Emmanuel’s road projects in Akwa Ibom are of high quality, commissioner insists
With the vow by the Governor Udom Emmanuel administration to link all local councils in Akwa with accessible roads, the state government can’t construct any highway that would cave in within a short period.
Akwa Ibom suspends 71 pupils indefinitely for indiscipline
To instill sanity in public schools, the Akwa State government yesterday suspended 71 students of Etoi Secondary School indefinitely for indiscipline. Due to the rampant rascality among schools in the Uyo, the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Nse Essien
Minimum Wage: Fury in states as governors renege on FG figures
Until recently, the NLC in Kwara State has been tight-lipped on its position in the new minimum wage impasse. This caused some stakeholders within the state to express worries over the alleged helplessness of organised labour in the state.
Akwa Ibom inaugurates digital HIV situation room, other equipment to tackle disease
Following the release of the National HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) report, which recorded a 5.5 percent Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) prevalence in Akwa Ibom State, the state government
Akwa Ibom begins preparation for Eagles/Squirrels’ AFCON qualifier
The Akwa Ibom State government has affirmed its readiness to host next week’s African Cup of Nations qualifier between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Squirrels of Benin at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo.
‘I want to build Akwa-Ibom into the next Nollywood location like Lagos’ – Aniebiet Francis
Aniebiet Francis is a dynamic and rising Nollywood actor, scriptwriter and producer from Ikot Obong in Ikot Ekpene Local Government of Akwa Ibom State. She is a graduate of Genetics and Biotechnology from the prestigious University of Calabar.
Uyo to host actors guild election October 31
All is set for the national election of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. According to the AGNEC Chairman, Steve Eboh, the choice of Uyo is not unconnected to the fact that Akwa Ibom
15 persons get different jail terms for gender-based violence in Akwa Ibom
Akwa Ibom State government has secured different jail terms for more than 15 offenders of gender-based violence in the state. The state’s Commissioner for Agriculture and Women Affairs, Dr. Glory Edet, disclosed this yesterday in Uyo
Akwa bom government plans to rehabilitate 462 ex-militants in two camp centres
No fewer than 462 repentant militants, who about nine months ago surrendered their arms and embraced amnesty, would have two rehabilitation centres to learn their needed skills. Chairman of Ukanafun Local Council, Mr. Uko Idiong, disclosed this while fielding questions from journalists on the situation of militant activities in his council area in Uyo, yesterday.