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INEC designing special card reader, result sheets for APC – Secondus

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…..says APC plans to disrupt nine states for isolation By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has warned the Chairman...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Why Udom Emmanuel will be governor of Akwa Ibom State after May 29, 2019

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By Ini Ubong 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...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

INEC partners Police to recover 2,045 stolen PVCs in A-Ibom

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it is partnering the Police to recover the 2,045 Permanent Voters Card (PVCs) stolen from its office...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

NB Plc charges Eagles to beat South Africa

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Nigeria’s leading brewing company, Nigerian Breweries Plc has urged the Super Eagles to extract their pound of flesh from the Bafana Bafana of South Africa when the two sides meet on...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

Chibuike Amaechi: Adding immense value to President Buhari’s change agenda in Nigerian Maritime Industry

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By Edet Okpo Maybe I should begin this piece by postulating that if a name really has anything to do with the person who bears it, the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

NDDC to construct hostel in A-Ibom varsity —Ekere

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By Harris Emmanuel UYO—Appa-rently aimed at easing accommodation problem in Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden, in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area of the state, Niger Delta...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

A’Ibom rice farmers lament FG’s refusal to release funds

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By Chioma Onuegbu UYO- OVER 3,000 rice farmers in Akwa Ibom State under the Federal Government Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, scheme, are enraged that government had not provided...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

Ex-militants to oil firms: Leave A-Ibom or risk attack

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—The Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators, CNDA, has urged multinational oil companies in Akwa Ibom State to move out of the area or risk attack on their facilities, ...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari’s failure makes Atiku’s victory easier – Jonathan’s ex housing minister

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…claims those touting APC’s victory in Akwa Ibom daydreaming By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor The People’s Democratic Party’s Presidential candidate in the 2019...

Mon Nov 12th, 2018     Read More →

Oil Exploration: We’re now living like animals —N-Delta agitators

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—A coalition of Niger Delta agitators has decried the level of environmental degradation and lack of essential amenities in the oil communities of Akwa Ibom...

Mon Nov 12th, 2018     Read More →

2019: A’Ibom PDP more formidable after integration process —Ekpotu

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By Clifford Ndujihe & Chioma Onuegbu FORMER Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Patrick Ekpotu, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is more formidable now and has a better...

Mon Nov 12th, 2018     Read More →

Google Doodle celebrates Christy Essien-Igbokwe’s 58th posthumous birthday

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Google on Sunday celebrated the Nigeria’s Lady of Songs, Christy Uduak Essien-Igbokwe on her 58th posthumous birthday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that a Google Doodle is a special,...

Sun Nov 11th, 2018     Read More →

Senator Akpabio: Taking Politics out of Politics

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By Arisekola When he announced his change in camp to the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) months ago, many never knew he would...

Sun Nov 11th, 2018     Read More →

The failure of leadership

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By Emma Umohinyang Though Akwa Ibom State was created over two decades ago, it barely came to national and international consciousness under former Governor Godswill Akpabio. Godswill Akpabio with...

Sun Nov 11th, 2018     Read More →

1,000 issues that delayed road to Akpabio’s town – Inyangeyen

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By Emmanuel Aziken Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Works, Mr. Ephraim Inyangeyen, speaks on the strides of the Udom Emmanuel administration in road and urban renewal. He particularly sheds light...

Sun Nov 11th, 2018     Read More →