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58 fake universities in operating at the moment in Nigeria, says NUC

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE National Universities Commission, NUC, has said a total of 58 fake universities were carrying out illegal operations at the moment in Nigeria. The commission also...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Mikel happy to join Eagles camp  

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Captain Mikel Obi has expressed his sheer delight at teaming up with Super Eagles squad in their 2018 FIFA World Cup preparations camp in Uyo, Akwa Ibom. Mikel Obi Speaking after arriving the...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Why Gov Emmanuel’ll be re-elected — Commissioner

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Charles Udoh, has expressed confidence that Governor Udom Emmanuel will be re-elected with an...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

CJN, Fayose, Udom advocate independent, strong Judiciary

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI— THE Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen and Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, as well as his counterpart in Akwa Ibom, Mr. Udom...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Countdown (20) FIFA WC: Moses to miss Congo DR friendly

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Victor Moses will not play the pre-World Cup friendly against Congo DR on May 28 in Port Harcourt. Victor Moses Instead the Chelsea wing back and Super Eagles striker will stay back in London and...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti guber: Udom urges Ekiti people to vote Fayose’s deputy, Eleka

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Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has urged all people in Ekiti State to vote for the standard bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Kolapo Olusola Eleka so that the good...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

JOHESU strike: You will account for lives lost – A’Ibom Govt

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The Akwa Ibom Government has warned Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) workers that they would give account of any life lost during the period of their strike. The state Commissioner for Health,...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Countdown (21) Eagles shape up for Congo DR

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Almost all the 30 players listed by coach Gernot Rohr for the 2018 FIFA World Cup have reported in Uyo, Akwa Ibom to prepare for the warm up friendly against Congo DR on May 28 in Port...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Police nab killer of Nasarawa Varsity lectcurer, 13 other kidnappers/robbers

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By Kingsley Omonobi ABUJA—A team of policemen from Force Headquarters, made up operatives of Intelligence Response Team and Technical Intelligence Unit, have arrested 14 deadly kidnappers...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari urged to fight corruption in educational system

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FOR President Muham-madu Buhari to successfully fight corruption in the nation, there is need for him to fight corruption in the nation’s educational system. This is the position of the...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian Navy lauded for securing A-Ibom waterways

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—The Nigerian Navy has been applauded for effectively policing the waterways in Akwa Ibom State leading to a drastic drop in sea piracy and other maritime related...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

FG owes us N140bn on road projects — A-Ibom govt

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—Akwa Ibom State Government has insisted that the Federal Government owes the state N140 billion, which it expended on the construction and rehabilitation of...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Catholic faithful protest nationwide as slain priests, 17 parishioners are interred

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By OUR REPORTERS Makurdi—As the Catholic Church yesterday buried the two priests and 17 parishioners killed by herdsmen at St. Ignatius Quasi Parish at Mbalom, Benue State, Catholic faithful...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Ikot-Abasi youths angry over delayed production at ALSCON

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IKOT ABASI- THE delay in commencement of production at Aluminium Smelter Company of Nigeria, ALSCON, located in Ikot Abasi Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, has become a source of worry to...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

No opposition in A-Ibom —CPS Udoh

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—Chief Press Secretary to Akwa Ibom State governor, Mr Ekerete Udoh, has declared that there was no strong opposition in the state capable of wrestling power from...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →