PASTOR ADEBOYE CHARGES GOVERNORS TO EMULATE FAYOSE

Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has urged State Governors to emulate their Ekiti counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, in standing...

2016 NPF RECRUITMENT: TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES ANNOUNCED

The Nigeria Police force has released a statement concerning the training program for the successful 2016 recruits. TRAINING PROGRAMME OF SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES OF THE 2016...

UDOM TASKS YOUTH ON EXCELLENCE

Akwa Ibom State Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel has restated his administration's readiness to develop and encourage young talents by creating enabling environment and supporting...

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Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah (3rd left), flanked from left by Senator Bassey Albert; Senator Anietie Okon; Senator Emmanuel Ibok-Essien...

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GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL PRESENTING COPY OF THE 2017 BUDGET PROPOSAL TO THE SPEAKER AKWA IBOM STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, RT. HON. ONOFIOK LUKE AT...

TRAGEDY: DANGOTE TRUCK KILLS CELEBRITY, WEDDING GUESTS, CHILDREN IN ONDO

A fully-loaded commercial bus that collided with a Dangote trailer has claimed the lives of no less than 11 people, and five others in...

RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR TO TURKEY DIES FROM GUNSHOT WOUND

Andrey Karlov, Russian ambassador to Turkey is dead; REUTERS reports. His death follows gunshot injuries sustained during an attack in Ankara. READ: Russian Ambassador to...

MY WIFE CONTROL FOUR MINISTRIES IN MY GOVT – OKOROCHA

The Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has revealed that, in his administration, his wife, Nkechi Okorocha, controls over four ministries. The governor made the revelation...

ALOYSIUS ETOK GOES BANKRUPT

… Moves To Auction Properties If information on the news desk of Ibom Telegraph s anything to go by, then well wishers and associates of...

TEARS AS FAMILY BURIES FIRST CLASS GRADUATE WHO DIED IN ZAMFARA...

It was a sad day for corps members in Akwa Ibom State yesterday (Thursday) as the remains of Ukeme Monday Asuquo, a first class...

BIRD FLU VIRUS RESURFACES IN KANO STATE

The Avian influenza, commonly referred to as the Bird flu virus has resurfaced in Kano state. According to Dr Shehu Bawa, the Director Veterinary Services,...

UYO CHURCH DISASTER: I AM NO LONGER INTERESTED IN BEING A...

The General Overseer of Reigners Bible Church, Apostle Akan Weeks, has stated that he is no longer interested in being a Bishop, This follows the...

MY SON NOT INTERESTED IN MY $122Bn BUSINESS EMPIRE – CHINA’S...

China's richest man, Wang Jianlin, founder and chairman of Dalian Wanda Group says he is in search of an heir to his $122 billion...

2017 BUDGET: BUHARI TO MAKE PRESENTATION BY 2PM

President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2017 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly by 2p.m today. Mr. Buhari will be accompanied...

NNAMDI KANU SCATTERS COURT OVER ‘BUHARI’S-SECRET-TRIAL’ PLAN

The leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu on Tuesday disrupted proceedings at the Federal High Court in Abuja while protesting...

EFCC REACTS TO MMM NIGERIA CRASH FREEZE

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Tuesday reacted to ‘frozen’ accounts and alleged crash of the Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox, otherwise known as ‘MMM’ In...

ZAHRA BUHARI MAKES FIRST PUBLIC ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ABOUT WEDDING, POSTS ON SOCIAL...

Zahra, daughter of President Muhammadu and Aisha Buhari, will get married on December 16th, 2016 to Ahmed, one of the sons of Billionaire oil...

CHRISTMAS EXCITEMENT: ‘ABAKALIKI RICE’ TAKES OVER KITCHENS

Demand for Nigerian-grown rice has risen in Calabar amidst rising cost of imported grains. Local rice looks set to take over kitchens this Christmas, according...

BUHARI’S $29.9 BN LOAN: AKWA IBOM FAILED TO MAKE LIST

Not fewer than seventeen states of the federation are to benefit from the 2016/2018 Medium Term Development Plan of the Federal Government which is...

REIGNERS CHURCH COLLAPSE: ETTEH CONDOLES UDOM, BEREAVE FAMILIES

Immediate past Leader of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Okpolupm Etteh, has expressed sadness at the collapse of the building...

REIGNERS CHURCH BUILDING COLLAPSE: GOV UDOM, OTHERS ESCAPE DEATH

… As Eyewitness Account Records 50 Dead, Many Injured Governor Udom Emmanuel and other dignitaries, who were attending the Consecration Ceremony of Bishop Akan Weeks,...

MOTORIST KNOCKS DOWN FRSC, NSCDC OFFICIALS ON ZAMFARA EXPRESSWAY

Four men ‎of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and Nigeria Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have died after they were hit by a motorist in...

2017 BUDGET: BUHARI SEEKS PRESENTATION PERMISSION FROM NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the National Assembly's permission to present 2017 budget on Wednesday December 14, 2016. Senate President Bukola Saraki read the executive...

UDOM THREATENS LABOUR LEADERS WITH TRANSFERS

Government Decision Repugnant to ILO Conventions-Khalil Tony Asuquo Akwa Ibom State Government is allegedly cracking down on labour leaders in recent times, following the transfer of...

BUHARI HOSTS MOROCCAN KING AT ASO ROCK

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with Moroccan King Mohammed VI inside the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The visiting king arrived the forecourt...

BUHARI TO PRESENT 2017 BUDGET NEXT WEEK

President Muhammadu Buhari will be presenting the 2017 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly next week. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo...

GOV. MIMIKO HOSTS EMIR SANUSI IN AKURE

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II on Wednesday paid a surprised visit to the Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, in Akure, the state...

FEC APPROVES 2017 BUDGET

The Federal Executive Council has approved the 2017 budget. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma, disclosed this to State House...

NASS PASSES BUHARI’S N280Bn VIREMENT

Nigerian Senate on Tuesday passed President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for virements totalling N280bn in the 2016 budget to cater for some sectors of the...

UDOM TASKS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ON ELECTRICITY SUPPLY, DISTRIBUTION

Governor Udom Emmanuel has called on the Federal Government to speed up the development of infrastructure that would facilitate the distribution of electricity in...