Latest Stories in Akwa Ibom

 

FG, PANDEF strike deal on IOCs’ relocation to region, Amnesty Programme, East-West Road

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Contrary to the thinking that the last Thursday meeting between the Federal Government and the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, in Abuja, was going to be stormy, given the ultimatum, days earlier,...

Sun Aug 6th, 2017     Read More →

We are spending paltry N1.2bn on new Akwa Ibom governor’s lodge in Lagos – Emmanuel

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Uyo – Gov Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has denied the allegation that he plans to spend a whopping N9.1 billion to build a new governor’s lodge in Lagos. Emmanuel denied the allegation...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Anntella,36, resides in Lagos, needs an sponsorship, for her Ankara designs. 08030957386 •Juliet, 25,OND holder, God fearing and disciplined, needs well meaning...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Benin Central Hospital: Controversy as Government, Oshiomhole, PDP trade issues

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BY SIMON EBEGBULEM & GABRIEL ENOGHOLASE, BENIN A stone throw from King’s Square, in the heart of Benin, is the Benin Central Hospital, a medical facility built by the colonial masters...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Militants retreat, suspend planned attacks on oil installations

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*Restore mandate to PANDEF, praise E. K Clark *To unleash ‘white shark’ if Federal Government breaches promises with N’Delta leaders By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor,...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Militants explode: Split Nigeria into five Republics

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THE agitations for self-determination in Nigeria have taken another alarming dimension with calls for the country to be split into five entities to be collectively known as the United Republics of...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Priest dumps Catholic Church on live radio

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Patrick Edet, a Catholic priest in Nigeria has announced on a live radio programme his resignation from the Catholic Church. Patrick Edet Edet, who served under the Catholic Diocese of Uyo, Akwa...

Fri Aug 4th, 2017     Read More →

Top Five Tasty Nigerian Soups For Tourists

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Soups are very important in Nigeria as they are usually served alongside swallows like Eba, Amala, Fufu, and Semo. In Nigeria, we have an uncountable number of delicious soups. In fact, as a...

Fri Aug 4th, 2017     Read More →

PANDEF arrives Presidential Villa to meet Osinbajo

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum, PANDEF, has arrived Presidential Villa to meet with the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo.From left; Ijaw leader, Chief...

Thu Aug 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Oriental Energy builds N700m housing estate for host communities in A-Ibom

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By Dennis Udoma & Chioma Onuegbu UYO—Oriental Energy Resources Limited has performed the ground-breaking for the construction of a N700 million ultra-modern residential estate of 100...

Thu Aug 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Man Abraham sells 2-yr-old son for N150,000 in Calabar

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By Emma Una & Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—A 52-year-old man, Abraham Udoh, who sold his two-year-old son for N150,000, was among suspects paraded, yesterday, by the Cross River Police...

Thu Aug 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Kanu tackles Osinbajo, says his view on Biafra agitation faulty, misconceived

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……demands immediate withdrawal of charges against him, others By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—-Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday,...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →

OSINBAJO/ PANDEF MEETING: Militants withdraw mandate to Clark, PANDEF

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By Emma Amaize WARRI- AHEAD today’s meeting of Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo and leaders of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, there was a noticeable discord in the Niger Delta,...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →

N’Delta stakeholders differ on new FG road map

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Sam Oyadongha and Chioma Onuegbu WARRI- LEADERS and stakeholders of the Niger Delta seemed divided, Wednesday, on the two-year Strategic...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →

AGF, Abubakar Malami, summons EFCC, ICPC, others to national summit

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA — The Federal Government, yesterday, said it would convene a one-day national summit on justice, with a view to fashioning out a workable document in the justice...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →