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July 27, 2011

Mary Idiong

About Me: 

Palmgrove Community, Utu Abak, P. O. Box 776 Abak,
Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
Phone No.: +234 (0) 8058841880, +234 (0) 7037582799

SEX: Female
DATE OF BIRTH: March 13th, 1975
MARITAL STATUS: Married with four (4) Children
RELIGION: Christianity

Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) - 2007
Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Banking and Finance - 1996
Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) - 2001
First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC) - 1983
Bsc Business Education in view - -

Teaching Practice - Community Secondary School, Ikono,
Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria - 2006

President - Forum of Proprietors of Private School,
Abak Chapter, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria - 2005 till 2011

President - Women Rights and Development Center - WRDC,
Abak, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria - 2003 till date

Proprietor – Palmgrove Christian Schools, Utu – Abak,
Abak, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria - 2001 till date

Abak Students Association,
In recognition of Diligent Services and
Contribution towards the Development of the Association - July 30th, 2005

Government of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria,
Ministry of Women Affairs /Social Welfare
Award in Women Leadership - January 18th, 2006

Abak Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria
Award – Member of the Local Government Health Committee - September 29th, 2006

Abak Students Association, University of Calabar Chapter
Award towards the upliftment of Students’ Standard - April 21st, 2009

Smile International Award
Qualitative Leadership Award - May 9th, 2010

Reading, Gardening and Singing

Dr. Friday Emmanuel Ekpo
Akwa Ibom State University
+234 (0) 8025291701

Rev Dr. Innocent Mfon
Palmgrove Community Farms, Utu Abak
+234 (0) 8060933888

My Passions: 
Helping young women to achieve a desired marriage life and self development.
My Challenges: 
Are within the scope work and effect of harmful tradition as it militating against marriage institution
My Vision for the Future: 
To create awareness among married young women to live a sustainable and manageable marriage life
My Areas of Expertise: 
Women Rights and Development

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