Akwa Ibom state
Cross River, Akwa Ibom senior lawyers seek good governance, end to unrealistic projects
Some Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) and other legal practitioners in Cross River and Akwa Ibom have passed a no confidence vote on federal and state governments...
Attah decries poor state of tourist centres in Akwa Ibom
Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, has expressed displeasure over the state government’s nonchalant attitude towards tourism and tourist centres in the state.
We’re ready for council polls Saturday, says AKISIEC
The Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) has reiterated its readiness to conduct a credible local election in the state on Saturday.
Akwa Ibom State begins assessment of vandalised properties
Akwa Ibom State Government has undertaken an on-the-spot assessment of properties vandalised in Uyo, the state capital as an aftermath of the #EndSARS protest. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong who led the Government delegation on the inspection said, the exercise in to give the team a first hand Information on the…
Akwa Ibom commissioner tasks youths on leadership
Akwa Ibom State commissioner for information and strategy Ini Ememobong has urged youths to equip themselves with skills necessary for the attainment of leadership positions. Ememobong gave the charge while speaking at the Oro Youth Summit 2020 on Friday. Speaking on line with the theme of the summit "Identifying the Missing Link", Ememobong said the…
Akwa Ibom urges accurate data for development
The Akwa Ibom State government has emphasised need for accurate data for governance and development.
One killed, retired Inspector injured in Akwa Ibom cult clash
One person was reportedly killed while a retired police Inspector sustained serious injuries in a cult clash between Debam and Iceland confraternities in Inen Ikot Ndoh community...
Akwa Ibom plans launch of anthem, state emblem, others
Akwa Ibom State Government has commenced plans to launch its own anthem and emblem to create a unified identity for its people. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong disclosed the government's plans during a public hearing of a bill titled "A Law To Establish And Regulate, Akwa Ibom State Official Symbols, And…
Three siblings escape death in Akwa Ibom landslide
Three siblings, Aisha, aged nine; Yusuf, six; and Fatima Ibrahim, five, on Sunday escaped death by a whisker in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, following a landslide, which occurred in their residence at No. 16 Asutan Street, cutting the street into two. It was gathered that a few minutes after the kids had finished preparing their…
Bakassi seeks return of 76 oil wells, rehabilitation of ex-militants
Bakassi people have sought return of the 76 oil wells ceded to Akwa Ibom State or be adequately compensated.