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2019: A-Ibom APC adopts Ekere, Akpabio as consensus candidates

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO— Ahead of the primaries of All Progressives Congress, APC, leaders of the party in Akwa Ibom State have unanimously adopted former Senate Minority Leader and...

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Emmanuel attaches importance to airport, deep seaport — Commissioner

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo — Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Housing and Special Duties, Mr. Akan Okon, yesterday, said the state government had made significant progress at the Ibom...

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

FLOOD: Death toll hits 242

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…327,052 persons displaced, 9,276 houses destroyed …19 riverine communities submerged in Delta By Emma Amaize, Clifford Ndujihe, Jimitota, Onoyume, Festus Ahon, Ochuko Akuopha, Perez...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

A-Ibom @ 31: Saraki, Tambuwal laud Emmanuel over devt stride

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo —SENATE president, Dr Bukola Saraki, and Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State have lauded Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State over his development stride in...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Udom : Winning with workers

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By Ony Ekpeneru BESIDES massive construction and rehabilitation of roads, as well as rehabilitation of hospitals, one other area that has distinguished Governor Udom Emmanuel among most incumbent...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari ‘ll complete East-West Road – Presidency

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO—The Presidency, weekend, reiterated the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari to complete the East-West Road project. Senior Special Assistant to the President...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

NATIONAL CONVENTION: Why we chose Port Harcourt, by PDP

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By Jide Ajani Stemming from the controversy generated by its choice of Port Harcourt, as venue for its national convention, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said it opted for the Rivers...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Akwa Ibom 2019: The Ekere factor

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By Ephraim Evah Politics in Akwa Ibom State has assumed a new dimension since a new entrant into the governorship race took every one by storm. That new entrant, against all odds and...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

APC to use Akwa Ibom to launch party to South-south – Presidential aide

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The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, on National Assembly Senate Matters Sen. Ita Enang, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) would use Akwa Ibom to launch the...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Okowa Expresses confidence of victory for PDP candidates

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… Screened With Wike, Udom In Port Harcourt DELTA State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has been screened to seek re-election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

South-South PDP guber screening C’tee clears Wike, Okowa, Emmanuel

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: R-L: Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel and Chairman of the South-South PDP Screening Committee, Dr Muraina...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo inaugurates TraderMoni in Owerri

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Abuja – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will on Saturday inaugurate TraderMoni initiative, a Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme, in Owerri, Imo State. Vice President Yemi...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Eagles at Aso Rock

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By Mfon James How Nsima Ekere and Godswill Akpabio are masterminding the return of Akwa Ibom to the mainstream of Nigerian politics Even though it is a season of “loyalty” visits to...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Some PDP presidential aspirants are APC moles, says Gov Wike

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Says some are not presidential materials,some seeking settlement By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – RIVERS State governor, Nyesom Wike,yesterday, alleged that many presidential aspirants of the...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

My husband’s good works’ll speak for him — A/Ibom First Lady

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By Chioma Onuegbu Akwa Ibom First Lady, Deaconess Martha Udom Emmanuel has projected success for her husband in the forthcoming governorship election upon what she claims as the good works of his...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →