Places to visit in Eket

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Ibeno Beach

Ibeno Beach

About Ibeno Beach Ibeno beach, which stretches 45km from Ibeno to James Town, Akwa Ibom, is the longest beach in Africa. Ibeno beach is one of the beaches on the Atlantic Ocean, and it's located in Ibeno local government, Akwa Ibom state, southeastern Nigeria. Ibeno beach is highly rated because of its peaceful and safe surroundings. It is the most popular beach in Akwa Ibom. Although Ibeno is now a popular tourist atttraction because of its beach, the area has some history too. Ibeno was the landing site for one of the most successful christian missions in Nigeria - the Qua Iboe christian mission from Scotland which arrived in the early 20th century. Relics of that missionary expedition also attract tourists to the area. In 2013, the federal government constructed the Ibeno bridge to attract tourists and improve other economic activities in the area. Safety As ExxonMobil operational headquarters is at Qua Iboe terminal, Ibeno, seasoned guards patrol the area 24/7 to keep visitors safe and to ensure orderliness. Things to Do Tourists can enjoy a stroll along the beach, play beach soccer, also have fun at water sports and boating. What to Bring Before heading to Ibeno beach here are some things to go along with; Flip flops, sun screen, face cap, swim wear, head gear, sports wear, a camera to take pictures with the view of the beach. Best Features The beach itself is a must see as it is the longest beach in Africa. The beach has a bridge which was built by the federal government. Best Time to Visit The best time to visit is during the weekend, public holidays or during festive periods. Most Common Visitors Most people you will find here are tourists, families, couples, class groups, fun lovers. Why You Should Visit To relax after a long week at the office, for family bonding.

Category: Beach
Tags: Dance, Drink, Eat, Explore nature, Meet friends, Play, Swim
Heritage Polytechnic

Heritage Polytechnic

About Heritage Polytechnic Heritage Polytechnic, Eket, Akwa Ibom state, is a privately owned polytechnic institute located in Ikot Udota, Eket local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. It has four(4) faculties: Management Science, Enviromental Studies, Science and Technology, and Engineering. The school has talented, gifted and committed lecturers, staff and students. It also has the capacity and purpose to prepare students for their chosen careers. History of Heritage Polytechnic Heritage Polytechnic started as Christian Continuing Education Centre in 1996 and grew to Christian Institute of Continuing Education in 1999. In year 2000, the institution changed to Heritage College and was converted to Heritage Polytechnic in 1996 with Federal Government license in 2010. Between 2010 to date, Heritage Polytechnic has secured accreditation in 28 academic programmes both at the National Diploma and Higher National Diploma levels. With these approvals, Heritage Polytechnic has become the biggest, most equipped and most developed private polytechnic in Nigeria. All courses in Heritage polytechnic are accredited. Our idea of polytechnic education is to train the whole man, spiritual, mental and social. This we are making remarkable achievements. Spiritually, we conduct our weekly Christian service to develop our students. Safety Heritage polytechnic is a very peaceful and safe however visitors are advised from late hours. Things To Do It's required of you to bring along with you the necessary reading and writing materials since it a learning environment. Best Features The idea of Heritage polytechnic is to train the whole man, spiritual, mental and social. Best Time to Visit Heritage Polytechnic The best time to visit would be during when the school are still in session. That's when the school looks lively and alive. Popular Events at Heritage Polytechnic Since it a school event, Matriculation is one of the popular events in school for freshers because that's when they get to wear and snap long living memory pictures and the get to celebrate their been in school. Likewise, Convocation is one of a popular event in school where final year students final get their certificates and their is an award for the best graduating student. Most Common Visitors Common visitors are the student's and lecturer's friends and family. Also, researchers to visits. Why You Should Visit A Nice School with great facilities and a very large landscape Weather at Heritage Polytechnic The region has both dry and rainy season. The dry season comes between the months of October until April and the rainy season starts during the month of May, June, or July. Frequently Asked Questions Q: how can I become a student here? A: To be a student, you'll be required to pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) orgainsed by JAMB and candidates must have at least five credits in relevant SSCE/GCE 'O' level subjects. Q: How many faculties or departments are available here? A: There are four faculties available Q: Is this polytechnic accredited? A: Yes it was accredited as a school by the National Board for Technical Education and the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Education in 2010 Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic? A: No there are no hostel facilities. 

Category: Polytechnic
Tags: Learn

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