Latest Stories in Akwa Ibom

 

Kudos to Akwa Ibom’s industrial renaissance 

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Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Emmanuel. Photo: MRUDOMEMMANUEL Sir: There are a few factors that put top nations such as the United States of America, China, Germany, United Kingdom and France among...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Difficult terrain, funding, threaten APC registration exercise in Cross River

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Minister of, Federal Ministry of Power, Goddy Jedy-Agba Difficult terrain, funding, lack of materials are threatening the ongoing registration and revalidation exercise of the All Progressives...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Gundu: Why herders/farmers clashes, killings remain intractable

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Gundu Inter-communal crises accentuated by herders versus farmers’ clashes and killings ravaging the country are fast threatening the country’s unity. Unfortunately, government and...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Jonathan tasks politicians on unity, love

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Former President Goodluck Jonathan. Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged politicians to imbibe and promote peace, love and unity for the stability and growth of the country. Jonathan...

Sun Feb 14th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 938 new infections, 8 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 938 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 143,516. The NCDC disclosed this on...

Fri Feb 12th, 2021     Read More →

Navy destroys 15 militant camps, nabs 17 suspected sea pirates in Akwa Ibom

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The Nigerian Navy, NNS Jubilee, said it destroyed 15 militant camps and arrested 17 suspected pirates and sea robbers within its area of jurisdiction in Akwa Ibom. Commodore Abdulmajid Ibrahim,...

Thu Feb 11th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 1,131 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,131 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infected people in the country to 142,578. The NCDC disclosed...

Thu Feb 11th, 2021     Read More →

Three robbers and a cow tale

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It is interesting that 46 years after General Yakubu Jack Gowon was toppled as our military Head of State, Nigeria still retains the hope of the Black Race as the first Black power. No country...

Thu Feb 11th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 1,056 new infections, 21 deaths – NCDC

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Nigeria recorded 1,056 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 141,447. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on its...

Wed Feb 10th, 2021     Read More →

Coronavirus: NCDC records 643 Infections, 6 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 643 new cases of coronavirus COVID-19, bringing the total number of infected people in the country to 140,391. The NCDC disclosed this on...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Ogun State: The Legacy of a great future - Part 2

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Dapo Abiodun. Photo: twitter/dabiodunMFR The urgency of the issues involved becomes clearly defined when we examine the impact of our “unitary federalism” on the prospect of fiscal...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Nkanga: Pilot, strategist, patriot

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Sometime last year retired Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga had called me to say that he would like me to be the reviewer of his biography which he planned to launch on January 27, 2021 when he...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,588 new Infections, total now 139,242

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,588 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 139,242. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Sun Feb 7th, 2021     Read More →

Mark Essien should be named the Asiwaju of Nigerian hospitality

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It was 10pm on a Friday. Work had dragged on for too long. But it wasn’t like the work in question was even about to end. The client had ruled that her brief must be done and dusted by...

Sat Feb 6th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 14 deaths, 1,340 new Infections in one day

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NCDC worker. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEI The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,340 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infected people in the...

Fri Feb 5th, 2021     Read More →