Former Niger Tornadoes coach will be in charge of the Uyo based side next season
Tenger was part of the six coaches that were interviewed last Friday and the management of the team found in Tenger, the man that will be able to turn the fortunes of the team around.
Tenger handle Tornadoes last season and they could not survive relegation.
But the management of Akwa United is sure that the man will lead them to challenge for the League title next season.
"Justin Tenger will be officially announced tomorrow. He came tops in the interview last Friday.
"Tenger is experienced and we are sure that he will be able to lead the team to the promised land when the NPL season starts later in the year.
"The players will return to camp this Saturday and Tenger will start work immediately after the announcement tomorrow," a source clsoe to the team told Goal.com.
Akwa United finished in the 12th position last season with 50 points.