Unyime Josiah Idem is a businessman, politician and honorable member representing Ukanafun/Oruk Anam federal constituency in the Nigeria Federal House of Representatives. Idems Ultimate as he is fondly called, is the founder of Idems Ultimate Limited.
Idem’s political career started in the year 2000 when he was first elected People’s Democratic Party, PDP official in his ward 8 as assistant secretary. In the same year, he was appointed Special Adviser Projects to Ukanafun Local Council Chairman.
In 2011, he was appointed into Godswill/Nsima Ekere governorship campaign organisation on the platform of PDP.
At the expiration of the tenure of Governor Godswill Akpabio and his deputy Nsima Ekere in 2015, Emmanuel Udom emerged the candidate of the PDP for the 2015 governoship election in Akwa Ibom state, thus forming Udom/Moses Divine Mandate Campaign Organisation.
Idem was a member of the campaign organisation. He was a delegate to PDP primaries in 2015.