N-POWER: OSINBAJO ORDERS PORTAL TO BE OPENED JUNE 17

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed that online portal of the Federal Government’s job initiative, N-Power, be re-opened on June 17. This was disclosed by...

INFO COMMISSIONER STRIKES PARTNERSHIP WITH ACADEMIA FOR STAFF TRAINING

...Institutes #400,000 Worth Prizes for Two Best Graduating Communication Arts Students in All Classes   The Ministry of Information & Strategy, Akwa Ibom State has partnered...

EPHRAIM INYANG TAKES OVER AKWA IBOM ROAD MAINTENANCE AGENCY

State Commissioner for Works, Mr. Ephraim Inyang has reiterated the commitment of the Udom Emmanuel-led administration to improved quality infrastructure, roads and their maintenances...

FG INAUGURATES THREE-MAN INTERIM MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE FOR NDDC

The Federal Government has inaugurated a three-man Interim Management Committee to oversee the management of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The Interim Management...

COURT OF APPEAL TO BE ESTABLISHED IN AKWA IBOM – ITA...

Plans have been concluded for the establishment of a Court of Appeal in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu...

NIGERIA DECLARES NATIONAL DISASTER AS FLOODS KILL OVER 100

Over 100 people have died in floods in several Nigerian states following heavy rains that caused the Rivers Niger and Benue to overflow, the...

POULTRY FARMERS COMMEND UDOM OVER HATCHERY

Poultry farmers in Akwa Ibom state have expressed joy to Governor Udom Emmanuel for putting a world class hatchery that has the capacity to...

FOUNDER OF AIT, RAYMOND DOKPESI, 7 FAMILY MEMBERS TEST POSITIVE FOR...

  Founder DAAR Communications Plc, owners of AIT and Raypower, Raymond Dokpesi Snr and seven of his family members have tested positive for coronavirus. He made...

FACE THE PEOPLE – EKPENYONG TELLS UDOM

Former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Engr. Chris Ekpenyong, says Governor Udom Emmanuel should make the people the pivot of his policy. Speaking to...

NIGERIA AT 59: A’IBOM SPEAKER CALLS FOR UNITY, DEVELOPMENT OF IBOM...

Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has appealed to the people of the state and indeed Nigerians...

2019 GOVERNORSHIP: AKPABIO, AKHA SPEAKER ENDORSE UDOM

Prominent political figures in the state have called for total support for Governor Udom Emmanuel beyond 2019 at a function organized by Mboho Mkparawa...

N2.4BN FRAUD: COURT ISSUES WARRANT ON NSIMA EKERE, OTHERS

A Chief Magistrate's Court sitting in Rivers State has issued a warrant of arrest against the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Mr Nsima...

2019: INTRIGUES TRAIL AS UMOREN MAKES WAY FOR EKUWEM AS SSG

The stakes, intrigues and political dynamics that will shape the politics of 2019 were, again, unfolded on Monday, January16, 2017, when Governor Udom Emmanuel...

A’IBOM ASSEMBLY ENACTS LAW AGAINST VIOLENCE AND RELATED MATTERS

By Mfonobong UKPONG Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has passed into law a bill seeking to prohibit all forms of violence against persons and...

STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY PARTNERS FIDA TO ACHIEVE HIGHER GOALS

The Speaker, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Barrister Onofiok Luke, has stated the readiness of the House to partner the Akwa Ibom State...

CATHOLIC GROUPS OPPOSE NGO BILL, ACCUSE SPONSOR OF SUBTLY PROMOTING ISLAM

A Christian group has criticized the Non-Governmental Organization Bill seeking to regulate the affairs of NGOs in the country. The bill — titled, “A Bill...

LAGOS LAWMAKER, TUNDE BRAIMOH IS DEAD

Tunde Braimoh, a member of the Lagos State House of Assembly representing Kosofe Constituency II, is dead. He died Friday morning. A source close to the...

FEDERAL GOVT HAS ABANDONED RIVERS – WIKE

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has said that his administration was investing in Federal Judiciary infrastructure because the Federal Government has abandoned her responsibilities...

CORONAVIRUS: GOVERNORS AGREE ON INTERSTATE LOCKDOWN, MULL

The Nigerian Governors’Forum has called for the decentralization of the activities of the COVID-19 response from Federal to local government to curtail further spread...

COVID-19: GOVERNOR EMMANUEL TO REOPEN CHURCHES ON SUNDAY

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has approved that churches in the state would be reopened on Sunday, June 7, 2020. In a statement...

2019: FG WITHDRAWS ARMY FROM A’IBOM GOVT HOUSE

The Akwa Ibom State Government has condemned the withdrawal of the services of the Nigerian Army its Government House by the Buhari-led Federal Government. According...

MKPAT ENIN POLITICAL TUSSLE: MISCHIEF TAKEN TOO FAR

the recent alleged endorsement of Dr Sydney Udofot by stakeholders of Mkpat Enin Local Government Area has been described as a mischief taken too...

2020: ETTEH URGES A’IBOM PEOPLE TO OWN GOVERNMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT TO...

Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Special Duties, Rt. Hon. Okpolupm Etteh, has urged the people of the state to rise up to their responsibility...

2019: UDOM’S DECLARATION, SIGN OF GREATER THINGS FOR AKWA IBOM –...

Ikot Akpa Edet village in Ndiya Clan, Ikono Local Government Area came alive on Wednesday when Obong Emmanuel Ukpong-Udo, a leading aspirant for the...

AKWA IBOM CHRISTMAS CAROLS FESTIVAL 2018

Pomp in Akwa Ibom, as the count down gets closer

ASUU LISTS 6 REASONS FOR AGITATIONS, RECURRING STRIKE

The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU), has explained that its agitations and actions over the years were over six demands. Prof. Theophilus Lagi, Abuja...

GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL SWEARS IN NEW HEAD OF CHIEFS, OTHERS

  Governor Udom Emmanuel has re-iterated his call on royal fathers in Akwa Ibom state to caution their youths against taking laws into their hands...

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...

APC BILLBOARD: AKWA IBOM GOVT DECRIES INVITATION OF ITS OFFICIALS TO...

The Akwa Ibom state Government yesterday faulted the directive from the Police Headquarters in Abuja, inviting the Commissioner for Environment, Dr. Iniobong Essien as...

TOWN HALL MEETING: AKHA SPEAKER PROMISES MORE DEVELOPMENT FOR CONSTITUENTS

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, on Tuesday, said he will continue to collar with the...

2020 RAMADAN BEGINS FRIDAY, SULTAN OF SOKOTO DECLARES

Following the sighting of the moon, this year’s Ramadan starts Friday, the Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, announced Thursday. Thepresident of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) said...

UDOM TO COMMENCE SOLAR ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT IN AKWA IBOM

In preparation for the commencement of the Akwa Ibom solar electrification project, Governor Udom Emmanuel met with stakeholders in Akpabom Community in ONNA Local...

A STATE BROADCAST BY HIS EXCELLENCY MR. UDOM EMMANUEL, GOVERNOR OF...

My Fellow Akwa Ibomites, Today is the 29th birthday of a gem we all treasure; and which belongs to us. A treasure which God in...