Akwa Ibom approves tax holiday for civil servants over COVID-19
As part of measures to cushion the effects of COVID-19 pandemic, the Akwa Ibom State government has approved holiday for tax-payers in the state and directed the Ministry of Finance to work out modalities for its immediate implementation.
50 per cent of airlines to go bankrupt without bailout supports by July end
At least one in every two airlines is now at risk of collapse given the dearth of lifesaving financial supports, the International Air Transport Association (IATA), has said.
Akwa Ibom approves educational radio programme for students
Akwa Ibom State government has approved School-On-Radio programme to impart knowledge to students during the lockdown occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic.
Go back to site or face drastic actions, Udom orders contractors
Akwa Ibom State Government has directed all contractors handling road projects in the state to return to site or risk being blacklisted.The state Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Udoh, while speaking with newsmen...
Akwa Ibom government refutes ‘false’ statistics on employment
Akwa Ibom State government has denied a recent statistics that it was one of the two states in Nigeria with the highest unemployment rate.
Akwa Ibom government flays APC’s ‘war declaration’ on state
Akwa Ibom State government has condemned what it described as a declaration of war on the state by the All Progressives Congress (APC).According to a signed statement by Commissioner for Information and Strategy Charles Udoh yesterday,...
Akwa Ibom government warns against APC’s alleged plot to malign governor
Akwa Ibom State government has raised the alarm over plot by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) to publish a propaganda pamphlet aimed at maligning Governor Udom Emmanuel. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Charles Udoh, in a statement made available to journalists in Uyo, described the plan as ridiculous. “The pamphlet, which we understand…
Akwa Ibom alleges witch-hunt by anti-graft agency, Usoro denies fraud charge
The Akwa Ibom State government has alleged witch-hunt by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in connivance with the opposition.
Akwa Ibom gets FG’s awards for excellence in sports development
As reward for its investments in sports, the Federal Ministry of Sports has selected Akwa Ibom State as recipient of three awards in its honours’ list.The state’s Commissioner for Information and strategy, Mr. Charles Udoh told correspondents yesterday