Pastor Umo Eno is from Nsit Ubium Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.
He is presently the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Lands And Water Resources.
Umo has a Master Degree in Political Science from the University of Uyo and currently on his Ph.D in Public Administration.
Umo has 35 years of experience in banking, marketing, management and hospitality and a Fellow, Nigerian Catering and Hotel Institute, he is an alumnus of Pan African University’s Lagos Business School.
Pastor Eno is the founder of Royalty Hotels and Recreation Limited, Eket, a group with diversified interest in beverages, industrial catering, apartments and coffee shop; creating direct employment for people across the country.
He is a pastor at All Nations Christian Ministry International, Eket, a nondenominational Church where he oversees the Bridge of Hope, an arm of the Ministry that offers free medical services to host community.
As one who is passionate about raising young entrepreneurs, he set up “The Gathering” a nonprofit making initiative that convenes IGNITE; a global platform for knowledge-based empowerment, training and entrepreneurial skills development of youths for entrepreneurship and self sufficiency.
Pastor Eno is the chairman, BOT, Akwa Ibom Business Community among other appointments including the Chairman, Akwa Ibom Hotels and Tourism Board from 2004 to 2007.
He is a two Star Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary Club of Eket, District 9140 and has received several awards for his public spirited life, among them the National Productivity Award, Icon of Hope Award by The Apostolic Church, Nigeria; Special Recognition Award by the Nigeria Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State.
In October 1, 2019 he resigned as Chief Executive Officer of Royalty Group with six subsidiaries, having put in place a seamless succession plan, to accept an appointment with the State Government as Executive Director, Agricultural Investment, AKICORP.
Pastor Umo Enoh has been endorsed to contest for Akwa Ibom Governor seat come 2023 under PDP.Umo Enoh with select Media professionals in Akwa Ibom State