Sir Etekamba Udo Umoren is the Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government
An indigene of Essien Udim LGA, Umoren attended various institutions including the University of Benin. He joined the Civil Service in 1987 as Assistant Secretary and rose to become Acting Permanent Secretary in May 2007. He was confirmed shortly after.
Sir Umoren, who had won numerous awards in the State Civil Service, served as Permanent Secretary, Government House until his retirement early in 2015. He was subsequently appointed Chief of Staff to the Governor, and served till the end of the administration.
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