Friday, 9th December 2022
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8 Apr
Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) Plc has boosted its fleet of Ground Support Equipment (GSE) with more ultra-modern equipment.
Akwa Ibom governor
28 Feb
Governor Udom Emmanuel has finally ended months of speculations and permutations with the formal presentation of his Commissioner for Lands and Water Resources
11 Feb
The Akwa Ibom Government on Friday warned that it would deal decisively with any traditional ruler in the state who engaged in activities that could breach peace in their domain.
22 Jan
More than 15,000 people were present at the Worship and Rap (WAR) Concert recently held in Akwa Ibom Christmas Village, Uyo, where gospel rapper, Sir Vic performed.
4 Jan
Palpable fears of reprisal attack have gripped the people of Afaha Oku, Ikpa community in Uyo Council of Akwa Ibom State, following the burning of two Hausa metal dealers by youths
26 Nov 2021
Over 120 players have registered for the one-day Daily Trust golf tournament billed for Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
26 Oct 2021
The coach of Cofine Football Club of Uyo in Akwa Ibom, Remi Amadi, has been slammed with a global ban of two years from all football-related activities.
13 Jul 2021
Justice Archibong Archibong of Akwa Ibom State High Court, Uyo division has acquitted former chairman of Ukanafun local government council, Mr. Abasiono Udomfu of murder charge.
10 Jul 2021
To ensure continuous tourism development and drive to improve the performance of hotel managers in Nigeria and Africa, top-rated resource personnel have been listed to share their wealth of experience
17 May 2021
Operatives of the Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, May 14, 2021, arrested one Stacy-Dan Ekpenyong (alias Daniel Ekpenyong), the Managing Director of Stewardship Rural Investment Limited for allegedly obtaining the sum of N11.5m by false pretence. Ekpenyong was arrested at Keystone Bank, University of Uyo branch, Akwa…
18 Mar 2021
Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting in Uyo has sentenced a 40-year-old man, Aniekan John Udom, to life imprisonment for defiling an eight-year-old boy in Uyo.
30 Jan 2021
The remodelling exercise of Uyo Township Stadium, which was suspended last year has resumed, as equipment has been mobilised to the site along Udodoma Street in Uyo metropolis.


5 mins ago
Africa Prudential Plc, a leading business solutions, and investor services firm in Nigeria, announced, yesterday, that it has been recognised as the Most Outstanding Company in the Cooperative Industry at the 4th National Cooperative Awards, Symposium and Exhibition, organised by the Cooperative Rating and Award Society of Nigeria (CRASoN). The award recognises the company that…
17 mins ago
Continued from Yesterday One recent event would demonstrate the main reason why State Governors seek to dominate and control local governments. This is the suit instituted by the Governors through the Governors’ Forum and the Attorneys-General of the States against the guidelines issued by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) on cash withdrawal from local…
27 mins ago
ASUU cannot but be in my mind. No matter how I try to give attention to something else, the issue of Nigeria’s most indefatigable, most patriotic, most absorbing Union keeps on cropping up in my cultured and frank and truthful consciousness akin to ASUU’s courageous and rugged consciousness. Before anyone misjudges my ASUU consciousness, let…
47 mins ago
No fewer than 5,235, out of estimated two million, women living with obstetric fistula worldwide, have been treated by Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, in Jahun General Hospital, Jigawa State, in the last 14 years. Disclosing this, yesterday, in Dutse, MSF called for concerted efforts to help reintegrate affected women…
52 mins ago
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has unveiled the plan to construct new flyovers and roads in Maiduguri to ease commuting in the metropolis. The project comprises the construction of two flyovers at Borno Express junction and Westend Roundabout as well as dual carriageway from Shehu’s roundabout to Songhai. Zulum disclosed this, yesterday, in Maiduguri,…