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Akwa Ibom

14 Jul 2016
Local Government Pensioners in Akwa Ibom have protested against what they described as the non-chalant altitude of government towards the payment of their outstanding gravity.
11 Jul 2016
Local government pensioners in Akwa Ibom on Monday protested the non-payment of their over five years gratuity by the state government.
23 Jun 2016
Akwa Ibom State government has unfolded plans to reintroduce the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS), with the view to ensuring sustainable administration of the programme.
15 Jun 2016
The Akwa Ibom State Paramount Ruler’s Forum, has blamed alleged failure by Mobil Producing Nigeria Limited to pay the people compensation for oil spills...
8 Jun 2016
Since 2006, the police have been investigating the case of a man who died from Addax field in Mbo. We have been looking for the young men who kidnapped that man.
21 May 2016
Mrs Ubong Assam, the wife of the traditional ruler of Esit Eket in Akwa Ibom, was delivered of a baby girl on Friday, May 13, while in custody of her kidnappers.
18 May 2016
The Akwa Ibom Police Command has arrested one Henry Silas, aged 28, for allegedly killing Dr. Ivy Umanah of the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH).
7 May 2016
The Federal Government says it will partner with the Akwa Ibom Government on the operations of Ibom Specialist Hospital, Uyo, to stop Nigerians from seeking medical treatment abroad.
1 Jun 2015
Akwa Ibom Gov., Mr Udom Emmanuel, has announced the appointment of the immediate-past Chief of Staff, Government House, Mr Etekamba Umoren, as the Secretary to State Government
12 May 2015
Akwa Ibom College of Education chapter of Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union has alleged that 27 lecturers have been denied salaries for two years.
13 Apr 2015
The All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday, called for the cancellation of the April 11 Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the call at a news conference in Lagos. Mohammed described the elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom as mock elections…
11 Apr 2015
IN pursuit of its objectives for 2015, which include dissemination of improved Vitamin A cassava stems to over 700,000 farmers across the country, a leading agricultural brand, HarvestPlus Nigeria, has presented the stems to over 3,000 farmers in Akwa-Ibom and Delta communities for planting and multiplication.


3 hours ago
At least 23 people were killed as a devastating tornado ripped across the southern US state of Mississippi, tearing off roofs, smashing cars and flattening entire neighborhoods.
5 hours ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Saturday he would deploy tactical nuclear weapons in neighbour and ally Belarus. Putin has repeatedly issued thinly veiled threats he could use nuclear weapons in Ukraine, reviving Cold War-era fears.
5 hours ago
Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State, has reconsidered his decision to appeal the High Court judgment in favour of Clement Adedotun, the Uber driver who was assaulted during the first anniversary of the #EndSARS protest in October 2021. In an Instagram post he shared on his handle on Saturday evening, he stated that he…
7 hours ago
Four people were confirmed dead in a multiple accident involving a tanker and two cars at Lafenwa area of Abeokuta in Ogun on Friday night.
8 hours ago
The Nigerian Army on Saturday graduated 594 ex-Boko Haram members after undergoing six months Deradicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) programme in Gombe State.