NSIMA EKERE, UMANA UMANA’S APPOINTMENTS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR AKWA IBOM STATE

BY N.T.A. EFO Sentiments apart, the appointments of former Deputy Governor Nsima Ekere and former Secretary to the State Government and Governorship candidate of the...

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...

AKWA IBOM AND DEARTH OF GOOD-LOOKING POLITICIANS! By Usoro Usoro There’s a crisis in Akwa Ibom, sorry, Nigeria. We’re running out of good-looking people. No,...

EKET CONSTITUENCY SEAT 2019: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE ZONING FORMULA

By Emmanuel MBONG The word " nascent" was very conspicuous in our political lexicon when full blown democracy reared its head in 1999.But after about...

2019: HOW BUHARI’S MEN PLAN TO CHECKMATE SARAKI, DOGARA, OTHERS

Strategists of President Muhammadu Buhari are leaving nothing to chance in the event that some bigwigs of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) dump...

HARNESSING THE POTENTIALS OF AVIATION IN AKWA IBOM: THE TASK...

By Nelson NseAbasi Going by the body language of the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, if well understood and interpreted, it will...

UDOM EMMANUEL, AKPABIO AND MANAGING THE REVELATIONS

By Osondu AHIRIKA On June 2, 2007, few days after he was sworn in as Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Chief Dr Godswill Obot...

AS OSITA CHIDOKA SEEKS FOR SOLUTIONS OUTSIDE THE PDP

By Chief Otu Ita-Toyo I met and grew to respect Osita Chidoka when he was introduced to us by a kind Akwa Ibom professional...

FOR THE LOVE OF RT. HON. SAM IKON: ENOUGH IS ENOUGH

Ladies and Gentlemen, Permit me once again to dwell on this issue that has been trending since Last Week. It is worthy of note...

GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL: IN THE EYES OF THE PEOPLE

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr.Udom Emmanuel, in his almost four years administration as the state’s helmsman, has proven doubters wrong, setting the pace and...

IKOT EKPENE FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY SEAT: WHAT SENATOR AKPABIO TOLD ME

I have been longing for a while to interview the immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom State and presently the Senate Minority Leader, Senator...

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...

GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL: UPHOLDING THE CHRISTIAN FAITH AMIDST COVID-19 FIGHT

    Throughout the Bible, every King that ever succeeded attained such feat through uncompromising obedience to the Almighty God, and the principle has not changed...

VICTOR ANTAI AND HIS 2019 GOVERNORSHIP DREAM

By Aniekeme Moses Has anyone heard about the 2019 Governorship ambition of Hon. Victor Antai, the man in charge of the Local Government and...

WHO IS AFRAID OF SENATOR GODSWILL AKPABIO?

By N. T. A. Efo It is sad but it is becoming real that Senator Godswill Akpabio is being targeted, in the negative, by men...

GOVERNOR’S AIDE OF THE MOMENT: PRINCE EMMANUEL SAM

By Itoro BASSEY Giving is not just about making a donation, as Kathy Calvin, President and CEO of the United Nations Foundation, said; but it...

OBASANJO, ADC AND THE THIRD FORCE BURDEN

CHIBUZO UKAIBE writes on the interesting selection of African Democratic Congress (ADC) by the former President Olusegun Obasanjo-backed coalition movement as party of choice...

RE: MANY BATTLES OF NDDC BOSS: AN EASTWARD VIEW

By Etekamba Umoren This is in direct reference to a piece as captioned above published on page 18 of Thisday Newspapers in Midweek Politics column...

SAM IKON: A WELL DESERVED BELATED CAR GIFT

By TOROBONG EKPO. Yesterday was exactly 102 days since I wrote an article, titled: "Sam Ikon: A virgin in Maternity Ward?" It was also...

AKWA IBOM AND AKPABIO’S LASTING IMPRESSIONS

By Ofofon Michael “BE not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have great­ness thrust upon them.” – William Shakespeare,...

AKPABIO IN APC : THE SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME

By Osondu AHIRIKA   Prologue   This will be my second and last essay on, using his own words, the 'Uncommon' defection of erstwhile Minority Leader of the...

AKWA IBOM APC, WHEN NO ONE CAN PLAY GOD – By...

On December 18, last year I received a text from my friend and very senior colleague Iboro Otongaran. Although it was a personal message...

YOUTHS AND GOOD GOVERNANCE IN AKWA IBOM STATE

Let me begin by expressing my profound appreciation to the Organizers of this event for inviting me to speak to the youths and people...

MY DEAR SENATOR AKPABIO, WE DONT WANT TO SEE WAR

By Idongesit INYANG "Almost all Warsaw is a sea of flames. To set houses afire is the surest way to deprive the insurgents of their...

CAMPAIGN ON ACHIEVEMENTS

Sammy CHARLES When Deacon Udom Emmanuel birthed on the political soil of Akwa Ibom state, not many had faith in his capacity to deliver. Some rallied...

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CASHEW: THE WONDER PLANT

On the other hand, when you eat foods containing LDL fats (like lard, egg yolk, pork and liver for example), the liver distributes it...

S. J. KING: SHALL OUR HEROES’ PAST BE IN VAIN?

It is our national prayer as a nation that our heroes' past shall not be in vain. This is a familiar line in the...

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...

EKET-IBENO ROAD: IS UDOM EMMANUEL A BULLYING GOVERNOR?

  By Franklyn ISONG In my early sojourn in life, by the special grace of God, I had opportunity to work in some foreign multinational oil...

ENOIDEM, You Don Fall My Hands!

By N. T. A. Efo “A man stands for nothing will fall for anything. -Malcom X Sentiments apart, it made sense to hear that finally,...

JACKBOOT OF TERROR: APC’S CONTINUOUS GAFFE

By Ini Ememobong The All Progressives Congress Akwa Ibom state chapter has in the past few days made strenuous but unsuccessful attempts at painting the...

THIS DREAM MUST NOT DIE

By Olukorede YISHAU He had a dream that one day all the billions of dollars we lose every year to medical trips abroad will become...