On October 10th, 2019, the Executive Secretary of the Akwa Ibom State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (AKSPHCDA) visited Health Clinic Afaha Ekpenedi in Esit Eket LGA to oversee the work done by Sustaining Health Outcomes through Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus. SHOPS Plus is a USAID global flagship project currently being implemented in Akwa Ibom state. The initiative is focused on improving access to family planning services particularly through capacity building of public and private providers to enable them deliver quality family planning counseling and services.