AKHA APPROVES SECURITY VILLAGES FOR INCOMING LG CHAIRMEN

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has passed a resolution urging Governor Udom Emmanuel to direct the 31 local government councils in...

MINIMUM WAGE: NO GOING BACK ON OCT 16 DEADLINE – LABOUR

The organised labour in the country yesterday said it has not shifted ground on its plan to embark on a nationwide strike should the...

64TH CPC: A’IBOM SPEAKER LAUDS GIMBA, TASKS PARLIAMENTARIANS ON INNOVATION IN...

  Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has lauded House of Representatives member, Mrs. Zainab Gimba, on her...

ESE ORURU STUNNING NEW LOOK

14-year-old Ese Oruru was abducted in Bayelsa State by Yusnusa Dahiru, who took her to Kano where she was forcefully converted to Islam and...

THE MEDIA COMMUNITY MUST SEE ITSELF AS PART OF A SUPERSTRUCTURE...

By Edifon ABASI-OBOT Journalists in Akwa Ibom State have been urged to see themselves as an integral part of the larger matrix of governance in...

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Governor Udom Emmanuel (middle), posing in a group photograph with Akwa Ibom Contingents to the National Youth Sport Competition in llorin, Kwara State.

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L-R : Akwa Ibom State Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel (2nd left), Secretary to the State Government, Sir Ettekamba Umoren (1st left), Major General Isidore...

IFE KILLING: DEATH TOLL RISES TO 50

Ile-Ife, an ancient town Osun State, was thrown into turmoil few days ago as Yoruba and Hausa took up arms against each other in...

A’IBOM SPEAKER FELICITATES SENATOR HELEN ESUENE ON 70th BIRTHDAY

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has felicitated Senator Helen Esuene on her 70th birthday celebration. The Assembly...

2019: PDP SCREENS ASPIRANTS, ASSURES FREE, FAIR, CREDIBLE PRIMARY

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has screened all aspirants seeking to represent the people at their respective state and federal constituencies as well as...

BREAKING NEWS: ABIA FACTS EDITOR RELEASED

Barely hours after the protest by Coalition of Journalists and Civil Rights Groups demanding the immediate release of blogger and editor of Abia Facts,...

HIGH COURT JUDGE RITA OFILI-AJUMOGOBIA IN TROUBLE FOR RECEIVING N5m FROM...

A Federal High Court Judge, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia is in trouble for reportedly receiving N5m from a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Punch says. EFCC...

MINIMUM WAGE: LABOUR, GOVS TALK TOUGH, FRESH CRISIS OVER NEGOTIATION

  The Nigeria Labour Congress and the Nigeria Governors ’ Forum on Sunday strongly disagreed over specific salary adjustments being sought by workers on the...

THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE POLICE INSPECTOR RAPE INCIDENCE AT MKPAT...

An Uyo based Communications and Security Consultants – Odomas & Associates has come out in defence of the police in connection with the rape...

2019: ESSIEN UDIM COUNCIL CHAIRMAN DISSOLVES CABINET

To further prove his loyalty and commitment to the Udom Emmanuel’s administration, Chairman of Essien Udim Local Government Council, Mr. Raphael Isobara, has approved...

FINALLY, UDOM SACKS ITU, UKANAFUN TRANSITION COMMITTEES

Governor Udom Emmanuel has announced the dissolution of Itu and Ukanafun Local Government Transition Committees following alleged misconduct and improprieties. According to a press...

AKWA IBOM MAY LOSE OVER EURO200MILLION EU SUPPORT

Akwa Ibom State Government risks losing over 200 million euros grants, if the state fails to pay the 30 per cent required counterpart funding...

Bishop Ayah to dedicate St Michael Church Nov 10

...As Fr Tony Umoh marks 10th priestly anniversary The Catholic Bishop of Uyo Diocese, His Lordship, Bishop John Ebebe Ayah will be among dignitaries expected...

NNPC MD, ESTHER OGBUE’S COOK ABSCONDS WITH $6m

A cook who served Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue, a Managing Director at the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Abuja, has absconded with cash and pieces...

2019 APC REPS PRIMARY: PAT ETETE, AKPANOBONG ITUEN IN EARLY LEAD...

  Opinion polls results from Ikot Ekpene and Uyo federal constituencies monitored shows former member of the House of Representatives, Hon Patty Etete and Akpanobong...

NIGERIA POLICE ANNOUNCES PLANS TO RECRUIT 30, 000 OFFICERS

The Nigerian Police Force is set to recruit 30,000 Police officers nationwide before the end of this year aimed at beefing up security in...

ALLEGED PROBE: AKPABIO DENIES DONATING N1.4 BILLION TO COMMERCIAL BANK

  Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio has debunked the allegations that he donated N1.4 billion to a commercial bank.   Akpabio was reacting to recent claims by...

CELEBRATING 30 OUTSTANDING YEARS: ETTEH LAUDS UDOM, AKWA IBOM

The immediate past Leader of Akw Ibom State House of Assembly and Honorary Senior Special Adviser to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Special Duties, Rt....

Unpaid Salary: A’Ibom Female Teacher Goes Naked

A pathetic scene ensued Monday at the Idongesit Nkanga Secretariat when a woman in her middle age arrived the State Universal Basic Education Board(SUBEB)...

WE’LL FOCUS MORE ON TRAINING OF MEMBERS – COOPA

The Coalition of Online Publishers in Akwa Ibom State (COOPA) has prioritized training and retraining of its members in the year 2020 for efficient...

AKWA IBOM CITIZENS TOUR: THE INI SIX-HOUR EXPERIENCE

  By Mfonobong UKPONG   On Saturday 29th July, 2017, a group of about 40 Akwa Ibom youths who are desirous of seeing a better Akwa Ibom,...

APC DARES UDOM, PDP AGAIN

The Media Directorate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has dared the administration of Governor Udom Emmanuel, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) saying for...

FG advises civil servants on capacity building

The Acting Head Of Service, Dr Folashade Yemi-Esan wants Nigerians to use their leisure and read Books that will positively impact them rather than...

NIGERIAN POLICE DESCENDING TO LOWER LEVELS OF INFAMY – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State has condemned the level of partisanship of the Nigeria Police Force in the politics of the...

A’IBOM GOVT RAISES ALARM OVER PLOT TO WEAKEN STATE’S APPARATUS

Idongesit ASHAMERI Akwa Ibom Government has raised alarm over alleged plot by the ruling All Progressives Congress to Weaken State's apparatus, using federal might. Government...

NECO DISMISSES 70 WORKERS OVER CERTIFICATE FORGERY

The National Examinations Council has approved the dismissal of 70 of its workers over certificate forgery, asking them to quit work. The NECO Governing Board...

ASABA: OKPOLUPM ETTEH INDUCTED MEMBER OF NIPR

By Glory James It was yet another added responsibility for the erudite Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Special Duties, Rt. Hon. Okpolupm Etteh, as he...

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...

BALLOTS BOX SNATCHER SHOT DEAD IN UKANAFUN

Soldiers monitoring the conduct of election in Ukanafun have killed a young man as he made away with ballot box at a polling unit...