Akwa Ibom state
Akwa Ibom reverses decision on pay cut, appoints 155 assistants
Akwa Ibom State Government has rescinded its decision to slash workers’ salaries by 20 per cent. The state also appointed about 155 special assistants (SAs).
Akwa Ibom government decries failure to publish report on border hostilities
The Akwa Ibom State Government has said that the National Boundary Commission (NBC) should be held responsible for any resurgence of hostilities between its indigenes and their neighbours in Abia State.
Akwa Ibom government laments continued closure of schools, plans reopening
Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has said that he was desirous of opening up schools in the state.
Flood destroys 100 houses, displaces 300 persons in Akwa Ibom
A Heavy downpour resulting in flood has destroyed 100 houses and displaced 300 persons in Eket Local Government...
Police confirm 2 dead in Akwa Ibom renewed cult clash
The police in Akwa Ibom on Monday confirmed the death of two persons in a renewed clash between two rival cult groups in Oruk Anam Local Government Area of the state. The spokesman of the police in the state, CSP Nnudam Fredrick, confirmed the incident to newsmen at Oruk Anam, Akwa Ibom. Fredrick said, “I…
Governor Emmanuel, COVID-19 and crisis management
At a restaurant, a cockroach suddenly flew from somewhere and sat on a lady. She started screaming out of fear. With a panic-stricken face and trembling voice, she started jumping, with both hands desperately trying to get rid of the cockroach. Her reaction was contagious, as everyone in her group also got panicky. The lady…
Akwa Ibom APC chiefs caution against media attacks on Akpabio
Chieftains of the Akwa Ibom State All Progressive Congress (APC) have cautioned its members against publishing inciting materials on social media, a situation they said was bringing the party to disrepute.
NYSC inaugurates automated disinfection chamber against COVID-19 in Akwa Ibom
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has inaugurated automated disinfection chamber in Akwa Ibom State to sanitise against coronavirus infection.
ExxonMobil JV donates ambulances, others to support Nigerian COVID-19 response
Mobil Producing Nigeria, an ExxonMobil affiliate, and operator of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation/Mobil Producing Nigeria Joint Venture has donated two ambulances...