NIGERIA APPROACHES WORLD BANK FOR FRESH $2.5BN LOAN

The World Bank has said that it is in talks with Nigeria for a fresh loan of $ 2 . 5 bn.   This is despite...

JUNE 12: ABIOLA WOULD HAVE BEEN CAMPAIGNING FOR PDP IF HE...

By Edifon ABASI-OBOTt   The Special Adviser to the Governor of Akwa Ibom State on Political and Legislative Affairs Barr. Ekong Sampson has identified hope, justice...

NYSC TO ANNOUNCE NEW STIPEND FOR CORPS MEMBERS – DG

The Director General of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brigadier General Suleiman Kazaure, has said that the long awaited wage review for corps members...

UDOM GETS ANOTHER N15BILLION LOAN APPROVAL

Governor Udom Emmanuel got another N15billion loan approval from the State House of Assembly. This was sequel to his request and persistent lobby of members...

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Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) commences inauguration of mobilization and Advisory Committee for the forthcoming Local Government elections.

NIGER DELTA MILITANTS DARE BUHARI – BRING ON THE WAR, YOU’LL...

The Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate has declared that it will commence operations to sabotage Nigeria's oil production output and dared President Muhammadu Buhari...

LOCKDOWN: POLICE TURN MEDICAL DOCTORS BACK ON AKWA IBOM ROADS —...

Police officers enforcing the lockdown in Akwa Ibom State, on Monday, reportedly prevented several authorized persons, including medical doctors, from driving through major roads...

NEW MINIMUM WAGE: FG SPEAKS ON PAYING NIGERIAN WORKERS AMOUNTS SIMILAR...

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has said Nigeria is still a third world country and should not be compared with the...

UFOT EBONG SLAMS JOURNALISTS

By Dopse Eberefiak Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Technical Matters and Due Process, Elder Uffot Ebong, may sooner than later apologize...

STATES’ MINIMUM WAGE NEGOTIATING COUNCILS GET GUIDELINES TODAY

The 36 state councils of the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council will on Tuesday ( today ) meet with the national body of the...

IBOM SPECIALIST HOSPITAL WILL REVERSE MEDICAL TOURISM ABROAD – HEALTH MINISTER

The Federal Government says it will partner with the Akwa Ibom Government on the operations of Ibom Specialist Hospital to stop Nigerians from seeking...

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FINALLY, FG APPROVES IBOM DEEP SEAPORT

The Federal Executive Council has approved the full business case of Ibom Deep seaport at their meeting today. This signals the Federal Government’s approval for...

Nnamdi Kanu reveals real reason DSS re-arrested Sowore in Court

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement by...

2019: ASHIMOLOWO, CAN, PFN ANOINT UDOM FOR SECOND TERM

Religious leaders under the aegis of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) have anointed and endorsed Governor Udom Emmanuel...

TEN KILLED, SEVERAL HOUSES BURNT AS USUMUTONG, EDIBA COMMUNITIES CLASH IN...

At least, ten persons have been reported killed and several houses razed down in a communal clash that ensued between the people of Usumutong...

HOW GOV UDOM EMMANUEL IS ENDING A DECADE OF ARREARS OF...

By B. N. Etim Few weeks to Christmas, some retired primary school teachers in Akwa Ibom state and their next - of - kins, protested...

IGP IDRIS INVITES A’IBOM GOVERNOR’S CAMPAIGN TEAM TO ABUJA FOR QUESTIONING...

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has elected to lead his team of Campaign Coordinators to the Inspector General of Police who summoned them...

UYO CHAIRMAN LAYS FOUNDATION STONE FOR BEFITTING ADMIN BLOCK

...Lists His Mid-Term Achievements By Ephraim Ekpo The Executive Chairman, Uyo Local Government Council, Elder (Hon) Imoh Okon, on Thursday, laid a foundation stone for the...

ACTING PRESIDENT INAUGURATES NEW MINISTERS ON NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday inaugurated Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) as ministers with a task to immediately join the cabinet in...

CORRUPTION ALLEGATION: IGP IBRAHIM IDRIS GETS 5-DAY ULTIMATUM TO RESIGN

A group under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Society Groups for Integrity and Justice (CCSGIJ), has requested that the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim...

YOU HAVE 7-DAYS TO MAKE OUR RUNNING COST PUBLIC, CONASSLA TELLS...

Aides of senators, Reps under the aegis of the Conference of National Assembly Legislative Aides (CONASSLA), have asked President Muhmmadu Buhari and the Vice...

COVID-19: U.S. FUNDING ASSISTANCE TO NIGERIA HITS $21.4 MILLION – EMBASSY

The United States government says it has spent about $21.4 million in assistance to Nigeria over the COVID-19 pandemic. It said it gave the assistance...

AKHA SPEAKER SUES FOR UNITY FROM CONSTITUENTS ON PROPOSED ESTABLISHMENT OF...

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has called for cooperation from the people of Ibikpe, Ikpa...

ARMY’S SHOW OF FORCE: APC’S SMOKESCREEN FOR ELECTION RIGGING

The recent show of force and subsequent declaration of 10 “local Government areas as flash points by the Nigerian army is a veiled rigging...

A’ IBOM STATE GOVERNMENT COMPLETES CONSTRUCTION OF 18 NEW ROADS

A total of 18 new roads in Ewet Housing Estate Extension, constructed by the Akwa Ibom State Government, are to be commissioned in...

Fani-Kayode’s Words Before He Was Rearrested by the EFCC

Nigeria's former Aviation Minister, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode was on Friday afternoon rearrested by the EFCC at a Federal High Court in Lagos. As he...

We Are Set to Deliver World Class Shopping Mall at Ibom...

By David Augustine   Median Construction Development Nigerian Limited, the major investors at the Ibom Tropicana Mall has assured the government and people of Akwa Ibom...

WHY EFCC ARRESTED INNOSON MOTOR’S CEO

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) has stated why the it arrested owner of INNOSON Motors, Chief Innocent Chukwuma. According to the Commission,...

ATTACK ON FAYOSE: THREAT,  GRAVE DANGER TO SUSTENANCE OF DEMOCRACY –...

Ndifreke P. AKPAN The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, Wednesday night condemned the reported police brutality on his Ekiti State counterpart, Governor Ayo...

AKHA SPEAKER ADVOCATES SYNERGY TO STRENGTHEN LEGISLATIVE INSTITUTION 

The Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Barrister Onofiok Luke has said that the leadership and management of the Akwa Ibom...

DEMOLITION OF HIGH COMMISSION BUILDING IN GHANA EXPOSED BUHARI, APC INCOMPETENCE,...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the demolition of the Nigeria’s Embassy in Ghana has further shown how the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Presidency...

BUHARI IS OF SOUND MIND – EX-SENATE PRESIDENT, KEN NNAMANI

Former Senate President, Chief Ken Nnamani, on Thursday, declared that President Muhammadu Buhari is of sound mind. Nnamani spoke at the All Progressives Congress, APC,...

UDOM’S AIDE LAUNCHES STUDENTS WELFARE SCHEME

In a bid to better the welfare of Akwa Ibom students, Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Student Matters, Comrade Aquila Otobong Akpan,...