IME UWAH: LIVING IN-BETWEEN PASSION AND SUCCESS

By: Udeme INYANG A week ago, a casual post by Ime Uwah on one of his social media pages not only attracted attention and traffic...

ST MARY’S SCIENCE COLLEGE OLD STUDENTS GIVE BACK TO ALMA MATER...

Publicity Secretary of the Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Barrister Ini Ememobong, has commended his colleagues, the ‘Class of...

UDOM’S AIDE ASSISTS 11 STUDENTS OF ENIONG OFFOT COMMUNITY WITH JAMB...

The Special Assistant to Governor on Local Media, Akparawa (Prince) Emmanuel Sam has purchased JAMB form for eleven students of Eniong Offot Community, Uyo...

62% FAIL MATHS, ENGLISH AS WAEC RELEASES NOV/DEC WASSCE

A total of 66,497 out of the 172,699 candidates who sat for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates this year...

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY ASPIRANT CANVASSES ACCESS TO BASIC EDUCATION

Before Nigeria can successfully do justice to its desire of giving education to all its citizenry, stakeholders must be interested in ensuring that the...

A’IBOM GROUP LAUNCHES ‘STUDENTS MUST HAVE NATIONAL IDENTITY CARD PROJECT’

The Amayam Conscience Group, a socio-political entity of Amayam Clan in present-day Ikot Ekpene is rolling out drums to herald their Education for Development...

Senate Extends JAMB Result Validity To Three Years

The Senate, today (Thursday) passed the amendment to the law establishing the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). The law now extends the validity of...

UYO 2019: OWODIONG-IDEMEKO DECLARED WANTED

For being a humanist with a large and accommodating heart, Ide Owodiong-Idemeko, an accomplished Human Resources Manager, Political Scientist, Administrator, Change Agent, Project Manager,...

CANDIDATES REJECT UTME SCORES, DEMAND SCRAPPING OF JAMB

Some candidates who sat for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) organized by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) have rejected their...

Uniuyo Convocation: Akwapoly Acting Rector congratulates First Lady over Honorary Doctor...

The Acting Rector of Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot Osurua, Dr Moses Umobong has congratulated the First Lady and wife of the Executive Governor...

EUNICE THOMAS AND HER QUALITIES OF SEDUCTION

By Otobong Sampson We began the scheduled interview almost an hour after I arrived. A young man led me up the stairway and I met...

GOV. UDOM EMMANUEL’S INAUGURATION LECTURE HOLDS ON TUESDAY

By Darlington UDOBONG An inauguration lecture in honour of Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has been scheduled to hold on Tuesday, May 28,...

ROBBERY ATTACK: UNIVERSITY OF UYO SHUTS DOWN ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

The Management of University of Uyo has shut down the Ivory Tower over an armed robbery attack on campus. The attack has also forced...

2019: YDP IS A CREDIBLE ALTERNATIVE – ARC NYA-ETOK

The 2014 “Housing Man of the Year” and Chairman of the foremost Architectural firm, Novone Consult Limited, Arc Ezekiel Nya-Etok, is the National Chairman...

JAMB OPENS 2017 UTME REGISTRATION PORTAL

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) registration portal for the 2017 UTME is now open. The Board invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for...

PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS LAUD INI EMEMOBONG OVER ICT DEVELOPMENT

  ... Gets Agricultural Cooperative Society As Retirement Plan By Martins INYANGETOH Teachers in Public schools within Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area have lauded the State Publicity...

SCOURGE OF CULTISM IN STATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS HIGHLY CONDEMNABLE – A’IBOM...

The Akwa lbom State House of Assembly has condemned the recent breach of public peace by some secondary school students in the state. At Plenary...

AS TOWER OF IVORY SCHOOLS MARK SIXTH ANNIVERSARY

By TOROBONG EKPO From a staff strength of 31, 23 students and three building wrapped in an undeveloped Ediene-Abak community of Abak Local Government Area...

2019: ‘DON’T PAINT NONEXISTENCE PICTURE OF RELIGIOUS WAR IN A’IBOM’ –...

Students of Akwa Ibom State have warned those championing a campaign of calumny against the State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, with the sole...

SHELL INAUGURATES N2.04bn LIBRARY IN NIGER DELTA

Shell Companies in Nigeria on Tuesday inaugurated an ultra-modern public library worth N2.04bn to be managed by the Port Harcourt Literary Society. Inaugurating the library...

EFCC Did Not Arrest AKWAPOLY Rector

The attention of the Rector of the Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot Osurua has been drawn to a lead story in one of the...

357 PRISON INMATE TO WRITE UTME – JAMB

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says out of the 1.7 million candidates that will sit for UTME examinations on Saturday, 357 are...

COVID-19: A’IBOM ASSEMBLY MAKES CASE FOR TRAINING OF TEACHERS ON E-LEARNING...

Following perceived lack of preparedness by Primary and Secondary School Teachers to confront changes in the education system occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic, the...

UNIUYO SUG ELECTION: CULT GROUPS NOMINATE CANDIDATE

Violence, anarchy, bloodbath and death looms in the University of Uyo as four different cult groups battle to install their nominees for the Office...

LET’S TURN IT AROUND: AN EDUCATIONAL PANACEA FOR NIGERIANS

… A Platform To Rekindle Reading Culture In Our Youth Ukpong UKPONG There is a consensus that one of the major reasons why quality...

IKOT EKPENE LOCAL GOVERNMENT POLL: UMO AMADU SAILS

Umo Amadu Akpan is unquestionably one of the brightest minds spotted for the Ikot Ekpene big job. The enduring image of him by the...

NANS WARNS AGAINST TERTIARY INSTITUTION’S PLAN TO PROSCRIBE STUDENT UNIONISM

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Oyo State axis, has urged the management of Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan to shelve its plan...

JAMB INTRODUCES NEW GUIDELINES FOR 2017 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has introduced new rules and guidelines that may eliminate fraudulent practices in the examination system ahead of...

AKSG SET TO HOLD EDUCATION SUMMIT

All is now set for the hosting of the maiden edition of Akwa Ibom State Education Summit, tagged Human Capacity Development for Sustainable Transformation...

HUAWEI TO ESTABLISH ICT ACADEMY IN AKWAPOLY

Ntekim to media: Exercise professional wisdom, patriotism in your reportage The dream of the Akwa Ibom State Government repositioning the state to become a...

PROF. NSE ESSIEN HOSTS WINNERS AT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EXPO’

By Joseph Robert Governor Udom Emmanuel’s drive to make Akwa Ibom a Science and Technology hub has received a major boost as three Akwa Ibom...

ANIEKAN BASSEY CALLS FOR PRESERVATION, PROMOTION OF A’IBOM LANGUAGE  

Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has said the progress and development of the state will be...

AKSU STRIKE: ASUU GIVES STATE GOVT ULTIMATUM

- Says Agreement Was Signed Under Duress Following the resolutions reached at a meeting of the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Head of Civil...

GOV UDOM’S AIDE AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO OBOT AKARA STUDENTS

As part of his empowerment scheme and in support of the free and compulsory education programmes of the Akwa Ibom State Government, the Senior...