Two electronic giants Samsung and Sony have identified with the AKBC Talent Hunt competition.
Samsung donated a refrigerator to the AKBC to boost the competition while Sony Electronics donated a 42 inch Sony Television set.
Donating the refrigerator, the Managing Director of Samsung Electronics, Uyo Mr. Jaja Somiari said the donation is the company’s contribution to boost the competition.
He said the gesture was to encourage upcoming talents in the state.
On his part, the General Manager Sony Electronics, Uyo Mr. George Christopher commended the management of AKBC for the opportunity given the company to partner with it.
Mr. Christopher appealed to the people of the state to patronize Sony products.
Receiving the items, the Director General of AKBC, Pastor Anietie Ukpe represented by the Director, Marketing, Elder Etop Akpanya thanked Samsung and Sony for the gesture, but called on other organizations and well to do individuals to support the competition which he said will be a yearly event.
He pointed out that the Talent Hunt is in line with the state government’s programme of youth empowerment.