STOP THE UNNECESSARY DRAMA – BISHOP KUKAH TELLS ANTI-GRAFT AGENCIES

Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, has called on government agencies to shun unnecessary theatrics in the fight against corruption. Bishop...

2019: UKPONG-UDO RECEIVES PDP FLAG, REITERATES COMMITMENT TO IKONO/INI PEOPLE

  As the Akwa Ibom State leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Governor Udom Emmanuel, on Wednesday, flagged- off the party’s campaign for...

AKWA IBOM STATE GOVERNMENT TO COMMENCE NEW PHASE OF ROADS REHABILITATION...

Akwa Ibom State Government is to complement the current road construction work in various parts of the State with road grading and maintenance to...

REFRAIN FROM SOCIAL VICES, UDOM TELLS A’IBOM YOUTH

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has charged youth of the state to refrain from social vices, strive to own government and protect...

COVID-19: GOVERNOR EMMANUEL TO REOPEN CHURCHES ON SUNDAY

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has approved that churches in the state would be reopened on Sunday, June 7, 2020. In a statement...

PENGASSAN/NUPENG SHUTDOWN PETROLEUM PRODUCTS TO AKWA IBOM

The Port Harcourt Zone of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) and Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers...

NDDC WAS SO CORRUPT, IT WAS TREATED LIKE ATM – AKPABIO

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, said corruption and political interference have disrupted the original purpose of setting up the Niger Delta...

PHOTO NEWS

Governor Udom Emmanuel (middle), flanked by Dr and Mrs. Abayomi Olagunju and parents, shortly after their wedding ceremony at Qua Iboe Church, Afaha Eket.

A’IBOM TRADITIONAL CHIEFS CONDEMN MEDIA PROPAGANDA AGAINST GOVERNOR EMMANUEL

By Our Reporter Akwa Ibom State Council of Chiefs has condemned the virulent media propaganda launched against the successful re-election of Governor Udom Gabriel...

AKSG, ASHDENE ASSOCIATES SIGN INVESTMENT AGREEMENT

Akwa Ibom State Government has entered into agreement on agricultural development, infrastructural expansion and consolidation with Ashdene Associates Nigeria, a Singapore based investment organization. Speaking...

NLC SUSPENDS STRIKE OVER PETROL PRICE HIKE

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Sunday suspended its nationwide strike called to protest the government’s decision to increase pump price of petrol and...

MARKET COMPETITION: EMEMOBONG CHARGES AKBC ON ADAPTATIVE STRATEGIES  

Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong, has charged the state owned broadcasting corporation, AKBC, to initiate strategies that will...

ANTI-CORRUPTION DAY: NGOS TASK NIGER DELTA STATES ON OPEN GOVERNMENT

Niger Delta Open Government Observatory (NOGO) has called on state governments in the Niger Delta to sign on to the Open Government Partnership (OGP)...

NLC REJECTS GOV UDOM’S NEW YEAR GIFT

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Akwa Ibom has rejected a cow gift for Christmas and New Year given to them by Governor Udom...

COVID-19: A’IBOM SPEAKER FETES CONSTITUENTS, NUJ, COOPA, OTHERS  

Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has passionately joined in the fight against the spread of Coronavirus...

COMMITTEE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NEW MINIMUM WAGE IN AKWA...

A committee to work out modalities for the implementation of the new National Minimum Wage in Akwa Ibom State have been inaugurated. The Committee...

SINGAPORE TO EXECUTE UNIBEN GRADUATE, OBIOHA, NOVEMBER 18

A Nigerian national, Chijioke Stephen Obioha is set to be executed in Singapore on November 18, 2016, Amnesty International reported on Thursday. Mr. Obioha was...

SENATE REJECTS NIGER DELTA MINISTRY’S BUDGET

The Senate Committee on Niger Delta, on Monday, rejected the 2020 capital budget of N23 billion for the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs due...

I WILL CONTINUE TO FIGHT CORRUPTION, WHETHER ANYBODY LIKES OR NOT...

Acting Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has vowed to continue to fight corruption in Nigeria. Mr. Magu made the statement...

FEDERAL PROJECTS: SENATE’S APPROVAL OF N488.7BN FOR STATES RAISES DUST

Controversies have continued to trail the Senate’s approval of N488.7bn as reimbursements to states for federal projects they executed across the country. The senators had,...

‘Demons Are Speaking Through Him’ – Fani Kayode Reacts To Pres....

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has included a spiritual dimension ti President Muhammadu Buhari’s latest comment on his wife Aisah Buhari. He took to his...

SEVENTH ASSEMBLY: PARLIAMENTARY STAFF FELICITATES ASSEMBLY LEADERSHIP

  Members of staff of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly under the aegis of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) have felicitated with...

AKHA AUTHORIZES UDOM TO CONSTITUTE TRANSITION COMMITTEES

Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has passed a resolution authorizing Governor Udom Emmanuel to constitute a transition committee to oversee affairs at...

COVID-19: AKWA IBOM TO ROLL OUT ANOTHER BATCH OF PALLIATIVES

The Akwa Ibom State Government is set to commence distribution of another set of palliatives to residents of the state. This was made...

AKWA IBOM POLITICS: SENATOR ALOYSIUS ETOK OFFICIALLY DUMPS PDP, GETS APC...

WITH barely less than fifteen months into the President Muhammadu Buhari’s led administration, the senator who represented Ikot Ekpene Senatorial district in the National...

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...

2019: PDP HOLDS PRIMARIES, APPOINTS EKPOTU CHAIRMAN OF CONGRESS RECONCILIATION COMMITTEE

Former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Engr. Patrick Ekpotu, has been appointed Chairman of the Post Congress Reconciliation Committee of the Peoples Democratic...

STAKEHOLDERS HAIL PEACEFUL CONGRESS IN ITU AS VICTOR OKON EMERGES CHAPTER...

  Mfonobong Ukpong   Mr.  Victor Okon has emerged the PDP Chapter Chairman for ITU local government area. He emerged through a peaceful congress held, Saturday at...

A’IBOM ASSEMBLY TO INVESTIGATE 2019 FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE STATE

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has constituted an Ad-hoc Committee to investigate the 2019 Audit/Accounts report of Akwa Ibom State Government. Speaker of...

AKWA SAVINGS GOES BANKRUPT: … How Udom Withdrew N6billion of Govt...

AKWA SAVINGS GOES BANKRUPT … How Udom Withdrew N6billion of Govt Holdings For Election Court Cases Mrs. Uduak Akpan (not real name) is distraught. A trader...

A’IBOM AT 32: IT HAS BEEN GOD ALL THE WAY –...

Wife of the Akwa Ibom State Speaker and President of the Legislators’ Wives Association (LEWA), Mrs. Itohowo Bassey, said “it has been God all...

BUHARI MAY RETURN WEEKEND

A source from the Presidency, on Tuesday, has hinted that President, Muhammadu Buhari may be heading home from his medical leave this weekend. Buhari traveled...