SOUTH AFRICA ANTICIPATES PMB VISIT IN OCTOBER

The South African Government says are anticipating the visit of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari amid recent attacks on Nigerians and other foreign nationals in...

Host communities thank Buhari for appointing Akpabio, Sylva ministers

The National Chairman of Host Communities of Nigeria producing oil and gas (HOSTCOM), Dr Benjamin Style Tamaranebi has thanked President Mohammadu Buhari for appointing...

LABOUR, GOVERNMENT AT DEADLOCK ON CONSEQUENTIAL ADJUSTMENT

The final decision on the consequential adjustment of the minimum wage has been passed to President Muhammadu Buhari. This follows the inability of labour and...

Police salaries unchanged 10 months after FG-approved increment

Ten months after President Muhammadu Buhari approved an increase in police salaries and allowances , men of the Nigeria Police Force have yet to...

SHAMEFUL, FEARFUL INSECURITY SITUATION IN UNIUYO

University of Uyo condition in terms of awful security situation was further exposed recently when the female students of the institution protested in the...

CSP ERHABOR: A RARE NIGERIAN PATRIOT, POLICEMAN

CSP Francis Osagie Erhabor is the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of D Division Itam, Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. He has never taken...

LABOUR SEEKS BUHARI’S INTERVENTION ON MINIMUM WAGE

Organised labour has sought President Muhammadu Buhari ’ s intervention to resolve the dispute over the N30, 000 new minimum wage . At a meeting...

WASTEFUL, IRRELEVANT VISITS TO ASO ROCK

Since President Muhammadu Buhari was re-elected for a second and last term, he has been playing host to groups generally known as traditional rulers,...

MIKE IGINI: WHEN INTEGRITY SUPERSEDES INDUCEMENT

In the last few months,there has been several articles,press statements,social media posts by the Akwa Ibom State chapter of the All Progressive Congress(APC),aimed at...

AS APC DRAWS DAGGARS ON IGINI

By Kenneth JUDE The 2019 general elections may have come and gone, but echoes from the polls are still reverberating across the country with the...

DEALING WITH INTERNAL ANTAGONISM IN IGBO LAND

By Ifeanyi OKALI We the people of South East must shun hate and strife amongst ourselves if we must move forward like the rest of...

MONTY: A STUDY SPECIMEN AND AN ASSET TO AKWA IBOM STATE

By Kufre Umoefon As Akwaibomites, we will forever remain thankful to God who has generously bestowed so much on us as a people. We are...

THE EMERGENCE OF RT. Hon. ANIEKAN BASSEY AS SPEAKER IS DIVINE...

By Prince Inyang EKPE-ATAKPO   The emergence of Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey as Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has been described as...

BETWEEN MIKE IGINI AND AKPABIO: WHO IS ACTUALLY CORRUPT?

Whenever a pot calls a kettle black, one cannot stop to laugh. But when a pot calls a golden plate black, know that satan...

HENRY ARCHIBONG: AS SECOND TERM BECKONS

By George AKPAN It was Martin Luther King Jnr. Who said that “A leader is not one who searches for consensus, but one who moulds...

AKWA IBOM APC: ITS HALF-WITTED AND FATUOUS STYLE

RICHARD PETERS Ever since I read a press release from the Akwa Ibom State APC and signed by the publicity secretary, Mr. Nkereuwem Enyongekere in...

APC RENEWED ATTACKS ON MIKE IGINI,RECOUNTING FAILURES

It is no news that the members and chieftains of the All progressive congress ( APC) in Akwa Ibom State have renewed their media...

INI EMEMOBONG: APC’S ACHILLES HEEL OR REDEEMER?

By Osundu AHIRIKA Finally, the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Akwa Ibom State, have unwittingly admitted the obvious. The State Publicity Secretary of the Peoples...

APC AND POLICE: COLLUDING TO THWART JUSTICE IN A’IBOM

Richard Peters The story of the arrest and torture of one Anthony Ejike Nwakwo, whom the Police alleged to have been caught with recalibrated...

9th NASS LEADERSHIP:WHAT’S ONOFIOK LUKE UP TO?

By Iniobong JOHN Against the position and direction of National leadership of his party, the PDP, the outgoing Speaker of the Akwa Ibom state House...

NSIKAK EKONG’S VICTORY SECRETES EXPOSED

By Kufre Umoefon. It is unquestionably natural for every right-thinking head to be objectively  inquisitive of knowing the behind-the-scene reasons, good or bad, for exceptionally...

RE: INI EMEMOBONG’S BLOATED EGO AND GODSWILL AKPABIO’S ETHNIC CARD.

We are constrained to respond to an epistle by one Sampson Sampson which sought to denigrate the person and office of Mr. Ini Ememobong,...

THE LIES AND LIARS OF THE ELECTION

By Senator Godswill AKPABIO There are three kinds of people. In the first category you have those who make things happen. In the second...

NIGERIA, BUHARI AND THE COMMON MAN

By Arc. (Obong) Victor Attah Let me start by asking the question, “who is the common man; who is the average Nigerian Family”? It reminds...

PASSIONATE APPEAL TO MY DISTINGUISHED SENATOR GODSWILL AKPABIO

  When I openly decided to endorse your candidacy for Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District, I incurred the wrath of a good number of friends who...

A’IBOM GUBER: AS APC GETS MORE DESPERATE

By Kenneth Jude The desperation by leaders of the APC in Akwa Ibom to trade off the state to an avaricious cabal at the so-called...

WHY ABAK-5 WILL NOT VOTE FOR APC CANDIDATE, SENATOR GODSWILL OBOT...

Abak-5 is a prominent political blog in Akwa Ibom Northwest (Ikot Ekpene) senatorial District, carved from the former Abak Division. It is made up...

IGP MUHAMMED ADAMU, WHY POLITICIZED NIGERIAN POLICE FORCE IN AKWA IBOM?

Before now, the vision of the Nigerian police force has been “To make Nigeria safer and more secure for economic development and growth; to...

BEHOLD, THE SCRIBES OF A’IBOM POLITICS

By: Thomas Thomas The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State has apparently run out of propaganda, and the only issue they meander to...

NSIMA EKERE: THE HANDBAG AND iPHONE GOVERNOR AKWA IBOM WILL NEVER...

As the build up to the 2019 governorship elections gathers momentum, Akwa Ibom people have decided, to take their destinies in their own hands....

WHAT GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL TOLD ME IN OUR MEETING

It was a cool evening of September 22, 2018, at the Akwa Ibom Governor’s lodge at Asokoro, Abuja, when I was ushered in to...

MACAIRE: A TOOL FOR SAFE USE BY THE IKONO-INI PEOPLE

By Imo Owo Tools are vital to the successful execution of most on-site tasks. Equally vital is the proper usage of the appropriate tools, because...

NSIMA EKERE: A FACEBOOK GOVERNOR AND THE REAL GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL

Several Authors, like Lyndon Johnson, George Carlin, and Lyndon Johnson, had postulated that, “Bad officials are elected by good citizens who don't vote.”...

UNOMA AKPABIO’S DESPERATION TO BECOME AKWA IBOM FIRST LADY AGAIN

Recent activities of Mrs.Unoma Akpabio, over her failed attempt to perform the functions of the First Lady of the State, has been totally condemned...