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MOSES ESSIEN

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3 Asutan Street, Off Wellington Bassey Way, Uyo,
Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

Telephone:
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+2348064626681
+2348027310081

Email: essienmoses@yahoo.com





A BRIEF PROFILE OF MOSES ESSIEN


Moses Essien was born to the family of Late Okon Udo Essien of Nung Ukim Ikot Udom in Ikono Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, on 27th December, 1966. He was educated at Hope Waddell Training Institute, Calabar and St. Columbanus Secondary School, Ikwen, Ikot Ekpene. He is a graduate of the University of Calabar and the University of Ibadan where he studied for Bachelors Degree in Political Science and Masters Degree in Political Science (International Relations) respectively. He is currently a research fellow at the University of Ibadan.

Moses Essien is a consultant analyst on Intelligence, Security and Defence matters. He was appointed Commissioner for Education, Youths and Sports and member of Akwa Ibom State Executive council in 1997 and later as Special Assistant to the Honourable Minister for Education, Federal Ministry of Education in 1999. He was also appointed Chairman, Federal Government Panel on the Eradication of Secret Cults in Federal Universities and Polytechnics and served as member of the Federal Government Panel on the monitoring of Federal Universities in Nigeria.

As Commissioner for Education, Youths and Sports, Moses Essien initiated and established the Akwa Ibom State School of Remedial Studies, now Akwa Ibom State College of Arts and Science, which today is a centre of excellence. He restored the fundamental values of discipline, sanity and efficiency back to the educational system and ensured the dignity of teachers and the teaching profession in Akwa Ibom State.

Moses Essien, as he would simply want to be called, has pioneered several community projects, awarded scholarships and sponsored Akwa Ibom State indigenes for complete training at various educational levels.

He has distinguished himself as a philanthropist par excellence, a scholar, a successful business administrator, a God fearing Christian and a loving husband.

In 2003, Moses Essien contested for the Governorship seat of Akwa Ibom State on the platform of the ruling People's Democratic Party (P.D.P) and is now vying for the same office on the platform of the P.D.P.

Moses Essien is a leader of inestimable value, imbued with vision, mission, strength of character and passion to alleviate the sufferings of the masses. He is well known for his humility, result-oriented God fearing leadership and is poised to transform Akwa Ibom State to one of the best in the world.

CURRICULUM VITAE OF MOSES ESSIEN
SURNAME: ESSIEN
OTHER NAMES: MOSES OKON
DATE OF BIRTH: 27TH DECEMBER, 1966
PLACE OF BIRTH: ENUGU
LOCAL GOVT. AREA: IKONO
STATE OF ORIGIN: AKWA IBOM
MARITAL STATUS: HAPPILY MARRIED
NAME OF SPOUSE: MRS. IMAOBONG MOSES ESSIEN
PRESENT EMPLOYMENT: MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT AND BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR
CONTACTS: 234-8023377880
234-8064626681
   
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES:
Methodist Primary School, Nung Ukim, Ikono,
Akwa Ibom State.
1973 1979
Government Secondary School Creek Town,
Western Calabar, Cross River State.
1979/80 1981
Hope Waddell Training Institution,
Calabar, Cross River State.
1981 1983
St. Columbanus Secondary School,
Ikwen Akwa Ibom State.
1983 1984
University of Calabar, Cross River State 1986/87 1990
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC),
Enugu, Anambra State.
1990 1991
University of Ibadan Ibadan, Oyo State 1991 1992
University of Ibadan Ibadan, Oyo State 2004 till date
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS WITH DATES:
First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC) 1979
General Certificate of Education (G.C.E) O/L 1984
Bachelors Degree B.Sc (Ed) Hons. Political
Science
1990
National Youth Service Corps Certificate (NYSC) 1991
Masters Degree (M.Sc.) Political Science
(International Relations)
1992
Degree in View PhD Strategic Studies  
POSITIONS HELD DURING SCHOOL DAYS
Director of Information, Students'
Union Government, University of Calabar
1980
Chairman Investigation Panel, Students'
Union Government, University of Calabar
1989/90
Political Consultant and Activist, Students'
Union Government, University of Calabar
1989/1990
Platoon Commander, NYSC Orientation
Camp, Ogwu
1990
Director of Socials, Enugu State Youth
Corps Members' Association.
1990
Class Representative, M.Sc Class, Dept.
of Political Science, University of Ibadan
Ibadan
1991/92
WORK EXPERIENCE:
Marketing Executive, Anambra Home Ownership Co. Ltd.
Ridge Way Station Road,
Old Secretariat Enugu,
Enugu State.        1990/1991


JOB DESCRIPTION:
Representation of the Company at Trade Fairs, Development of Sales Strategies, Sourcing of Market / Clients for Finished properties and virgin plots of land.

HEAD, RESEARCH AND PLANNING:
Crown Media Magazine,
Gbagada Estate,
Lagos          1993

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Independent authentication of report from field officers and the assignment of necessary job schedules to relevant officers.

CO-COORDINATOR: CORPORATE NIGERIA FOR CHIEF M. K. O ABIOLA'S 1993 ELECTION AS PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA

JOB DESCRIPTION
Mobilization / Coordination of Corporate Institutions for membership in the Organisation and the Organisation of Fund Raising Dinners throughout the States in Nigeria where the late President elect went on political Campaigns.

SECURITY CONSULTANT To Government and Private Organisations in Nigeria.

RESEARCH FELLOW - University of Ibadan

APPOINTMENT:

APPOINTED: Honourable Commissioner for Education, Youths and Sports and Member, Akwa Ibom State Executive Council Jan. 1997- 1998.

OTHER APPOINTMENTS

CHAIRMAN: - Federal Government Panel on Eradication of Secret Cults in all Federal Universities and Polytechnics in Nigeria.

MEMBER: - Federal Government Panel on the Monitoring of all Federal Universities in Nigeria.

MEMBER: - Governing Council Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi.

ACADEMIC RESEARCH CARRIED OUT

  • The Role of Intelligence on National Security Policy Planning in Nigeria, M.Sc. Thesis, University of Ibadan Ibadan.
  • Assassination Plot, Policy Response and Internal Security Policy Planning: A Nigerian Study. PhD Thesis University of Ibadan Ibadan.
PAPERS PRESENTED
  • Terrorist Threat, Policy Response and Internal Security Policy Planning: A Nigerian study.
  • The Role of Counter Intelligence Instructive Techniques in Controlling Acts of Terrorist Threats.
  • Nigerian Foreign Policies and its Attractiveness to Terrorist Threats.
  • The Role of Counter Intelligence Research in Threat Assessment.
  • Terrorist Motivations, Tactics and its Effect in a Developing Political System.
  • Intelligence: Nature, Scope and Relevance to Effective National Defence.
  • Political Threats and Intelligence: Counter Threats Measures in Preserving the Security of the Nigerian State.
  • Major Intelligence Elements and Their Varying Roles on National Security Policy Planning.
  • Principles, Dynamics and the Application of Different Intelligence Requirements in a Changing Nigerian Environment.
  • Problems Affecting the Effectiveness of Major Intelligence Element in Nigeria.
  • The Effect of Multidisciplinary Counter Intelligence Techniques in Controlling Acts of Terrorist Threats.
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND
ASSOCIATIONS
  • Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA)
  • National Association of Political Science (NAPS)
  • Nigerian Society of International Affairs (NSIA)
POLITICAL ASPIRATIONS
  1. United Nigerian People's Congress (UNCP) Governorship Aspirant for Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria 1997 1998.
  2. People's Democratic Party (P.D.P) Governorship Aspirant for Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria 2002 2003.
  3. People's Democratic Party (P.D.P) Governorship Aspirant for Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria 2006 2007.
NAME AND ADDRESS OF REFEREES
  1. Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye
    General Overseer,
    Redeemed Christian Church of God,
    National Headquarters,
    Ebute-Meta, Lagos,
    Nigeria.
    Tel:     234-1-2881980
               234-1-8173091

  2. Apostle John Ekong
    General Overseer,
    New Ark of Covenant Ministry,
    Uyo,
    Akwa Ibom State,
    Nigeria
    Tel:      234-8038577124

  3. Obong Dennis Udo-Inyang
    Chairman, Ibibio Elders Forum,
    Ewet Housing Estate,
    Uyo,
    Akwa Ibom State.
    Tel:      234-8022433102




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MOSES ESSIEN
People's Democratic Party (PDP)
Governorship Aspirant
Akwa Ibom State





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