The Ministry of Information and Strategy is one of the core Government Ministries in Akwa Ibom State. It came into existence soon after State creation on October 6, 1987, with the name, Ministry of Information and Social Development.
The Ministry has evolved and witnessed a change in name under successive administrations – Military and Civilian. It was at a time addressed as Bureau of Information and Culture; Ministry of Information and Social Re-orientation, Ministry of Information and Communications and presently, Ministry of Information and Strategy.
In consonance with its nomenclature, the Ministry is saddled with the onerous task of informing, educating and interpreting government policies and programmes to the populace and feed the government back on felt need of the populace for a sustained government/governed relationship.