Latest Stories in Akwa Ibom

 

Child trafficking: NAPTIP nabs 2 suspects in Akwa Ibom

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says it has apprehended two suspects for human trafficking in Akwa Ibom. This is contained in a statement issued by the...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Six suspected robbers arrested in Aba

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Kindly Share This Story: By Eric Ugbor ABIA state Police Commissioner, Ene Okon has confirmed the arrest of six robbers by a team of detectives at the Ndiegoro Police Division in Aba. Okon while...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Living under siege of herdsmen in South-South

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Tension is on the rise across the South-South region after herdsmen recently killed more than 14 persons in Avwon, Agadama and Ohoror communities of Uwheru kingdom in Ughelli North Local...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Jonathan, others honour Emmanuel at Father’s burial

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The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, former President Goodluck Jonathan and wife, Patience, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, joined other sympathisers to bid farewell to the late Elder...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Nnamdi Kanu’s parents’ burial unites old Eastern Region in Umuahia

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Kindly Share This Story:Shows traditional rulers from the 11 States of South East and South-South during the burial. By Chimaobi Nwaiwu Satisfied with the successful burial of its leader Mazi...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

South-South states’ forum deepens quest for diversified economies from oil, gas

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Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State (middle) flanked by his Edo State counterpart, Mr. Godwin Obaseki (left), and his deputy, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro, during Asaba 2020 NEXIM Bank Enlightenment and...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Police uncovers baby factory in Akwa Ibom

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Kindly Share This Story: By Harris Emanuel The Police in Akwa Ibom State has busted child trafficking and theft syndicate who take possession of pregnant girls until delivery and sell out the...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

Senate constitutes 56-member Constitution Review Committee 

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Kindly Share This Story:***As YPP Senator, Ifeanyi Ubah Kicks ***Committee composition is not based on party membership, but on States and Zonal basis, Lawan Replies President of the Senate,...

Thu Feb 6th, 2020     Read More →

FG awards N77bn projects in works, education

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Kindly Share This Story:President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru The Federal Government Wednesday approved the award of N77 billion projects for the works and education...

Thu Feb 6th, 2020     Read More →

Moses Simon scores in Nantes’ 1-2 defeat to PSG

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Paris St-Germain moved 15 points clear at the top of Ligue 1 with a narrow win at Nantes. Mauro Icardi and Thilo Kehrer scored for PSG – who were without Neymar – before Moses Simon...

Thu Feb 6th, 2020     Read More →

Controversy over victims of Boko Haram attacks

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The controversy over who, between Christians and Muslims, have lost more lives to the Boko Haram insurgency raged on yesterday with the presidency urging the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN)...

Thu Feb 6th, 2020     Read More →

Does production of a medical certificate effectively dispense with attendance of its author in court?

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INIOBONG MATTHEW ETUK-UDO v. THE STATE CITATION: (2020) LPELR-49164 (CA) In the Court of Appeal In the Calabar Judicial Division Holden at Calabar On Tuesday, 7th January, 2019 Suit No:...

Tue Feb 4th, 2020     Read More →

FG pledges to revitalise two fishing terminals in Akwa Ibom

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In its bid to achieve a non-oil economy and create employment, the Federal Government has promised to reactivate two abandoned fishing terminals in Akwa Ibom State. This was disclosed by the...

Mon Feb 3rd, 2020     Read More →

PHED, laments N166 billion debt, embarks on mass disconnection of defaulters

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Kindly Share This Story: By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT: The management of Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company, PHED, has lamented debt of over N166 billion owed the company by...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

PDP wins Akwa Ibom rerun

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the Akwa Ibom Northwest Senatorial rerun, Essien Udim Federal Constituency and the Essien Udim House of Assembly supplementary election. Prof. Robert...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →