POWER: FG SEEKS FRESH $3bn LOAN AS DARKNESS PERVADES NIGERIA

  Nigeria ’ s power sector has consumed billions of dollars but the supply of electricity across the country is still appalling , Okechukwu Nnodim writes Despite...

UYO: HOODLUMS VANDALIZE NTA STATION, SET VEHICLES ABLAZE

Hoodlums yesterday attacked the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Channel 12, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The hoodlums vandalised the offices and set vehicles belonging to the...

ELECTION PETITION: PARTIES ADOPT WRITTEN ADDRESSES IN SUPPORT OF CLAIMS

Today, September 10, 2019, The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo, The Akwa Ibom State Capital received the final addresses of all the...

TRIBUNAL DISMISSES MORE PETITIONS IN CROSS RIVER, UPHOLDS NATIONAL ASSEMBLY POLL...

The Cross River State Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed five additional petitions in the state and ruled in favour of the Peoples Democratic Party...

ALLEGED LAND SCANDAL ON EKERE AFIA: THE TRUE STORY

  BY EMMANUEL IKPE Against the backdrop of a news publication circulating online and in some local tabloids with the caption ‘’A’Ibom Board Member in Land...

N5BILLION IBENO SKILL ACQUISITION CENTRE UNDER THREAT OF OBLIVION

  By Darlington UDOBONG   A multibillion Naira educational facility in Akwa Ibom State, the Ibeno Skill Acquisition Centre, put up by the Ministry of Niger...

A’IBOM LABOUR LEADERS, WORKERS RELISH HISTORIC MAY DAY SYMPOSIUM

  By Edifon ABASI-OBOT   Labour leaders in Akwa Ibom State have lauded the initiative of the pre-workers' day symposium by the State Ministry of Economic Development,...

AKHA POLLS: PRODUCE YOUR CERTIFICATE OR ROT IN JAIL, UMOH TELLS...

By Darlington UDOBONG The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Essien Udim State Constituency in the just concluded State House of Assembly election...

POLICE BRUTALITY: HOW IGP SQUAD MAIMED, ABUSED DIVORCEE IN A’IBOM

By Darlington UDOBONG Mrs. Margaret Etim Udoh, a divorcee and Senior Nursing Officer at Nung Udoe Health Centre, has petition the Inspector General of Police,...

IBOM DEEP SEAPORT: A’IBOM GOVT PLANS FTZ

Otobong SAMPSON The past administration under Governor Godswill Akpabio did nothing, other than land acquisition, to drive the Ibom Deep Seaport project, it has been...

APC LACKS MORAL JUSTIFICATION TO BLAME ANYBODY FOR ITS FAILURE – ALM A socio-political group, Akwa Ibom Liberation Movement, has reacted to attempt by the...

CDGG-Africa Condemns Senator Akpabio’s Assaults on Essien Udim Electoral Officer, INEC...

Sensing the imminent defeat of his party the APC, in today's elections, the former Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio is reported to have...

A’IBOM ELECTIONS: ROYAL FATHERS WARN AGAINST VIOLENCE

... Insist On Eight Years For Udom Emmanuel By Otobong NSEKPONG Traditional Rulers in Akwa Ibom state have unanimously condemned violence in the electoral process as...

EXCLUSIVE: THEY WANT ME REMOVED BECAUSE I’VE REFUSED TO COMPROMISE –...

  By Isine IBANGA   The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Akwa Ibom State, Mike Igini, has accused those trying to compromise the electoral process in the state...

2019: EKEFRE SLAMS A’IBOM APC OVER MISCHIEVOUS DISCLAIMER

I have just come across a spurious publication perpetrated by Mr. Ini Okopido, Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State...

SENATOR AKPABIO, NSE NTUEN CAMPING THUGS FOR SATURDAY’S POLLS – ESSIEN...

By Uwakmfon DAN Coming less than twenty four hours to the Presidential and National Assembly Elections, Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Essien...

‘DIVINE MANDATE’ CONDEMNS ATTACK ON INEC BUSES IN OBOT AKARA LGA...

  The Divine Mandate Campaign Organization has condemned the alleged attack on logistics vehicles of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Obot Akara Local...

WHY MKPAT  ENIN WILL VOTE PDP  – EKONG SAMPSON

By Edifon Solomon The Mkpat Enin Divine Mandate Coordinator and Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Economic Development,  Labour and Manpower. Rt. Hon. (Barr.) Ekong Sampson,...

INSIDE GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL’S INDUSTRIAL ‘REVOLUTION’ IN AKWA IBOM

In 2010, a young, wealthy Nigerian businessman, Charles Udonwa, left his flouring ship-building business in Singapore, and relocated to Akwa Ibom State, with a...

UDOM LAUDS IPU’S HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE

https://youtu.be/1ZHDEgHB1tYhttp://www.ibomtelegraph.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/IPU.mp4 Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has lauded the human capital development initiative of the Ibibio People’s Union (IPU) for young women in...

IYC LAMENTS DEPLOYMENT OF TROOPS TO NIGER DELTA, ACCUSES FG OF...

The Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, worldwide today said the deployment of troops by the military in Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South-West Local Government Area...

2019: INYANGETOH COMMENDS UDOM FOR MAKING AGRICULTURE A CULTURE IN A’IBOM

Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Project Monitoring, Comrade Martins Inyangetoh, has commended the present administration for making agriculture a culture in Akwa...

2019: OBONG EMMANUEL UKPONG-UDO REITERATES ON MANIFESTO, APPEALS FOR UNITY

Mkpoikana-Abasi 2019, a campaign organization projecting the aspiration of Obong Emmanuel Ukpong-Udo for Ikono/INI Federal Constituency, has reiterated on its political manifesto for the...

A’IBOM AIRLINE, IBOMAIR, READY FOR OPERATION WITH OVER 400 DIRECT AND...

The Akwa Ibom State Government has announced its readiness to kick start full operation of own airline company, Ibom Air. The State Commissioner for Special...

HELL BREAKS LOOSE AS AKHA SPEAKER DECLARES SEATS OF 5 LAWMAKERS...

BY Augustine AKPAN   The day began with a tension-soaked Press Release issued by the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Comrade Ini Ememobong, apparently...

ATABONG BEACH: WEALTH IN ABANDONMENT

The saying that Akwa Ibom State is naturally endowed back-to-back is true when one is opportune to move its length and breadth. The traditional...

FLOOD DISASTER HITS TARABA, ADAMAWA, RIVERS, KEBBI, BAYELSA STATES – NEMA...

The Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Engr. Mustapha Maihaja has said that, with ongoing efforts to tackle and assist flood victims...

SAUDI JOURNALIST ‘KILLED INSIDE CONSULATE’ – TURKISH SOURCES

Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of Riyadh, had gone to the building in Istanbul seeking documents for his marriage Turkish officials believe that missing Saudi journalist...

ALLEGED RELIGIOUS WAR IN A’IBOM: A NONEXISTENT INSINUATION

By Edifon Abasi-Obot Attempt by members of the opposition party in Akwa Ibom State to paint a picture of religious discrimination in the State to...

A’IBOM ANNIVERSARY: DEMOCRACY MUST UNITE US AND NOT DIVIDE –EKONG SAMPSON

By Edifon ABASI-OBOT As Akwa Ibom people celebrate their 31st years of existence a state, Special Adviser to the Governor on Political/Legislative Affairs and Water...

2019: LAWYERS’ COALITION DECLARES SUPPORT FOR UDOM’S REELECTION BID

By Darlington UDOBONG Lawyers under the aegis of Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District Lawyers Coalition have declared their support for the Second term bid...

2019: AKWA IBOM INTEREST COULD BEST BE PROTECTED THROUGH THE APC...

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom, Chief Otu Toyo (TotalChair), has said that he wants to represent the state...

ADEOSUN RISKS 14-YEAR JAIL TERM FOR SKIPPING NYSC, FORGING DOCUMENT

Former Nigerian finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, who resigned her position on Friday on account of forging a certificate of national service risks jail term...