According to a report from Akwa Ibom state, all arrangement has been concluded to have the newly built Eket Stadium inaugurated this Friday.
The state is already playing host to Africa’s one of the finest stadiums Goodwill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.
The stadium has played host to numerous Super Eagles of Nigeria matches and above all the stadium hosted the final of the CAF Confederation Cup between RS Berkane of Morocco and Orlando Pirates of South Africa.
The newly built stadium 18,000 capacity with a well-laid pitch that will be inaugurated by the governor of the state Udom Emmanuel.
Akwa United will tackle Katsina United in a novelty match at the venue to declare open the stadium.