Wednesday, 22nd March 2023
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Udom Emmanuel

12 Dec 2016
The number of people who died in Saturday’s collapsed Reigners Bible Church building in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom capital, has risen to 29, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
12 Dec 2016
The Minister of State for Petroleum, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, has inaugurated the Ikwe-Onna Modular Refinery in Akwa Ibom State.
12 Dec 2016
But for a cancelled flight and traffic gridlock, Nollywood actress, Ini Edo, would have been at the Reigners Bible Church when its roof collapsed, killing dozens of people on Saturday.
11 Dec 2016
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel and some members of the state executive council, narrowly escaped death when a church building where the governor was worshipping collapsed.
5 Dec 2016
A new global ‘road map’ charted to provide leadership for local authorities to efficiently guide and manage climate change may have won another convert in Nigeria, with senior officials of Akwa Ibom ...
29 Nov 2016
The immediate past Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Akwa Ibom, Uwemedimo Nwoko, has charged Nigeria’s judiciary to expedite action on matters pending in courts.
21 Nov 2016
The minister, at Ikot Inyang village in Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom, said that the switch on of the station would boost electricity supply in the country.
19 Nov 2016
It was a celebration of a life well spent for Madam Mary Dickson Bob, mother of the distinguished Sen. Effiong Bob and his siblings when they rolled out the drums to celebrate Mama...
9 Nov 2016
The Super Eagles’ Abuja camp was a beehive of activities yesterday following the arrival of all the 23 players invited by Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr ...
3 Nov 2016
Akwa Ibom State government says the appointment of 5,000 teachers recruited last year was terminated because the exercise was characterised with fraud and irregularities.
2 Nov 2016
As the federating units in the country continue to grapple with the paucity of funds to take care of their recurrent and capital expenditures, the need to tackle the controversial issue of fiscal federalism...
30 Oct 2016
On the day Udom Emmanuel stood on the podium, before the generality of Akwa Ibom people, and took oath of office to begin work as their governor, he said something to the people. Some people may have forgotten what he said on that day.


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