A’IBOM ASSEMBLY GIVES POSITION ON STATE GOVERNMENT’S 2019 ACCOUNT, FINANCIAL STATEMENT

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has ratified the 2019 Financial Report/Audited Accounts of Akwa Ibom State...

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Governor Udom Emmanuel (3rd left), with State Chairman of PDP, Obong Paul Ekpo (middle), in a group photograph with members of the G-22 (22...

Sokoto Governor Aminu Tambuwal Defects From APC, Joins PDP

Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal (file) The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party...

AKWA IBOM STATE GOVERNMENT REFUTES BudgIT REPORT

Akwa Ibom State Government has refuted the recent report by a data sampling civic organization, BudgIT, over the non-payment of workers’ salaries and other...

A NEW DAWN OF PROSPERITY BECKONS ON AKWA IBOM – UDOM

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has said that a new dawn of prosperity beckons on the state which is named after God...

MINIMUM WAGE: LABOUR, GOVS TALK TOUGH, FRESH CRISIS OVER NEGOTIATION

  The Nigeria Labour Congress and the Nigeria Governors ’ Forum on Sunday strongly disagreed over specific salary adjustments being sought by workers on the...

ATTACK ON COVID-19 MONITORING TEAM: A’IBOM GOVERNMENT SEALS OFF CHRIST EMBASSY...

  Akwa Ibom State Government has sealed off the building and premises of Christ Embassy Church in Uyo over alleged attack on the COVID-19 Monitoring...

BUHARI ISSUES DIRECTIVE ON MADAGASCAR’S COVID-19 CURE

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered that Madagascar’s cure for coronavirus be picked up. Secretary to the government of the federation, Boss Mustapha, who made this...

A’IBOM GOVT ORDERS FRESH CONDUCT OF 2019 PROMOTION EXERCISE TO ACHIEVE...

The Akwa Ibom State Government has ordered the conduct of fresh promotion interview for qualified personnel from grade level 7 and above in the...

UDOM URGES NIGER DELTA LEADERS TO EVOLVE BUSINESS PLAN FOR ECONOMIC...

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has commended the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) for spearheading a national discourse on issues of neglect,...

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Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State (r) presenting a memento to the United State Consul-General, John Bray (l) during a courtesy call on...

WHAT OSINBAJO, GOVERNORS, MINISTERS AGREED AT NATIONAL ECONOMIC COUNCIL RETREAT

The National Economic Council retreat which began Monday, ended Tuesday. The meeting had as theme: Nigerian States: Multiple Centres of Prosperity, and explored ways to...

COVID-19: OSINBAJO CONFIRMS HIS NEGATIVE STATUS  

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has tested negative for coronavirus. The vice president took the coronavirus test following his contact with the Chief of Staff to...

POMP AND CELEBRATION AS IDORENYIN RAPHAEL CONNECTS IBIONO IBOM THROUGH ROAD...

For the people of Ward-5, particularly those in Ikot Ekop in Ibiono Ibom and its environs, the indelible gesture of Governor Udom Emmanuel's Special...

UDOM’S CABINET: OBA PLANS PROTEST, MOBILIZES TO HIT UP THE POLITY

Plans by the Senator representing Uyo Senatorial District, Senator Bassey Albert, to scuttle the constitution of a new cabinet by Governor Udom Emmanuel and...

IGINI IS MATERIAL FOR INEC CHAIRMANSHIP – EKONG SAMPSON

...Explains Why APC Owes Udom A Handshake   By Edifon ABASI-OBOT   Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Economic Development, Labour and Manpower Planning, Barrister Ekong Sampson, has described...

$496M TUCANO AIRCRAFT: SENATORS MOVE TO IMPEACH PRESIDENT BUHARI

Some members of the Senate have asked that the process to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari be started, for failing to get the approval for...

POLICE RECRUITMENT: APPLICATIONS REACH 843,008

The Police Service Commission (PSC) said it received 843,008 applications as at 1.00p.m May 2 from applicants seeking enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force. This...

AKBC FORFEITS BROADCAST LICENSE?

… As NBC Takes The Offensive Against Broadcast Stations Over License Fee Over 50 broadcasting stations across the country will know their fate next Friday...

WHY BUHARI’S GOVT IS WORKING WITH FOREIGN MEDIA -LAI MOHAMMED

The Federal Government has given reasons it is engaging foreign media organisations and networks in Nigeria The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed,...

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Governor Udom Emmanuel (2nd Left), flanked from left by Founder/General Superintendent of Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Kumuyi; Deputy Governor, Mr. Moses...

LAGOS ASSEMBLY REJECTS SANWO-OLU’S COMMISSIONER-NOMINEES

The Lagos State House of Assembly, on Monday, confirmed 35 out of the 38 nominees of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for appointment as Commissioners and...

EKET NSE MARKS 2019 ENGINEERING WEEK

    … Inaugurates Engr. Aniebiet Udoh MNSE as Branch Chairman … Proposes Engineering Hub for Innovation, Institutional Synergy   The Eket branch of Nigerian Society Engineers (NSE), over...

EFCC DECLARES BASSEY ALBERT WANTED

If inf ormation reaching our news desk is anything to go by, it is the alleged 'wanted declaration'and manhunt for Senator Bassey Albert Akpan,...

GOV EMMANUEL LAUDS A’IBOM PUBLIC SCHOOLS STUDENTS FOR WINNING NAT’L COMPETITION

By Ndifreke P. AKPAN Two students of Northern Annang Secondary Commercial School, Utu Etim Ekpo who recently won the 2018 Stockholm Junior Water Prize Competition...

2019: GOVERNORSHIP MUST BE ZONE TO PERFORMANCE, HIGHER STANDARDS, NOT ETHNICITY...

Ace architect and principal partner of Novone Consult Limited, Mr. Ezekiel Nya-Etok, has challenged the people of Akwa Ibom State to rise up, own...

AKWA IBOM APC PLANS MASS SOLIDARITY TREK FOR UDOM

Few days after the mass exodus of chapter and ward executives of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area, to...

INFORMATION COMMISSIONER, UDOM’S CHIEF PRESS SECRETARY SHUN LAWRENCE OKORIE AT DEATH

The absence of the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Mr. Aniekan Umanah and the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr....

A’IBOM YOUTHS DECRY MARGINALIZATION, DEPRIVATION BY OIL SERVING FIRMS

By Edifon ABASI-OBOT Akwa Ibom State Government has restated its commitment to protect the rights of citizens of the State in their relationship with oil...

33 PEOPLE WERE KILLED IN SOUTHERN KADUNA FRESH ATTACKS – SOKAPU

The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union, SOKAPU, has said 33 people were killed in the fresh attacks carried out by suspected Fulani militias in five...

ANTI-GRAFT FIGHT NOT TARGETED AT INDIVIDUALS, BUHARI TELLS JONATHAN

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday denied harassing the family of former President Goodluck Jonathan or any other persons in the Federal Government’s fight against corruption,...

TENSION: AKPABIO FINALLY GOES DOWN

Akwa Ibom State Deputy Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Sir Ibanga Akpabio, who is a younger brother to the immediate past Governor...

FORMER SOUTH AFRICA PRESIDENT, ZUMA RISKS ARREST OVER CORRUPTION CHARGES

South Africa’s former president, Jacob Zuma, alongside French arms company, Thales, are to face corruption charges in court. A judge had in February issued a...

CHRIS OYAKHILOME MAKES FEARFUL REVELATIONS ABOUT COVD-19, NEW VACCINE, 5G, ANTICHRIST

  President of Believers Love World also known as Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has linked the Coronavirus pandemic and 5G network to antichrist. Pastor Chris...