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FRSC nabs prophet, driver with decomposing human head in Uyo

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—A prophet and his driver were caught with a decomposing human head at Mbak in Uyo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State by officials of Federal Road Safety...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

A-Ibom Ministry of Justice lacks tools —Attorney-General

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—Akwa Ibom State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Uwemedimo Nwoko, has lamented the lack of working materials in his ministry, particularly law...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

FGC flays PTA chairman over students’welfare

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CONCERNED parents of Federal Government College in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State have expressed displeasure over the management of Parents’ Teachers Association (PTA) in the institution. In a...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Removing threats to food security

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THE general attitude of perceived insensitivity of the Federal Government to the spate of attacks on farming communities by armed pastoralist invaders could exacerbate the threats to food security...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Russia 2018: Rohr excited over England’s friendly

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*Says match good test to assess Eagles Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr is excited at the news of a pre-World Cup match between his team and the Three Lions of England at Wembley on...

Wed Jan 10th, 2018     Read More →

Dickson tasks Ijaw on unity

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA— GOVERNOR Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, has called on all Ijaws to support the ongoing reconciliation efforts to strengthen the two umbrella organisations in...

Wed Jan 10th, 2018     Read More →

Telecom Services: Kudos, knocks for telcos as subscribers review 2017

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Few weeks to the yuletide, it was like a premeditated action, all the telecommunications operators began to render below par services. Subscribers who needed to effectively communicate to friends,...

Wed Jan 10th, 2018     Read More →

A-Ibom LG polls: Court to rule on Council Chair’s eligibility Feb 7

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—An Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting in Uyo, has adjourned till February 7, 2018, to rule in the suit challenging the eligibility of Chairman of Esit Eket Local...

Wed Jan 10th, 2018     Read More →

Hoodlums vandalise roofing sheets, electricity cables at Fed Poly, Ukana

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*Officials visit, enter ‘protection agreement’ with Ukana monarch By Chioma Onuegbu, Uyo UKANA- HOODLUMS have vandalised all the roofing sheets, ceilings, doors of buildings and...

Tue Jan 9th, 2018     Read More →

22 yrs after demise of patriarch: Paternity crisis rocks popular A’Ibom family

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By Emmanuel Ayungbe UYO-CRISIS has torn apart the once- peaceful family of former President-General, Oron Union, a socio-cultural organisation that seeks to promote the interest of Oron...

Tue Jan 9th, 2018     Read More →

Murder: A-Ibom CP deploys special forces to Eket

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By Chioma Onuegbu Eket—THE Commissioner of Police, Akwa Ibom State command Mr.Adeyemi Ogunjemilusi has ordered the immediate deployment of special forces from the State Criminal...

Tue Jan 9th, 2018     Read More →

N88bn compensation: FG yet to pay us — Biafra war victims

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—Victims of the Nigeria/Biafra civil war, yesterday, said the Federal Government had yet to pay them, more than two months after it agreed to release N88 billion...

Mon Jan 8th, 2018     Read More →

Fuel scarcity: NNPC to fix refineries in 18 months — C’ttee report

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Oil marketers to get foreign exchange, import fuel DPR, customs, others to monitor distribution FG to settle N800bn subsidy debt By Udeme Akpan, Victor Ahiuma-Young & Demola Akinyemi...

Mon Jan 8th, 2018     Read More →

Akwa Ibom govt is pursuing a private sector driven industrialisation agenda — Udoh

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Commissioner of Information, Akwa Ibom State, Mr Charles Udoh, in this interview with Financial Vanguard disclosed the state government’s drive to industrialise the state and efforts to...

Mon Jan 8th, 2018     Read More →

A’Ibom jailbreak: 28 inmates still at large – CG

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Uyo – The Controller General of Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) Mr Jaffaru Ahmed, has disclosed that 28 inmates of Ikot Ekpene Prisons that escaped during jailbreak on Dec. 27, 2017 were still...

Sat Jan 6th, 2018     Read More →

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