IBOM GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB LAUNCHES ‘UDOM VICTORY TOURNAMENT’

… Registered Over 160 Golfer Across Nigeria By Darlington UDOBONG Captain of the Ibom Golf and Country Club, Barrister Usenobong Akpabio, has said over 160 golfers...

UDOM VICTORY GOLF TOURNAMENT HOLDS ON SATURDAY

All is now set for the Ibom Golf and Country Club to host a one day Victory Tournament in honor of Governor Udom Emmanuel’s...

ALGON UNITY CUP KICKED OFF IN UYO

By Emmanuel AKPAN The maiden edition of Akwa Ibom State Chapter of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) was on Sunday, February 3,...

TRANSFER: BAYERN MUNICH CONFIRM SIGNING PAVARD AHEAD OF LIVERPOOL, MAN UTD

Bayern Munich director of football, Hasan Salihamidzic on Wednesday confirmed the signing of VfB Stuttgart defender, Benjamin Pavard, ahead of Manchester United and Liverpool. The...

USIAK-IFIA WINS MAIDEN UPENEKANG UNITY SOCCER TOURNAMENT

Usiak-Ifia, a village in Upenekang, Ibeno Local Government of Akwa Ibom State, on Sunday emerged winners of the maiden edition of Upenekang Unity Soccer...

MOURINHO’S NEXT JOB REVEALED

Jose Mourinho could be set for a quick return to management, with Benfica reported to be considering his appointment. Despite back-to-back titles in 2016 and...

NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL: THE SOUTH-SOUTH ZONAL ELIMINATION UGLY EXPERIENCE

BY EMMANUEL AKPAN The South South zonal elimination ahead of the forthcoming 19th National Sports Festival may have come and gone, but the impression...

NIGERIA VS LIBYA: ROHR SPEAKS ON MIKEL’S ABSENCE, REVEALS WHEN HE’LL...

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr has explained why captain John Mikel Obi will not feature in Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying...

NIGERIA VS LIBYA: UDOM SLASHES TICKET PRICES BY 50 PERCENT

The Akwa Ibom State government has slashed from N1000 to N500 ticket price for the 2019 AFCON qualifier between Nigeria and Libya which will...

NIGERIA VS LIBYA: VICTOR EKWERE DONATES FREE TICKETS TO MKPAT ENIN...

Ahead of the Nigeria and Libya AFCON Qualifier match to be played in Uyo, the PDP flag bearer for Mkpat Enin State Constituency, Barr...

MODRIC, SALAH, RONALDO IN THE RACE FOR FIFA’S WORLD PLAYER, MESSI...

Cristiano Ronaldo is locked in a race to be crowned FIFA men’s world player, alongside former Real Madrid teammate Luka Modric and Egypt’s...

FRANCE HAS WON THE WORLD CUP FOR AFRICA – EKONG SAMPSON

Special Adviser in the Akwa Ibom State Bureau of Political, Legislative Affairs and Water Resources, Barrister Ekong Sampson, has described France’s victory as victory...

SALAH BREAKS RECORD AND BOATENG LEAVES BARCA HEARTBROKEN

Egyptian Mohamed Salah broke a record and Ghanaian Emmanuel Boateng left Barcelona heartbroken as they became the top African performers in the elite European...

AIPS TO HONOUR NYESOM WIKE IN BRUSSELS 

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State will be on the spotlight in Brussels, Belgium next week as the world’s sports media converge in Europe’s...

YAYA TOURE PLAYS FINAL MATCH FOR CITY WEDNESDAY 

Talented Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure will play his final game for Manchester City next Wednesday, when the champions face Brighton & Hove Albion, the...

RUSSIA 2018: MEDIA ACCREDITATION REQUESTS OVER 2000

Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup media centres received 2,000 applications for accreditation from foreign and local journalists, the Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency’s press...

ENYIMBA, AKWA UNITED READY TO EXHALE

Two of Nigeria’s representatives in the CAF Confederation Cup, Enyimba of Aba and Akwa United will go into today’s final leg of the preliminary...

MAN CITY TRIO, SALAH, KANE, NOMINATED FOR PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne, Leroy Sane and David Silva lead a six-strong cast that also includes the prolific Mohamed Salah and Harry Kane...

UYO 2018: UDOM TASKS PARTICIPANTS AT AIRFORCE SPORTS COMBATANTS TO GIVE...

  Ndifreke P. AKPAN     Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has tasked participants at the Nigerian Air force, NAF 3rd Combat Sports Competition tagged: Uyo...

AKWA UTD FLIES DANA FOR THE LEAGUE

Plans have been concluded to sign off Dana Airlines as the Airline of foremost Nigeria Professional league Club, Akwa United FC. A release by Mr...

SUPER EAGLES SECURE 1-1 DRAW AGAINST ALGERIA, DASHED SOUTH AFRICA’S WORLD...

  Super Eagles yesterday ended their Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers with a 100 percent record, securing a 1-1 draw against Algeria. John Ogu scored for...

MOSES MISSING AS ROHR NAMES 24 PLAYERS FOR ALGERIA, ARGENTINA MATCHES

Chelsea star, Victor Moses is the most conspicuous absentee in Coach Gernot Rohr’s list of players for Nigeria’s last World Cup qualifying game against...

UDOM CONGRATULATES IBOM ANGELS & AKWA UNITED FC, CALLS FOR REVIEW...

Akwa Ibom Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has called on the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), to explore ways of possible review of...

GOVERNOR EMMANUEL CONGRATULATES AKWA UNITED

  Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel has congratulated the Akwa United Football Club of Uyo for wining the maiden edition of the Aiteo Cup. The...

PUNCH REPORT FALSE, NOBODY DIED DURING ZAMBIA/NIGERIA MATCH – CHARLES UDOH

The Akwa Ibom state government has described as false and misleading, a report in the Punch Newspaper of October 8, 2017, which alleged that...

AKWA UNITED MOVES TO THIRD POSITION

Akwa United cruised to third place on the Nigeria Professional Football League table with a 1-0 victory over Enyimba International at the Godswill Akpabio...

ENUGU RANGERS ENDS AKWA UNITED’S UNBEATEN RUN

Akwa United's five matches unbeaten run came to an end in Enugu when a 12th minute goal by Bright Silas helped champions Enugu...

2017 UNITY TOURNAMENT: ALL HAIL NTO ABATAKURE FC

The Ikot Udoe Six-Aside 2017 Unity Football Tournament which was one of the events rolled out by the Supervisor for Youth and Sports in...

CHELSEA WINS PREMIER LEAGUE

Chelsea FC has picked the 2016/2017 Premier League title for the sixth time in history. Michy Batshuayi, the summer-signed striker who has waited patiently for...

AKWA UNITED TO PLAY HILLS FC, HEARTLAND IN FRIENDLIES

  As part of preparations for the second stanza of the Nigeria Professional Football League, Akwa United FC will play two friendlies to get the...

NEWLY ELECTED CAF PRESIDENT, AHMAD, REJECTS SALARY

The newly elected President of Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad has said he has refused to accept a salary from African football's...

UDOM OPENS MAIDEN SCHOOLS SPORTS COMPETITION IN UYO

The first ever youth sports festival for schools in Akwa Ibom State has been declared open with a charge on students to see the...

ENYEAMA MAKES LIGUE 1 TEAM OF THE WEEK

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has been listed in the Ligue 1 Team of the Week in France, following a fantastic showing at...

PROTEST: UNPAID SUPER FALCONS HITS ON BUHARI, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

The players of Nigeria’s senior women’s national team, the Super Falcons, are staging a protest at the gates of the National Assembly to press...