LANDING COST OF FUEL HITS N210, PRICE HIKE IMMINENT

The landing cost of petroleum in Nigeria has hit an all time high of N210 per litre. The increase is forcing the Petroleum Products Pricing...

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...

FG PICKS CHINESE FIRM TO MANAGE, OPERATE IBOM SEAPORT – USORO

Bolloré Africa Logistics–PowerChina International Group Limited Consortium (the “BolloréPowerChina Consortium”) has emerged the preferred bidder for the Ibom Deep Seaport Project (IDSP). This selection followed...

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...

EXXONMOBIL RECEIVES QUIT ULTIMATUM FROM HOST COMMUNITIES

… As Eket Leaders Petition Federal Govt Stakeholders in Eket local government have petitioned the Federal Government over the “lackadaisical attitude of ExxonMobil to...

NIGERIA’S EXTERNAL RESERVES HIT $26.5bn

Nigeria’s external reserves hit $26.55bn on January 9, from $26.2bn on January 6 as crude oil price and output increases. This is Tuesday's figure from...

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,...

ARIK AIR SUSPENDS LONDON, JOHANNESBURG ROUTES

Arik Air has suspended flight operations to London and Johannesburg, the two most lucrative routes of the embattled airline. The airline made this known in...

UDOM ADVOCATES POLICY TO UNBUNDLE OIL AND GAS SECTOR FOR ECONOMIC...

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has called on the Federal Government to formulate policies that will unbundle the oil and gas sector...

WE CANNOT ATTAIN FOOD SECURITY WITHOUT SCIENCE – OGBONNAYA ONU

  Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu says despite efforts being put in place to fight hunger and poverty in Nigeria, the country...

AKEES IS NOT A LOBBIED ENTERPRISE – UFOT EBONG

The Akwa Ibom State Government has assured youths of the state that one of its pet projects, Akwa Ibom Enterprise and Employment Scheme (AKEES),...

COVID-19: GOV EMMANUEL INAUGURATES ECONOMIC RECONSTRUCTION COMMITTEE

...Discloses Why Akwa Ibom Missed Out Of FG's N43 Billion Grants   Akwa Ibom state governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has inaugurated the Akwa Ibom Post Covid-19...

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...

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...

DPR SEALS 19 FILLING STATIONS IN SOKOTO, KEBBI FOR SELLING ABOVE...

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed 19 filling stations in Sokoto and Kebbi states for allegedly selling petrol above the pump price...

You Can Be An Employer Of Labour Without Waiting For White...

It takes strength, great vision and courage to venture into certain business that most youth in Nigeria regard as unattractive. Perhaps, due to the fact...

NAIRA LOSS ANOTHER POINT TO DOLLAR

Nigeria currency, Naira, on Friday suffered further loss against the dollar at the parallel market as it lost one point to the U.S. currency. Its...

BANK OF INDUSTRY REDUCES INTEREST RATE TO ZERO PERCENT FOR YOUTHS

To boost the multiplier effect of the scheme, the bank has decided to further encourage such young entrepreneurs by administering their loans at zero...

COOPA and the Will to Sell Akwa Ibom: A Step in...

By Priscilla Christopher On Sunday, February 23, the Conference of Online Publishers in Akwa Ibom State (COOPA) touched the shores of Lagos State, specifically, venue...

UDOM APPLAUDS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S RENEWED VISION IN AGRICULTURE

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has lauded the Federal Government’s decision to break new grounds in the development of agriculture to ensure...

UBA, ACCESS BANK, LAFARGE, SEPLAT MEET NSE’s RATING ON CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

Seplat Oil, Access Bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Lafarge and Splat Oil, have satisfied the corporate governance standard set by the Nigerian Stock...

80% SOCIAL INVESTMENTS FUNDED WITH ABACHA LOOT – PRESIDENCY

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Investments , Mrs Maryam Uwais , on Thursday , said 80 per cent of payments...

WORLD BANK POST COVID-19 INTERVENTION GRANT:AKSG INAUGURATES COMMITTEE

Akwa Ibom State COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus Programme (State CARES) for Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus Programme (NIGERIA CARES) has...

AKWA IBOM OPENS INTERNATIONAL MARKET FOR BUSINESS SEPTEMBER

A consortium of Chinese Companies comprising China Railway And Airport Construction Company, Yiwu International Market Group, Ande Logistics, Forte Energy and Jaagris Nigeria Limited...

GOVERNOR UDOM INAUGURATES REVENUE BOARD

  Akwa Ibom State Governor,  Mr Udom Emmanuel,  has inaugurated the state Board of Internal Revenue with a call on the members  to explore ways...

5TH EDITION RHAB-YESS: A’IBOM SPEAKER ENCOURAGES WINNERS TO EXPAND BUSINESSES

  Enwono-Abasi Elisha   The Speaker, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has charged the June Edition winners of his empowerment initiative, Rt....

NIGERIAN GOVT PAYS 14 WHISTLE BLOWERS N439M REWARD

Fourteen persons who gave useful tips that led to the recovery of several billions of Naira and some millions in hard currency from some...

AGRICULTURE: UDOM EMMANUEL TAKING AKWA IBOM ON THE PATH OF SUSTAINABLE...

In the last 41 months and counting, Governor Emmanuel’s agenda of ensuring food sufficiency and security as well as diversification from petro-dollar to an...

PHOTO NEWS

Immediate past Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and member representing Etinan Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Elder Samuel...

DPR SEALS TWO ILLEGAL GAS STATIONS IN UYO

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed up two illegal gas facilities in Uyo, the state capital. The gas stations, which are located in...

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...

COVID-19: A’IBOM LIVESTOCK SELLERS APPEAL FOR REOPENING OF MARKET

As the Akwa Ibom State Government gradually reopens the economy for residents and business operators, livestock marketers have appealed for the re-opening of the...

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: RHAB-YESS FIRST RUNNER-UP GETS N250,000 SUPPORT  

  Akwa Ibom renowned businessman and member representing Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, Mr. Unyime Idem, on Sunday, stunned young business owners...

HOW TO GET FUNDS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

Turning great ideas into great money is only the first step in the journey to raising your business empire. Turning your business idea into...