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29 Dec 2018
Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital came alive yesterday as the Godswill Akpabio Stadium was filled to capacity at the commencement of All Progressives Congress (APC)’s national campaigns for the 2019 elections. The stadium was adorned with posters bearing messages such as: Buhari and Ekere Together We Prosper; Next Level 2019 Buhari and Ekere; Yes…
17 Nov 2018
It was gospel music like never before as gospel artiste, Freke Umoh, held the fourth edition of his annual music festival for Uyo, tagged the NOW Concert. The project, which began in 2015 and held every November, is the gospel singer’s ‘gift’ of a nationwide music festival to his native Akwa Ibom State.   “This…
29 Oct 2018
My dear compatriots, let me start by saying that contesting in the primaries for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) was an experience of a lifetime for me and I must add this: I am grateful to Almighty God for making me a Nigerian! Nigeria is real, Nigeria is one and Nigeria…
22 Oct 2018
Aspirants who failed to win the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries in Akwa Ibom State have pledged support for the party’s chosen candidates at the state and national levels. They made the resolution at the campaign grounds of its governorship candidate, Mr. Nsima Ekere in Uyo, after reconciliation by the party’s leadership. A former House…
14 Oct 2018
Coach Gernot Rohr of Super Eagles has said that the 4-0 routing of the Mediterranean Knights of Libya by his team in Uyo is due to excellent preparation and mentality to win. Rohr told sports journalists at a post match briefing at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo on Saturday, that he knew his opponent…
13 Oct 2018
“We cannot afford to miss another African Cup of Nations, so, I join millions of Nigerians to plead with the Super Eagles to threat this game against Libya with seriousness it deserves.
3 Oct 2018
The Super Eagles will fly to Sfax, Tunisia via a chartered flight on October 15 for their African Nations Cup qualifier against Libya on October 16, reports allnigeriasoccer.com. The first leg of the double header will hold at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo on October 13, with the return clash in Libya’s adopted home three…
3 Jul 2018
States in the country where former governors, deputies and other government appointees are put on life pensions are doing so at the detriment of poor masses in such state, the Executive Director of African Center for Leadership, Strategy and Development, Dr Otive Igbuzor has said. Dr Igbuzor stated this at a two-day multi-stakeholders strategic retreat,…
15 May 2018
Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Tuesday inaugurated the1.2 kilometre road to Radio Nigeria Atlantic 104.5 FM station, Uyo to mark his third year in office. Emmanuel said that the ceremony marked the inauguration of 28 other intervention roads built by his administration which had direct bearing to the grassroots people in the state.…
24 May 2016
An architect, Mr. Imowo Sampson, has called for justice over the murder of his 14-year-old Senior Secondary school son, Utibeabasi Imowo, pleading that the culprit should be brought to book.
24 Mar 2015
Harrison Okagbue, a former Coach of the Cranes of Uganda, has advised the Super Eagles to expect a tough match in its friendly with the East Africans in Uyo on Wednesday.

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