Insecurity: Akpabio links current security threat to politics

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has said that Nigeria’s current security challenge has a political undertone. Akpabio disclosed this in Abuja at...

A’IBOM SPEAKER ADVOCATES INCLUSION OF MORE WOMEN IN GOVERNANCE

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has called for the inclusion of more women in governance. Speaking at...

OKOROCHA OPENS UP ON ‘HIS EFCC ‘ARREST’

A former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has insisted he was merely invited and not arrested by the...

’ll Support Tinubu Presidency Only If He Declares – Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing and former Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola has said he would consider supporting the purported presidential...

Race For APC National Chairmanship Hots Up

The race for chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is tied to which zone produces the...

ETTEH LAUDS VAIA HOST COMM. YOUTHS FOR CORDIALITY

The Commissioner for Special Duties, Akwa Ibom State, Rt. Hon. Okpolupm Etteh, has commended the Youth Council Land Owners Development Union of the Victor...

IBENO CHAIRMANSHIP: ETTEH LAUDS GOV EMMANUEL, PDP, SUPPORTERS

Leading aspirant to the just concluded Chairmanship Congress of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ibeno Local Government Area, Hon. Ekoakwaha Etteh, has...

NIGERIA LIKE 10-STOREY BUILDING ON BUNGALOW FOUNDATION – PANDEF

By Idongesit Ashameri The Chairman, Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga (Rtd) has described Nigeria as a 10-storey building standing on a...

PAT UTOMI WARNS AGAINST DICTATORSHIP, ASK FG TO USE POWER ON...

A professor of Political Economics, Pat Utomi, has warned that Nigerians will not accept the return of dictatorship under a democratic dispensation. Utomi, who is...

NBS Labour Force report shouldn’t be politicised, says AILM

  ...Commends Gov Emmanuel on job creation A foremost sociopolitical group in Akwa Ibom State, Akwa Ibom Liberation Movement - AILM, has frowned at attempts to...

LG POLLS: A’IBOM PDP BEGINS SCREENING OF ASPIRANTS

Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced the commencement of screening for aspirants to the forthcoming Local Government elections...

EKET CHAIRMANSHIP ELECTION: CHIEF NDUESE ESSIEN CAUTION ASPIRANTS OVER SOCIAL MEDIA...

By Assam Abia. In the past weeks, the social media has become a buzzing platform for electioneering as Akwa Ibom State prepares for another local...

Akwa lbom 2023 Guber: Will Zoning Come To The Rescue?

By Etebong Akpan The battle for Governor Udom Emmanuel’s successor started unofficially before his second term inauguration on May 29, 2019. This may be hard...

LG Polls: Fathers of Faith Decry Politics of Blackmail, Looming Violence...

Fathers of Faith, Mkpat Enin Chapter have condemned in very strong terms the ongoing politics of blackmail and the looming threat of violence ahead...

UYO WARD 9 PDP STAKEHOLDERS ZONE COUNCILLSHIP TO IBIAKU-OFFOT

...Presents Consensus Candidate To Paramount Ruler For Blessing     Ahead of the 2020 Local Government Council election, stakeholders of Peoples Democratic party, PDP in Uyo Ward...

A’IBOM SPEAKER LAUDS CONTRIBUTIONS OF PARTY FAITHFUL, DESCRIBES PDP SECRETARIAT AS...

    Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has lauded the tireless contributions of faithful and members of the...

ESIT EKET: YOUTHS PROTEST AGAINST ALLEGED IMPOSITION, MARGINALIZATION, HIGHHANDEDNESS

  Youths and faithful of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday walked major streets of Esit Eket Local Government Area in protest...

LG POLL: A’IBOM SPEAKER SUES FOR PEACE, ADHERENCE TO ZONING

Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has charged the people of Uruan Local Government Area to adhere...

IKOT EKPENE AGOG AS SAMUEL UKUT CONSULTS PDP CHAPTER EXECUTIVES

History was made today at Ikot Ekpene PDP Chapter Office when Chapter Executives and members of the party across the length and breadth of...

SA Inter-party congratulates new Interim Management Committee of IPAC

The Special Assistant to Akwa Ibom State Governor on Inter-party Affairs, Deac.(Dr) Lawrence Udoide JP has congratulated the Chairman and members of the Interim...

2023 PRESIDENCY: LAWAN SPEAKS

  The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has denied he is planning for president in 2023. This was contained in a statement signed by his Special Adviser...

A’IBOM COUNCIL BOSS TASKS PDP WARD CHAIRMEN ON UNITY

  Chairman of Itu Local Government Council of Akwa Ibom State, Barrister Etetim Onuk, has tasked Ward Chairmen of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in...

ESIT EKET COUNCIL CHAIRMAN TO FACE SUSPENSION OVER ATTACK ON ASSEMBLYMAN

By Andem BASSEY Barely few days after the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly received petition of gross misconduct, highhandedness and misappropriation of funds against...

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,...

GROSS MISCONDUCT: A’IBOM ASSEMBLY RECEIVES PETITIONS AGAINST IBIONO IBOM, ESIT EKET...

    Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, on Thursday, received two petitions bothering on gross misconduct against the...

FINANCIAL AUTONOMY: A’IBOM ASSEMBLY WAS FULLY PREPARED  –  SIR AKPAN

  By Amadie Akpabio   As the President Muhammadu Buhari last week Friday signed into law an Executive Order granting full financial autonomy to the legislature and...

FINANCIAL AUTONOMY: A’IBOM SPEAKER CAUTIONS LEGISLATORS

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Aniekan Bassey has called on his colleagues in the other 35 states' Houses...

FINALLY, IBRAHIM GAMBARI BREAKS SILENCE AFTER APPOINTMENT AS NEW CHIEF OF...

  The new Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, has made it clear his primary allegiance would be to President Muhammadu Buhari...

DON’T BLAME GOVERNOR FOR FAILURE OF APPOINTEES – AKPARAWA INYANG TELLS...

Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Works, Akparawa Ephraim Inyang, has called on the people of the state to identify and criticize any of Governor...

PDP AUTHORIZES A’IBOM SEC TO ACT AS CARETAKER COMMITTEE

National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has authorized the State Executive Committee, SEC, of the party in Akwa Ibom to...

INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL CONCEIVED IN PUBLIC INTEREST – REPS

... To Be Subjected To Public Hearing Before Final Passage   The Control of Infectious Diseases Bill was conceived in the best interests of the...

2023: I HAVE NOT ANOINTED ANYONE AS MY SUCCESSOR, GOV EMMANUEL...

    Governor Udom Emmanuel has again reiterated the fact that it is too early to discuss the issue of succession maintaining that he is committed...

‘ASO ROCK’ AGOG AS KINGIBE, MUSTAPHA, ALI, ADAMU, OTHERS JOSTLE FOR...

    The next Chief of Staff to the President is likely to emerge from a field of nine notable public figures, as the seat of...

ESIT EKET IMBROGLIO: ‘LEAVE UDOM OUT OF YOUR AGENDA’ – PDP...

Akaninyene EKONG Youth, elders and stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Esit Eket Local Government Area have cautioned against the unwholesome use of...