Udom’s industrial revolution in Akwa Ibom
In less than four years, Governor Udom Emmanuel, has made giant strides in the industrialisation of Akwa Ibom State, creating jobs for the people and wealth for the state.
How Emmanuel’s performance might hinder Akpabio’s power play
The seeming political supremacy battle between Governor Udom Emmanuel and his predecessor, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has gradually dovetailed to contrasts in the content and style of their respective administrations.
How 2023 calculation spurs Uyo district’s insistence on Emmanuel’s re-election
There are many reasons the political atmosphere in Akwa Ibom State is steeped in intense heat and momentum as the elections draw near.
Akwa Ibom governor announces discovery of crude oil in Uruan
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has disclosed that the state would soon begin the exploration of crude oil discovered in Urua Local Council area of the state.
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…
South-South govs assure Emmanuel of support in re-election bid
The governors of South-South geo-political zone, elected under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have assured their Akwa Ibom State counterpart, Udom Emmanuel, of their support in his re-election bid.
Akwa Ibom governor pledges to pay N30, 000 minimum wage if adopted
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has assured workers that the state would pay the new minimum wage, as soon as the Federal Government adopts it. He gave the pledge during an interactive session with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), United Labour and other affiliated unions in the state. The governor…
First ocean terminal in Nigeria underway
Plans to float the first ever ocean terminal in the country are in the offing, with expectations that the facility would help investors in the shipping of oil and gas vessels, and enhance Nigeria’s status in the maritime world. The project, being slated for Akwa Ibom State, is currently yearning for more local and…
Akwa Ibom expresses willingness to pay new minimum wage
Akwa Ibom State governor Udom Emmanuel has said the state government was willing to pay its civil servants the proposed new minimum wage when enacted into law. “Minimum wage has never been an issue, it is just that it has been a matter of legislation. We are waiting for directions from the Federal government, once…
Why Udom Emmanuel should continue as governor of Akwa Ibom State
We hope the owner of the universe will tarry in His visit. If so, there’s every likelihood that the incumbent Governor of Akwa Ibom State will continue with a second term in office.