Garba Shehu not speaking for Buhari, presidency – Governors, right groups,...

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu has come under fire for discharging his ‘duties’ as...

GROUP EXPRESSES CONCERNS OVER ‘WAVE OF KILLINGS IN AKWA IBOM STATE’

1001+ Voices Initiative for People Empowerment, a socio-political organization, and increasingly, the authentic voice of Akwa Ibom citizens,...

FIGHTING INSECURITY: LET’S LOOK AT NIGERIA BEYOND 2023 – ONOFIOK LUKE

From being President of the Students’ Union Government of the University of Uyo when he was a student,...

2023: WE NEED A MAN WHOSE ONLY RELIGION IS AKWA IBOM...

Chief OtuIta-Toyo, an architect, a scion of First Republic member of the Eastern House of Assembly and...

Youth Leaders/Vigilante members rescue stolen children, mother from dead end

By Enwoño-Abasi Ituen, mmi. Friday, March 19, 2021, would remain a red letter day for Mrs Mfõn (Grace) Sampson Edem Akpan, a native of Ikõt...

International Women Day: Jubilee Syringe Braces Trail In Gender Equality

By Godwin BENSON "We need women’s representation that reflects all women and girls in all their diversity and abilities,...

LET’S GIVE GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL A CHANCE – OBONG MBRE ...

A foremost industrialist and topnotch of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Obong Kingsley Mbre, in this interview, says it is premature to say Governor...

IKOT ABASI: NIGERIA’S HISTORY, MONUMENTS ON THE VERGE OF EXTINCTION ...

By Darlington Udobong   The 2021 Thanksgiving Service of the Akwa Ibom State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) may have come and...

2023: WE NEED A SELF-SUFFICIENT AKWA IBOM – OWODIONG-IDEMEKO

An International Human Resources Professional and Political Scientist in the country, Mr. Ide Okon Owodiong–Idemeko, a one-time aspirant for the Senate of the Federal Republic...

Akwa lbom 2023 Guber: Will Zoning Come To The Rescue?

By Etebong Akpan The battle for Governor Udom Emmanuel’s successor started unofficially before his second term inauguration on May 29, 2019. This may be hard...

INTERVIEW: THE AKPABIO I KNOW – JIBRIL TAFIDA

     Malam Jibril Tafida was former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Electoral Panel during the President Olusegun Obasanjo era. In this interview with...

AKWA IBOM STATE GOVERNMENT IMPRESSED WITH PROGRESS OF WORK AT ITUK...

Secretary to the State Government Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem has applauded the pace of work at the Isolation center, Methodist General hospital Itukmbang Uruan LGA. Speaking...

HOW STATE OFFICIALS VIOLATE NIGERIA’S FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT

States in the country are willfully violating Federal Laws that hold government officials accountable, our source investigation has revealed. A decade after the Freedom of Information...

THE 1999 CONSTITUTION, NOT PEOPLE-ORIENTED – MOSES EKPO

Mr. Moses Ekpo, Akwa Ibom State Deputy Governor, is a seasoned journalist and an orator par excellent. He recently shared his thought with Nseobong...

PDP CONGRESS: INEC MUST LIVE UP TO ITS RESPONSIBILITY – DR...

Dr Usoro Akpanusoh, Member Representing Esit Eket/Ibeno State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has spoken on the Chapter Congress of...

BEN UDOBIA DOESN’T BELIEVE IN INCLUSIVE POLITICS – DR USORO AKPANUSOH

  Dr Usoro Akpanusoh, Chairman of the House Committee on Rural Development and Public Utilities, represents Esit Eket/Ibeno State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State...

Governor Emmanuel’s dry season farming, offering witty options for more food

By B. N. Etim Farmers' participation in dry season planting in Akwa Ibom state has scaled up tremendously in the last four years. The rave...

IBOM DEEP SEAPORT: ‘WE ARE MAKING PROGRESS’ – AKAN OKON

    By Kenneth Jude   Commissioner for Economic Development and Ibom Deep Seaport, Mr. Akan Okon, has said that the Akwa Ibom State Government has received approval...

Political Analysist calls on the church to unite in preparation for...

A political Analysist cum social commentator in Cross River State, Mr. Ukorebi Esien has called on Christian bodies in the state to rise...

NDDC ‘OWING’ PHANTOM CONTRACTORS OVER N3 TRILLION

The Interim Management Committee IMC of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC has expressed its commitment to facilitating an efficient forensic audit of the...

POWER: FG SEEKS FRESH $3bn LOAN AS DARKNESS PERVADES NIGERIA

  Nigeria ’ s power sector has consumed billions of dollars but the supply of electricity across the country is still appalling , Okechukwu Nnodim writes Despite...

AKPABIO’S ACTION IN NDDC AN INSULT TO BUHARI, NIGER DELTA PEOPLE...

Controversial Niger Delta activist, Asari Dokubo, in this interview expresses displeasure at the appointment of a new interim committee by the Minster of Niger...

UYO: HOODLUMS VANDALIZE NTA STATION, SET VEHICLES ABLAZE

Hoodlums yesterday attacked the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Channel 12, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The hoodlums vandalised the offices and set vehicles belonging to the...

A’IBOM AT 32: WE HAVE ACTUALIZED THE DREAMS OF OUR FOREBEARS...

  Rt. Hon. Mark Esset, a renowned oil and gas mogul, two-term member of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and former Chairman of...

A’IBOM AT 32: OUR POLITICAL CONSCIOUSNESS, INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT UNPARALLELED – RT....

  The jinx breaker and two-term member of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Uduak Odudoh, represents the people of Ikot...

ELECTION PETITION: PARTIES ADOPT WRITTEN ADDRESSES IN SUPPORT OF CLAIMS

Today, September 10, 2019, The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo, The Akwa Ibom State Capital received the final addresses of all the...

TRIBUNAL DISMISSES MORE PETITIONS IN CROSS RIVER, UPHOLDS NATIONAL ASSEMBLY POLL...

The Cross River State Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed five additional petitions in the state and ruled in favour of the Peoples Democratic Party...

ALLEGED LAND SCANDAL ON EKERE AFIA: THE TRUE STORY

  BY EMMANUEL IKPE Against the backdrop of a news publication circulating online and in some local tabloids with the caption ‘’A’Ibom Board Member in Land...

N5BILLION IBENO SKILL ACQUISITION CENTRE UNDER THREAT OF OBLIVION

  By Darlington UDOBONG   A multibillion Naira educational facility in Akwa Ibom State, the Ibeno Skill Acquisition Centre, put up by the Ministry of Niger...

TRUE FEDERALISM THE WAY FORWARD FOR NIGERIA’S UNITY – OBONG ATTAH

    Obong Victor Attah, an accomplished architect and scion of Nigeria’s first Master Degree holder in Agriculture, late Bassey Attah, is a former President of...

A’IBOM LABOUR LEADERS, WORKERS RELISH HISTORIC MAY DAY SYMPOSIUM

  By Edifon ABASI-OBOT   Labour leaders in Akwa Ibom State have lauded the initiative of the pre-workers' day symposium by the State Ministry of Economic Development,...

I WILL GIVE QUALITY, EFFECTIVE AND PRODUCTIVE REPRESENTATION – UMOH

Esse Umoh, a legal practitioner, scion of Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in erstwhile Cross River State and Director in the United Bank...

AKHA POLLS: PRODUCE YOUR CERTIFICATE OR ROT IN JAIL, UMOH TELLS...

By Darlington UDOBONG The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Essien Udim State Constituency in the just concluded State House of Assembly election...

POLICE BRUTALITY: HOW IGP SQUAD MAIMED, ABUSED DIVORCEE IN A’IBOM

By Darlington UDOBONG Mrs. Margaret Etim Udoh, a divorcee and Senior Nursing Officer at Nung Udoe Health Centre, has petition the Inspector General of Police,...