Thursday, 29th September 2022
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Akwa Ibom state

18 hours ago
Prof. Etim Frank of Political-Administrative Theory Department, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has advocated the election of retirees as council chairmen, saying their wealth of experience
3 days ago
Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has commended Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom and other leaders of the state for their contributions to achievements recorded by successive administrations since her creation 35 years ago.
23 Sep
Chairman, Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) in Akwa Ibom State and Chairman of Esit Eket Council, Mr. Iniobong Robson, has blamed what he termed nonchalant attitude of successive administrations since the creation of the state to the dispute on the right ownership...
20 Sep
Ex-militants from Akwa Ibom State have condemned alleged Federal Government’s award of pipeline surveillance contract in the state to a company owned by a non-indigene.
12 Sep
In recent times, a number of what have been proceeding from judges’ mouths in Akwa Ibom State High Courts, in Nigeria’s south-south axis, are not only full of newsworthiness but are heartwarming
2 Sep
The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operation Base (FOB) Ibaka in Akwa Ibom State, has arrested three suspects with 4,750 litres of products suspected to be Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
26 Aug
Nigerian lawyer Inibehe Effiong on Friday regained freedom after 30 days in prison for alleged contempt. Effiong left the prison in Akwa Ibom State at about 8:00 am and said he was 'incarcerated' for saying the truth. “I consider it an honour for me to be incarcerated for the truth,” Effiong whose detention drew wide…
1 Aug
Akwa Ibom State Government has approved a one-year internship and attachments for all workers, who undertook training in Sign Language.
29 Jul
No fewer than 14 persons have contracted COVID-19 following resurgence of the pandemic in Akwa Ibom State.
27 Jul
Akwa Ibom State Chief Judge Justice Ekaette Obot on Wednesday sent a human rights lawyer Inibehe Effiong to prison for one month. Effiong in a tweet alleged that Justice Obot sent him to prison "for defending Leo Ekpenyong in the libel suit filed by Governor Udom Emmanuel." The lawyer explained that he complained when the…
18 Jul
Akwa Ibom State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mike Igini, has said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is ready to collaborate with all sections of the society as long as such cooperation would ensure free, fair and credible election in 2023.
Akwa Ibom governor
17 Jul
A hospitality outfit in Akwa Ibom State, Watbridge Hotels and Suites, has promised to promote academic excellence, stressing that such policy has made the management think outside the box.


1 hour ago
Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has said that his administration will provide the support necessary for the success of the 2023 Population and Housing Census in the state.
1 hour ago
Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has recovered 21,600 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) known as petrol from pipeline vandals in Badagry, Lagos State.
2 hours ago
An organic hair care manufacturing company in Lagos, Mara Cruiz Limited, has unveiled an initiative to empower about 1,000 African women and giving them an opportunity to resell their products with low entry fee.
2 hours ago
The Rule of Law and Empowerment Initiative also known as Partners West Africa Nigeria, in collaboration with Ford Foundation, has kick-started a campaign for  survivors-centred policing of gender-based violence cases in Nigeria. The Executive Director, Partners West Africa Nigeria (PWAN), Kemi Okentedo, stated that the group works in  the areas of security, governance and criminal…
2 hours ago
The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on Thursday disclosed that 300 corporate exhibitors would be participating in the 17th Abuja International Trade Fair (AITF). Director-General, ACCI, Victoria Akai, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the event is expected to be declared open by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. The 17th AITF is scheduled…