PECULIAR PEOPLE MPCS INAUGURATED

Sammy Charles. The official inauguration of Peculiar People Afaha Ikot Obio Nkan Multipurpose Cooperative Society Limited was held on the 11th of May this May. The...

AKEES GIVES FARMERS MILLIONS EVERY THREE MONTHS

BY Patrick ALBERT A silent agricultural revolution is taking place in Akwa Ibom State. The despondency of subsistence farming is giving way for multi-million naira...

COCA COLA ADVISES NIGERIANS TO REDUCE SUGAR INTAKE, TAKE MORE FRUITS

Nigerians have been advised to follow a healthy lifestyle by eating more fruits and reducing their sugar intake. The advice was given on Tuesday by...

IBOM POWER MOVES TO LIGHT UP IKOT ABASI

“Governor Udom Emmanuel has promised to ensure dedicated power supply to Ikot Abasi Local Government Area before the end of 2017” the Board Chairman...

FRANK EDOHO LOSES MTN SPONSORSHIP OF ‘WHO WANTS TO BE A...

For over ten years, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire has aired on major network stations across the nation and it has become a...

EXXONMOBIL GETS NEW VICE CHAIRMAN

The efforts of Governor Udom Emmanuel in ensuring that Akwa Ibom people are recognized and given prominence in the country has yielded more positive...

UDOM LAUNCHES AN ULTRA-MODERN REGIONAL MARKET IN EKET

UDOM LAUNCHES AN ULTRA-MODERN REGIONAL MARKET IN EKET Governor Udom Emmanuel has once again assured the people of the state of his administration's determination to...

‘AMG TAILORS’ LAUNCHES OUTLET IN UYO

In what could be described as a welcome development in the city of Uyo,  a new tailoring outlet known as AMG Tailor's Outlet has...

AKWA IBOM SOCIAL HOUSING ESTATE, MOST AFFORDABLE IN NIGERIA – ARC....

Architect Ezekiel Nya-Etok, the Principal Partner of Novone Consult Limited, a firm handling the pilot of the Federal Government Social Housing Scheme, has said...

UBA REVOLUTIONIZES MOBILE PAYMENTS WITH *919# MAGIC BANKING

In line with its determination to dominate Africa’s mobile banking space with the introduction of cutting edge technology-driven products and services, United Bank for...

FTZ ATTRACTS 11,000 JOBS TO CROSS RIVER – NEPZA BOSS

The managing director, Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Hon. Emmanuel Jime, recently said the Calabar Free Trade Zone (CFTZ), has attracted over 11,000 direct...

UDOM SEEKS PARTNERSHIP WITH CHINESE ICT FIRM

By Ndifreke P. AKPAN Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has met with Officials of Huawei Technologies from the Peoples Republic of China to...

NIGERIA’S SOLA DAVID-BORHA EMERGES STANDARD BANK CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Nigeria's Sola David-Borha has been appointed Chief Executive, Rest of Africa, Standard Bank Group. Having led Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC as Chief Executive from 2012...

A’IBOM GOVERNMENT PARTNERS ENTREPRENEURS

  The Akwa Ibom State government has promised to partner with Akwa Ibom Entrepreneurs, owners of Made in Akwa Showroom located at 129, Oron Road,...

INTRIGUES IN ‘ASO ROCK VILLA’ AS GODWIN EMEFIELE RETIRES

    Lobbying and intrigues in Aso Rock Villa as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, proceed on leave ahead of expiration...

KINGS FLOUR MILL: AKPABIO APPLAUDS UDOM, SAYS AÍBOM ECONOMIC FUTURE IS...

By Aniekan JAMES-EKAH Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Trade and Investment, Barrister Ukpong Akpabio, has applauded the effort of the Governor Udom Emmanuel to rewrite...

WORLD BANK PARTNERS AKWA IBOM ON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has been applauded for partnering the World Bank on community-driven development projects in the state. The State Commissioner for Finance,...

NOVONE SOCIAL HOUSING ESTATE MOST PRIMED, SAFEST IN A’IBOM – ARC...

… Urges Govt To Subsidize Facility For Civil Servants By Nsidibe AKPAN Principal partner of Novone Consult, Arc. Ezekiel Nya-Etok, has outlined the unique features of...

AKSG SIGNS MoU FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF OIL AND GAS TRAINING...

The Akwa Ibom State Government has signed memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Halliburton Nigeria for the establishment of Oil and Gas training Center...

UDOM IS MAKING AKWA IBOM INVESTOR FRIENDLY – UFOT EBONG

The Senior Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Technical Matters and Due Process, Elder Ufot Ebong, said the state governor has ensured a...

EMMANUEL EKON MEETS SAMSUNG EXECUTIVE FOR DIVERSIFICATION OF OPERATION IN AFRICA

  The Chairman, Local Content Committee of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Emmanuel Ekon earlier today met with Mr Won, Executive Vice President of...

WE ARE NOT RECRUITING – UBA

United Bank For Africa (UBA) Plc has debunked rumor circulating of the Banks' call for graduate trainee programme in 2017. The fake message has said...

ETISALAT INTERNATIONAL CEO, HATEM DOWIDAR, OPENS UP ON EXIT FROM NIGERIA

Telecoms firm, Etisalat Nigeria, has a bleak future in Nigeria following the exit of its parent firm, Etisalat International, from the helm of affairs. Etisalat...

AS EGINA SAILS TO OFFSHORE FIELD, CONCERNS NOT OVER

The $3.3 billion Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) unit built by Samsung Heavy Industries of Korea (SHI) for the 200,000 barrels per day capacity...

AKHA APPROVES ANOTHER N5BILLION LOAN REQUEST

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly at plenary on Tuesday approved a request to allow the state government guarantee Wizchino Construction Company to...

ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT: MKPAT ENIN COUNCIL BOSS GETS PAT ON THE BACK

By Darlington UDOBONG Chairman of Mkpat Enin Local Government Council, Mr. Ekanem Brown, has been scored high and given a pat on the back on...

UDOM’S ‘POWER FOR ALL’ WILL RELOCATE INDUSTRIES TO A’IBOM – ETIDO...

Governor Udom Emmanuel's monumental strides in the power sector have been lauded for the umpteenth time with a strong assertion that industries in other...

A’IBOM POLICE COMMISSIONER VISITS AKEES INDUSTRIES

Coming few days after Senior Officers and Men of the National Defence College, led by Air Marshal Dahiru Sandra visited AKEES Mini-Industrial Park as...

LIST OF FIRMS APPROVED BY NNPC TP LIFT NIGERIAN CRUDE FOR...

The NNPC has approved a total of 39 firms to lift Nigerian crude oil from the year 2017 all through to 2018. On the list...

A’IBOM FINANCE COMMISSIONER EXPLAINS UDOM’S N10B LOAN

The Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Akan Okon, said the N10 billion loan facility guaranteed to Wizchino Nigerian Limited for construction...

2019: UFAN UDO COOPERATIVE SOCIETY CANVASSES SUPPORT FOR UDOM

…Donates 10 Mini-Buses To Members To complement Governor Udom Emmanuel’s effort in human capacity development, a frontline corporative society, Ufan Udo Multi-Purpose Corporative Society...

5000 SHOPS CAPACITY EKET INTERNATIONAL MARKET READY DECEMBER –CONTRACTOR

The contractors handling the International Market (Urua Nka) in Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Yiwu International Trade City of Nigeria, has...

AKSG LAUDS NOVONE CONSULT OVER SOCIAL HOUSING ESTATE

Akwa Ibom State Government through the Ministry of Housing and Special Duties has lauded Novone Consult, the consulting firm handling the Social Affordable Housing...

NAIRA CRASHES AGAINST THREE MAJOR CURRENCIES AT PARALLEL MARKET

Naira, today (Friday), depreciated further against three major currencies - Dollar, Euro and Pound at the parallel market as speculation, hoarding and increasing zero...