A’IBOM GOVT SAYS STRUCTURES DEMOLISHED AT NUNG OKU WERE ON GOVT...

...Denies Demolishing The Structures On Christmas Day The Akwa Ibom state government has said that the illegal structures demolished by the Ministry of Lands...

NUJ BLASTS BEN BRUCE OVER SALE OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT-OWNED MEDIA OUTFITS

Report reaching Ibom Telegraph news desk has it that the Senator representing Bayelsa West, Senator Ben Bruce, is under fire over his demand for...

AKHA RECEIVES 2018 BUDGET FROM GOVERNOR UDOM, RATIFIES N74BILLION FOR...

Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has ratified the sum of Seventy Four Billion, Two Hundred and Twenty Two Million, Six hundred and Fifty...

COVID-19 second wave: Nigerian govt told to ban UK flights

Nigeria’s former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, has urged the federal government to ban flights to and from the United Kingdom (UK), as the second wave...

AKHA CONSIDERS LEGISLATIVE AGENDA, READS TWO BILLS

Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly is soon to begin the full implementation of a legislative agenda which will serve as the template for...

CAMEROON GOVT TAKES OVER AKWA IBOM COASTAL VILLAGES AMIDST BLOODSHED, OUTCRY

CAMEROON GOVT TAKES OVER AKWA IBOM COASTAL VILLAGES AMIDST BLOODSHED, OUTCRY … FG, National Assembly Show No Concern … Akwa Ibom Assembly Investigates Report There is intense...

35TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION: PDP SPOKESPERSON DONATES BOOKS, SHOP TO YOUTHS

As part of his avowed effort to support and boost human capital development in Akwa Ibom State, Comrade Ini Ememobong, the State Publicity Secretary...

GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL COMMISSIONS 11 MORE ROADS IN UYO

Ndifreke P. AKPAN Three days after opening up 28 roads in Uyo, Governor Udom Emmanuel on Friday further cemented his place in the hearts of...

A’IBOM GETS CITIZEN’S BUDGET COMMITTEE

In line with global best practice, the Akwa Ibom State government has inaugurated citizen's budget committee with Pastor Nicholas Ekarika as chairman. Pastor Ekarika who...

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L – R: Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, flanked by Speaker of Adamawa State House of...

WHY NIGERIA IS NOT MAKING PROGRESS – PAT UTOMI

Political economist and management expert, Prof. Patrick Utomi, on Monday said “the government in Nigeria is dominating and suffocating.” This, he said, was responsible for...

G-22 CELEBRATES NSIMA EKERE’S APPOINTMENT

Indication emerging at the weekend alleged that the G-22 aggrieved Governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State has strengthened...

A’IBOM ASSEMBLY SUSPENDS TWO LOCAL GOVERNMENT CHAIRMEN OVER GROSS MISCONDUCT

  The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has suspended the Chairman of Nsit Atai Local Government Council, Lady Emem Ibanga, and that of Uyo,...

INTERNAL CRISIS MAY SCUTTLE APC CHANCES AT LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS

By Paulinus Etim   The intractable crisis currently ravaging the Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) may likely affect the fortunes of...

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Governor Udom Emmanuel and Wife, Martha; flanked by the former Governor of Benue State, Gov. Gabriel Suswam (2nd left); Consultant, Akwa Prime Hatchery, Engr....

POMP, PAGEANTRY AS ITOHOWO BASSEY THRILLS LEWA AT NIGERIA’S INDEPENDENCE

  It was pomp, pageantry and celebration as President of the Legislators’ Wives Association (LEWA) and wife of the Speaker of the Akwa...

OUTDOOR SERVICES: DE-MBARUKAS WARNS THE PUBLIC AGAINST FRAUDSTERS

De-Mbarukas Limited, an indigenous Environmental Consultancy and firm, has raised alarm over incessant fraudulent activities by its former...

PHOTO NEWS

    Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey (2nd left), is flanked from left by Chairman of the Akwa...

AKWA IBOM APC CHAIRMAN, INI OKOPIDO DEAD

Chairman of the Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Ini Okopido, is dead. A family source informed IbomTelegraph of Okopido’s...

BUHARI TELLS OSHIOMHOLE, ‘I SPENT 40 MONTHS IN DETENTION AFTER 1985...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday told Governor Adams Oshiomhole, Governor-elect, Godwin Obaseki and others delegates in Benin City that he spent 40 months in...

‘I ACCEPT MY REMOVAL WITH SWEETHEART’ – SANUSI BREAKS SILENCE

The dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi ii, has said that his removal is nothing new because every power is transient except that of...

A’IBOM SIGNS MOU ON IBOM SCIENCE PARK

The Akwa Ibom State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SERGE Capital Investment Limited on the resuscitation of Ibom Science and...

FLOOD TURNS LANDLORDS TO TENANTS IN CALABAR

A heavy downpour on Wednesday turned many Landlords to tenants in the city of calabar, Cross River state. Vanguard reports that not fewer than six...

UYO HIGH COURT ADJOURNS TO APRIL 6 FOR TRIAL OF MURDERER...

By Harrison Essien, Uyo. The trial of a 32-year old man, Anona Stephen, who allegedly murdered a barber in Uyo last year, earlier fixed...

TRENDING: FANI-KAYODE GRANTED N50M BAIL

Reports reaching us indicate that ex-Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has been granted bail in the sum of N50m. A report monitored on the twitter handle...

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...

JOURNALISTS, CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS CALL FOR RELEASE OF ABIA FACTS EDITOR

Coalition of media practitioners and civil society groups has condemned the illegal arrest and detention of the blogger, publisher and Editor-in-Chief of an online...

ETINAN: ETTEH COMMISSIONS INSIGHT BIBLE CHURCH

By Glory James Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Special Duties, Rt. Hon. Okpolupm Etteh, has commissioned a state-of-the-art auditorium for the Etinan Local Government Parish...

KADUNA DEPUTY SPEAKER, LAWMAKER DEFECT TO PDP

Deputy Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, John Audu Kwaturu and the member representing Kudan state constituency in the Assembly,  Junaidu Yakubu,...

JONATHAN, OBASANJO IN CLOSED DOOR MEETING OVER 2019

Nigeria’s former president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday played host to another former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, at his country home in Otuoke, Bayelsa State. Mr Obasanjo...

ABANDONED PROJECTS LITTER MARITIME ACADEMY OF NIGERIA

A visit by the House of Representatives Committee on Maritime, Safety, Education and Administration to the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron, has exposed a...

The bubble has finally busted. Nigeria on her way to bankruptcy?...

Cash crunch: NNPC writes govs, bloated subsidy eats up revenue The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has alerted the federal and state governments to its dwindling...

IKONO/INI STUDENTS ENDORSE OBONG EMMANUEL UKPONG-UDO FOR 2019

By Darlington Udobong The gathering of who’s who in Akwa Ibom students’ politics across the tertiary institutions in Nigeria held at Macaire Resort in Ikot...

INSIGHT CHAPEL OF NUJ GETS NEW EXCO

The Insight Newspaper Chapel of Akwa Ibom State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) has today, Saturday, May 7, 2016, elected new...