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29 Oct 2018
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the people of Akwa Ibom State to cherish Governor Udom Emmanuel, saying he is a good product that would take the state to greater heights of development. He made the call at Qua Iboe Church in Uyo, after a service with the governor, stressing, “Emmanuel is a good product…
10 Oct 2018
Super Eagles’ fans interested in watching Saturday’s African Nations Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Libya at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo have been served a good hand by the Akwa Ibom State government, which has slashed the gate fees by 50 per cent.
24 Aug 2018
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Friday, declared his intention to seek re-election, saying his current performance would return him to the Government House. Emmanuel made the declaration in Uyo and said that his industrialisation efforts in the state was part of his major achievements since his inauguration in 2015. His achievements, according to…
19 Aug 2018
Due to assumed depletion of members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) family in Akwa Ibom State, when the former governor, Senator Godswill Akpabio left the party, Governor Udom Emmanuel has debunked such assertion, saying the party was intact in the state. He said this, while receiving the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, who was on…
8 Aug 2018
Two commissioners in Akwa Ibom who received the former Senate minority leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, at the airport in Uyo have been sacked by Governor Udom Emmanuel. The sacked persons were the commissioner of Culture and Tourism, Victor Antai and Ibanga Akpabio of Labour, Productivity and Manpower Planning. After his visit to APC leaders, including…
9 Jun 2018
In the run up to the 2015 general elections in Akwa Ibom State, Governor Udom Emmanuel, clearly defined his agenda towards the renaissance of sports development in the state. His vision at that time was to lay a new template that would ensure that youths of the State would find limitless opportunities through sports, especially…
20 Jan 2018
The Senate Minority Leader and senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District, Godswill Akpabio, has denied media speculations that he was embroiled in a rift with his successor, Governor Udom Emmanuel, describing the insinuations as the handiwork of political jobbers.  Senator Akpabio, in a statement in Abuja by his Special Assistant on Media, Anietie…
5 Jan 2018
Akwa Ibom State government has lamented the absence of Federal Government infrastructure in the state. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Charles Udoh, disclosed this position yesterday in Uyo, the state capital. According to him, the state lacks Federal Government investments, despite it’s over 40 per cent contributions, through crude oil, to the…
29 Jul 2016
This is a state that the expenditure pattern was based on crude oil price at more than a hundred dollars per barrel now struggling with below and above thirty and forty dollars per barrel which is not stable and cannot be planned with.


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