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Domestic debts of 36 states, FCT hit N3.5trn in H1’18

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the domestic debt stock of the country’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) stood at N3.5 trillion as...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki’s presidential ambition splits PDP governors

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Ahead of its presidential primaries scheduled for October 5 and 6, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors, it was gathered, are divided over the choice of the...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

APC has no real agenda for A‘Ibom – Gov Udom

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South South UYO- GOVERNOR Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom State, Thursday, waved off anxiety over the reported move by rival All Progressives Congress, APC, to take...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

NYG: Osunkoremide, Godtime clinch gold for Osun

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Ilorin – A female Taekwondoist representing Team Osun, Ayomide Osunkoremide, has produced a scintillating performance to win a gold medal in the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG), in...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

Allegation of doctored delegates’ list rock A’Ibom APC

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By Chioma Onuegbu UYO — A battle of wits has again arisen in the Akwa Ibom State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) following insinuations of moves to tamper with the statutory...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019 AFCON qualifiers: Pinnick backs Eagles to beat Libya home and away

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Nigeria Football Federation president, Amaju Pinnick said the Super Eagles will be given all the support and motivation for them beat Libya in the up coming double header Africa Cup of Nations...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

NYG: Akwa Ibom clinches Gold in male, female scrabble events

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Ilorin – Team Akwa Ibom on Wednesday won gold medals in both the male and female singles categories of scrabble event at the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG) in Ilorin. In the final...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

NYG : Official lauds Screening Committee

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Ilorin – Mrs Dilichukwu Onyedinma, Leader of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) delegation to the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG) in Ilorin, on Wednesday commended the event’s...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

A-Ibom governorship: I will run single term, says Ekere

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—MANAGING Director, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Obong Nsima Ekere has pledged to run only a single term if he wins the gubernatorial contest in Akwa...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

2019: PDP Governors disagree on consensus Candidate

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…National Convention to hold in Port- Harcourt By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- Governors elected on the platform of The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors under the aegis of PDP...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Senator, former Dep Gov, retired DIG defect to APC in Akwa Ibom

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Eket (Akwa Ibom) – Sen. Eme Ekaette, representing Akwa Ibom South Senatorial zone and former state deputy governor, Mrs Valerie Ebe on Tuesday defected to the All Progressives Congress...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Ex-banker battles Akpabio for APC ticket

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—A former banker, Otuekong Iniebehe Okorie, has challenged Senator Godswill Akpabio for Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial seat at the National Assembly on the...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s govt a stinking can of corruption – Timi Frank

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Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described the President Muhammadu Buhari’s-led administration of a stinking can of...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Wealth Creation Journey : Counting the gains under Gov Emmanuel

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A better way to get a deeper understanding of why Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was moved to describe Governor Emmanuel as “a very clever Governor” on September 23, 2017, is to look...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

APGA has over 10,000 registered members in A-Ibom —Chairman

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, in Akwa Ibom State, has no fewer than 10, 000 registered members, the state Chairman of the party Mr. Joseph Otu, has disclosed....

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →