ETIM INYANG: EXIT OF THE SUPER COP

A tribute to Chief Etim Inyang, the first service chief from Akwa Ibom and the second Niger Deltan to become the Inspector General of...

AKWA IBOM, RIVERS, ABIA AND FOUR OTHERS BLEW BILLIONS ON WHITE...

Some mega projects worth billions of naira, which were initiated by previous governments in seven states, have been abandoned by the current State Governments. Investigation...

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...

30TH ANNIVERSARY: AKWA IBOM HONOURS ICONIC CONTRIBUTORS TO STATEHOOD

  The Akwa Ibom Government has honoured some personalities for their contributions to the development and growth of the state, as part of activities to...

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,...

ATABONG BEACH: WEALTH IN ABANDONMENT

The saying that Akwa Ibom State is naturally endowed back-to-back is true when one is opportune to move its length and breadth. The traditional...

CONFUSION AS BASSEY ALBERT PREPARES TO FORFEIT PROPERTIES TO FG

Confusion rocked the camp of Obong Bassey Albert Akpan (OBA) as FG prayed a court to order the forfeiture of four of his houses. Report...

A SECOND TERM FOR PAUL EKPO?

A SECOND TERM FOR PAUL EKPO ? With his endorsement last week by other members of the PDP State Executive Committee, Paul Ekpo looks set...

SENATOR AKPABIO, NSE NTUEN CAMPING THUGS FOR SATURDAY’S POLLS – ESSIEN...

By Uwakmfon DAN Coming less than twenty four hours to the Presidential and National Assembly Elections, Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Essien...

OPEN LETTER ABOUT THE BAD CONDITION OF -URUTIN,EYEDE-OTIEKE-OFFI-NSIE ROADs-IN-OKOBO,AKWA-IBOM…(a-call-for urgent-intervention)

ABSTRACT By Victor Paul Unoh Development of rural roads brings multiple socio-economic benefits to the rural areas which form a strong base of the National economy...

“NO MORE CRUMBS” – NGBA NDIAK OBOLO ASSURES THE PEOPLE

Ngba Ndiak Obolo, a socio-economical and cultural platform of the Obolo people of Akwa Ibom State, has said it will no longer take crumbs...

NEW COMMITMENTS IN EMERGENCY RESPONSE IN AKWA IBOM STATE

 By Abasifreke Effiong & Kufre Etuk   The Akwa Ibom State government is setting up emergency referral hospitals in the State. The pioneer centre is hosted...

SUSTAINABLE EMPOWERMENT IS OUR CARDINAL OBJECTIVE – ISOBARA ASSURES THE PEOPLE

By Darlington DAVID While announcing to the people of Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State that they were in for good time,...

IDE OWODIONG-IDEMEKO: BASSEY ALBERT, PDP AND THE BURDEN OF ZONING IN...

By Etebong AKPAN 2019, the miracle year is finally here. Just a few months we will be in that mythical year where the actual...

FINALLY, A’IBOM GOVT RELEASES WHITE PAPER ON REIGNERS’ BIBLE CHURCH COLLAPSE

By Oto-obong UFOT The Government of Akwa Ibom State has released a White Paper on the Report of the Commission of Inquiry setup to investigate...

WHY MKPAT  ENIN WILL VOTE PDP  – EKONG SAMPSON

By Edifon Solomon The Mkpat Enin Divine Mandate Coordinator and Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Economic Development,  Labour and Manpower. Rt. Hon. (Barr.) Ekong Sampson,...

2019: UYO SENATORIAL DISTRICT NEEDS A NEW VOICE – IDE OWODIONG

By Augustine AKPAN Ahead of the 2019 General elections, one of the frontline contenders for the Uyo Senatorial District seat, Mr. Ide Owodiong-Idemeko has made...

FROM CONSUMPTION TO PRODUCTION: THE AKWA IBOM STORY THROUGH COTTAGE INDUSTRIES

Governor Udom Emmanuel is passionate about changing the culture of Akwa Ibom people from that of Consumption to one of Production through the establishment...

A’IBOM AIRLINE, IBOMAIR, READY FOR OPERATION WITH OVER 400 DIRECT AND...

The Akwa Ibom State Government has announced its readiness to kick start full operation of own airline company, Ibom Air. The State Commissioner for Special...

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...

CHIEF EFET LAUDS UDOM, TAKES FAMILY TO GOD IN SPECIAL THANKSGIVING

  The 2018 Fathers’ Day will remain memorable for the family of Chief Ufikairo Efet, a Commissioner in the Akwa Ibom State Law Reform Commission,...

INT’L WOMEN’S DAY 2016: WHO ARE THE ADVISERS OF, DR GLORY...

By Udo Bassey Reactions: [email protected] I just left the Ibom Hall Grounds, Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, 10 minutes ago….disgusted and depressed! That is the venue...

2019: OBONG EMMANUEL UKPONG-UDO REITERATES ON MANIFESTO, APPEALS FOR UNITY

Mkpoikana-Abasi 2019, a campaign organization projecting the aspiration of Obong Emmanuel Ukpong-Udo for Ikono/INI Federal Constituency, has reiterated on its political manifesto for the...

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...

2023 GOVERNORSHIP: WHY THE TRADITIONAL COUNCILS OF ITU AND IBIONO SHOULD...

The attention of our group, Good Governance Advocacy Forum (GGAF) has been drawn to...

VAIA Terminal: Udom’s Evolutionary Legacy in Aviation

By Martin Inyangetoh & Glory James There is no gainsaying the fact that, there are many life touching projects in the pool of consideration, but...

UDOM COMMENDS UNIVERSAL ENERGY, CHARGES HOST COMMUNITIES TO BE RESPONSIBLE

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has commended Universal Energy Resources Limited, Operator of the Stubb Creek Marginal Field and its technical...

WHY I COMMISSION CONSTITUENCY PROJECTS – AKPABIO

Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has said the knack for service to humanity is the motivating factor behind the commissioning of sustainable and...

MKPAT ENIN LAWMAKER FLOATS HOUSING SCHEME FOR CONSTITUENTS

  By Mfonobong UKPONG The people of Mkpat Enin State Constituency will on Wednesday 18th April, 2018 witness another round of constituency briefing and empowerment programme...

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...

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER 2,500-YEAR OLD MUMMY IN EGYPTIAN COFFIN

Scientists in Australia have discovered the remains of a mummy in an elegantly carved 2,500-year-old coffin. Previously it had been classified as empty and never...

HOW UNICEF INTERVENTION ATTACKS DIARRHEA IN AKWA IBOM COMMUNITIES

  Idongesit ASHAMERI   It was indeed a moment of jubilation and testimonies as rural communities across Nsit Atai and Obot Akara Local Government Areas of Akwa...