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The Special Assistant to Akwa Ibom State Governor on Entertainment Industry, Mr David Sergeant (Utang Akwa Ibom) has said that the move to renovate and reopen Ibom Tropicana Mall is a welcomed and laudable development in the state. 

The governor's aide made the remark while speaking on the Grand Opening of Tropicana Mall by Governor Udom Emmanuel on Thursday, February 11, 2021.

According to Utang, 'when the news of the signing of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) between Market Square and Akwa Ibom State Government broke out, I received with all pleasure, knowing so well the impact it will have on the entertainment industry in the state, also to reiterate His Excellency's commitment to continue to attract Foreign Direct Investment ( FDI ) to the state, in order to grow a strong local economy'. 

Initially, only the cinema halls in the multi-billion naira complex had been in use, but that is just a little percentage of the entire Ibom Tropicana structure, which houses a Mall, 5 star hotel, Wet & Dry Park, amongst other facilities. 

The remodeled Tropicana Mall which will be operated under a Public-private Partnership ( PPP ) arrangement features exquisite lifestyle centers, restaurants and grocery stores. Coming alive also is the Children's Playground and Event Center. The Mall is also fully dotted with CCTV cameras to guarantee optimum security to customers. The Mall also boasts of a contactless surfaces like doors and lavatories in compliance with Covid-19 prevention protocol.

Now operated by Market Square, an international retail store and other sundry stores who are ready to open its doors to customers at the now remodeled Tropicana Mall along Udoudoma Avenue, Uyo. 

According to the lead manager of the Mall and MD/CEO Median Infrastructures Development Ltd , Engr. Olumide Akinsanya '' the Tropicana Mall will be the most luxurious mall in the country as at when it open for businesses'

Mr Sergeant called on entertainers to patronise the mall and assist companies reach their goals through partnership on brand promotions and events, as this will also attract other companies to invest in the state. 




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