Dr Glory Edet

Dr Glory Edet, is the Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Welfare. She is a great mobilizer of Women, who has worked passionately on issues of gender, the less privileged and the vulnerable members of the society.

A star in her own right, Dr. Edet was adjudged the Best Graduating Student of the University of Uyo, Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, during her first degree programme.

After obtaining her first degree in 2003, Edet proceeded to the University of Ibadan, where she obtained her M.Sc in Agricultural Economics and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Resource and Environmental Economics, from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State.

She worked as a teacher in the Department of Agricultural Engineering, University of Uyo, prior to her appointment as a Commissioner by the state government.  Dr Glory Edet is a member of various professional bodies.