Akwa Ibom state
Akwa Ibom governor urges council chairmen to render selfless service
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel has charged the newly sworn-in 31council chairmen and 329 councilors not to take the people for granted but ensure that they benefit from their programmes at all times.
Police restrict movement in Akwa Ibom over council polls
With less than 48 hours to the forthcoming council poll in Akwa Ibom, the Police Command has issued restriction of movement order from 12 midnight on Friday to Saturday 6pm. The order was contained in a press statement issued by the Command’s Public Relations Office, DSP Bala Elkana, in Uyo on Thursday. Bala stated that…
Newborn found dead with umbilical cord at dumpsite
Tears and lamentations shredded the quietness of a sleepy community yesterday as people gathered around a newborn baby with his umbilical cord still attached, who was found dead along Dibue road...
At NYG, Akwa Ibom rides on Emmanuel’s model to success
Sports have always been a veritable tool for national development, as it offers limitless opportunities for all sectors of the economy to integrate and foster benefits for future generations and organisations.
The poetry of Joe Ushie
One of Nigeria’s finest writer-scholars, Joe Ushie was born shortly before Nigeria’s independence to his agrarian parents at Akorshie, Bendi in the Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State.
Scholar task Udom on judicious use of Paris Fund
In the wake of release of two trenches of Paris Club refunds to states by the Federal government, a scholar, Prof. Richard King, has advised them to judiciously use the lifeline to improve the lot of people.
Akwa Ibom governor, players, stakeholders call for more tourneys
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Emmanuel Udom could not hold back his joy as he reeled out the benefits of the maiden Chamberlain Squash Championship, which took place at the Squash Section of the Ikeja Club, Lagos from August 20 to 26.
Stray bullet kills man scrambling for loot left behind by robbers
One person was feared dead yesterday following a daylight robbery by suspected armed robbers along Wellington Bassey Way in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State capital.