chairmanship/
Councillorship candidates by the State Chapter of PDP

2001-2004 Appointed, Chairman, Akwa Ibom Revenue Mobilization, Allocation
and Fiscal Commission by the State Government

2008-2011 Elected, Executive Chairman, Ikot Ekpene Local Government Council

2015-2018 Appointed, Secretary, Technical Committee on Agriculture and Food

2018-October to Date: Appointed, Special Adviser to the Governor, Political/
Legislative Affairs and Water Resources Bureau, Akwa Ibom State


– So numerous, among which are:

• Award of Excellence by Akwa Ibom State Council of Chiefs

• Distinguished Award for Industry by University of Uyo Alumni Association

– Excellent Awards by

– Presbyterian Church
– Redemption Power Church
– Uyo Golden Club
– Winner Chapel
– Methodist Church Nigeria

– Ambassador of Peace Award – by United Nations

– Honours Award as Student Patron by University of Uyo Community –
NUASIA, etc. etc. etc.

Has travelled widely including USA, UK, India, Egypt, Ethiopia,
Israel, Turkey, etc.

His hobbies include reading, community services etc.

He is married with children.