AKPAN, Dr Matthew Bassey

Born Mar 7,1940



Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Mrs Angeline M. Akpan
State of Origin: Akwa-Ibom
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A

Has four children

Profession Physician, Senior Civil Servant
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Teacher, Annang Peoples Group School, Utu Abak, 1958; Nigerian Railway Corporation, 1/959-61; Housemanship, Univ. Co li Hospital, Ibadan, 1968-69; Medical Officer, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos, 1970; Medical Officer, St. Mary’s Hospital, Uma Akpan, lkot Ekpene, 1971-73; Senior Registrar, General Hospital, Ogoja, 1977-78; Senior Registrar, General Hospital, Ikot Ekpene, 1978-79; Consultant – Senior Consultant- Chief Consultant Surgeon, Mercy Hospital, Abak, 1978-87; Visiting Surgeon, St. Luke’s Hospital, Anua, 1986-87; Chief Consultant Surgeon, General Hospital, Ikot Ekpene, 1988-90; Director of Medical Services, Akwa• Ibom State, 1990-94; Director General, AKS Min of Health, 1994-present; Mem, AKS Environmental Protection Agency; Secretary, Diocesan Health Committee, 198386; Chairman, Development: Committee, Ikot Inya ng; Afaha Obong; Director General, AKS Ministry of Health

Holy Family Co li, Oku Aba\<, 1955-57, WASC; Kiev Medical Institute, USSR, 1962-68, M.D .; Krankenhaus Dillingen Donau Bavarian, West German y, 1978, FRCS (Equivalent); Other Trainings: Attended Progranune at the Nigerian Railway Training School, Ebute Metta, Lagos, 1957; and on Supervisory Management of Catholic Hospitals, Ibadan; Basic Principles of Supervisory Management, Jos, 1986;

Reading, Badminton, Gardening

Plot 10, Unit F, Ewet Hsg. Est, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

Dr. Akpan is fluent in Efik, English, Russian and German

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