ON EXXON MOBIL AND ITS BREAD & BUTTER GIFTS

By Ubong SAMPSON Dating back to 1964, the League of Developing Countries (LCDs) had converged at the first session of the United Nations Conference on...

THAT “ETOK EBOT” QUESTION AND THE BURDEN BEFORE IBESIKPO ASUTAN ELECTORATE

By Ukpong UKPONG Business of legislation has never been any easy one. Several centuries ago, Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898), the famous Prussian statesman and...

WHATS AKAN OKON LOOKING FOR – Commissioner, Governorship 2019, A Godfather

By Oton Oton People don't know what they want in life. People are so blind to know what they really want and how to get...

AKBC AND ITS NOTORIOUS BANANA PEELS

By Ndiana Ekpenyong   Akwa Ibom Broadcasting Corporation is an agency of the Government of Akwa Ibom State with the larger canvas of its work force...

NSIMA EKERE: THAT FALSE RECEPTION BY FOREIGNERS IN ABAK

No fewer than 2 - 3000 political touts from Bayelsa,Rivers, Abia,Imo and Cross River, Edo and Delta States were HIRED by Nsima Ekere to...

RE: IBIBIO LAWYER FAULTS UDOM EMMANUEL, AKSG ON POLITICS OF IBAKA...

REJOINDER In Akwa Ibom State, there is a wise saying that, he who is dancing...

URUAN STATE CONSTITUENCY 2019: TONY AKAN AND THE TRIPLE ATTRIBUTES EFFECT

In every passing day, the march to 2019 elections is gathering momentum with political parties exploring every means to dust off opponents and clinch...

THE VALIDITY OR OTHERWISE OF THE ELECTIONS OF BARRISTER ONOFIOK LUKE...

AS SPEAKER AND DEPUTY SPEAKER RESPECTIVELY OF AKWA IBOM STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY VIS-À-VIS THE VACANT SEATS CREATED BY THE NULLIFICATION OF THE...

EKET-IBENO ROAD: IS UDOM EMMANUEL A BULLYING GOVERNOR?

  By Franklyn ISONG In my early sojourn in life, by the special grace of God, I had opportunity to work in some foreign multinational oil...

HOPE FOR AKWA IBOM AFTER COVID-19

By Emmanuel Sam Akwa Ibom state government is milling a handful of post COVID-19 economic recovery plans in a bid to wriggle her citizens and...

Udo Ekpenyong: The Trustworthy Steward?

By Osondu Ahirika His life has played out like a short lived romance, bristling with...

CRISIS OF HUMANITY – A PRELUDE TO THE REAPPEARANCE OF THE...

By Crown Prince Chris AbasiEyo Today, the human family faces horrendous crisis situations which have reached the crescendos as never before. At no time was...

APC COMMITTEE REPORT REQUIRES A SURGICAL OPERATION

By Comrade Ikpe OBONG The All Progressive Congress (APC) Committee on restructuring headed by Mallam Nasir El-Rufai was set up in August 2017. It...

THE PRIME HATCHERY: BROADENING ECONOMIC PARTICIPATION IN AKWA IBOM STATE

By Joe Iniodu With oil prices swirling in downward slide and production quota reeling to a paltry 700,000 barrels arising from militant activities...

HOW MUCH AKWA IBOM GOVERNMENT STILL OWES OBONG ATTAH!

By Substance Nature “In a room where people unanimously maintain a conspiracy of silence, one word of truth sounds like a pistol shot.” – Czeslaw...

LET THE TRUTH BE TOLD

This is an open letter to Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Onofiok Luke. The alleged letter, signed by...

VICTOR ANTAI AND HIS 2019 GOVERNORSHIP DREAM

By Aniekeme Moses Has anyone heard about the 2019 Governorship ambition of Hon. Victor Antai, the man in charge of the Local Government and...

UDOM EMMANUEL: A MAN WE CAN TRUST

Over the past months, Nigeria has suffered major blows of the dwindling oil prices and even a child in the womb has felt the...

AKAN EYO: A SYMBOL OF POSITIVE REPRESENTATION

To champion agitation for good governance demands a whole lot of selfless sacrifices to achieve positive results. Actions...

ETIDO ESU: A SIGNATURE OF RESTORATION TO HIS GENERATION

BY Kufre Umoefon. It is palpably an incontrovertible fact that a good legacy is not just a treasured treasure but also an eternally profitable asset....

IS AKWA SAVINGS AND LOANS LIMITED SAFE FOR BUSINESS?

Akwa Savin gs and Loans Limited, is a Mortgage Bank wholly owned by the Akwa Ibom State Government. It was established in 1995 with a...

ONOFIOK LUKE AND THE HISTORICAL SEED OF GREATNESS

BY Ubong SAMPSON Spending time to read about great men in ages past, especially those who originated from the western world can bring an inexplicable...

GOVERNOR EMMANUEL’S AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE PEACE AND PROSPERITY IN AKWA IBOM...

By Borono Bassey   Sometime in September this year, I had visited the Jubilee Syringe Manufacturing Company in Onna, Akwa Ibom State for the...

ANOTHER EXECUTIVE – LEGISLATURE FEUD LOOMS

There were indications yesterday that the executive and the legislature may be heading for yet another showdown as the the Senate took certain drastic...

IKONO STATUTORY DELEGATES OFFER PRAYERS FOR GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL, SENATOR GODSWILL...

_BY: PRINCE NTUK_ The media had gone wild with numerous captions and headlines ever since the solemn assembly by electorates of Ikono/Ini Federal Constituency on...

SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION IN AKWA IBOM UNDER ELDER ANIEKAN AKPAN

By Otobong Sampson There are two educations in the assertion of John Adams; one should teach us how to make a living and the other...

FOR THE LOVE OF RT. HON. SAM IKON: ENOUGH IS ENOUGH

Ladies and Gentlemen, Permit me once again to dwell on this issue that has been trending since Last Week. It is worthy of note...

THE ORNAMENT OF THE TOUNAMENT

By Kufre Umoefon When Rt. Hon Nsikak Ekong was announced winner of Ikot Ekpene Federal constituency seat in the just concluded 2019 elections; and when...

CANNED DRINK PACKAGE HARBOURS GERMS

As Jade Dehinde commuted from Apapa to Lagos Island in a minibus known as ‘Danfo,’ the heat from the scorching sun was hard on...

OBONG PAUL EKPO: A POLITICAL STABILIZING FACTOR

By Iniubong ANAKO To many people who have know his ability, capability and efficiency starting from when he was young, they knew his intelligence to...

UDOM EMMANUEL, AKPABIO AND MANAGING THE REVELATIONS

By Osondu AHIRIKA On June 2, 2007, few days after he was sworn in as Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Chief Dr Godswill Obot...

BREAKING THE YOKE AGAINST FREEDOM OF THE PRESS

By Patrick ALBERT Today, we can say that the media is under threat. Never in our recent history have we been...

EKET: LEADERSHIP FAILURE OR SECURITY INSENSITIVITY?

BY NSIBIET JOHN We are not thankful that Eket is not what it used to be. Today’s Eket does not even show a prelude to...

IME UWAH: THAT REPRESENTATIVE UYO FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY WERE CLAMOURING FOR

  By Paul SYLVESTER   One of the factors that determine growth and development in a democratic government is based on the quality and the commitment representatives...