The people of Ekid( former Ekid district) are planning to immortalise the former military Governor of then South Eastern State,Late Brigadier General UDOKAHA Jacob Esuene .Accordingly, a central committee to actualise the immortalization of the Late Hero is headed by Elder Aniedi Abasi Ikoiwak. The Committee Chairman, Elder Ikoiwak in […]

The member representing Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency Rt. Hon.(Barr.) Onofiok Luke has commended Governor Udom Emmanuel for turning around healthcare delivery in the state through massive revamping and equipping of hospitals. He has equally stressed on the need to extend same gesture to the Primary Healthcare level. This, the […]

…Distributes relief materials to affected farmers Akwa Ibom State Government (AKSG) has partnered the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in the control of flood and its effects on farmlands in the State.The partnership which was demonstrated through the distribution of relief materials to farmers affected by the 2020 flood in […]

•••Govt Will Do More For Niger Delta Region- Akpabio President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, lauded the Efiong Akwa- led Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC), for supporting the security agencies in the Niger Delta region in their efforts to ensure a peaceful environment. The President, stated this at the inauguration of […]

BREAKING NEWSBy Fisayo GbadamosiOn Sep 28, 2021 Since last Saturday, when the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, during the 9th edition of the popular Television and Radio program, “Governor Speaks” accused the Oron Union, a socio- political group of writing unfounded, spurious and unsubstantiated petitions to scuttle the Ibom […]

The popular Nigerian Crossdresser, Bobrisky has openly apologized to his one time best friend, Tonto Dikeh for calling her out sometime ago on his social media page. Weeks later, having realized the damage he has caused to Dikeh, the crossdresser has taken to his social media page to  apologize to […]

Rev Richard Peters Following my reaction to the varying outbursts made by some Oro brethren on the Ibom Deep Seaport project, it has become necessary to set the narratives straight lest my message is misconstrued.I had said in the opening paragraphs of my previous piece that Oro Nation have been […]

-By Unwana Assam,3rd Sept., 2021 In the early hours of Thursday 2nd September, 2021, the notice of the steering committee of Maintain Peace Movement MPM came to the public domain and the information therein read “the leadership of Maintain Peace Movement, a Pan-Akwa Ibom Political Mobilization group has approved a […]

The formation of Eket Book Club to enhance reading culture among students, residents and the entire people of Eket and environs received a boost on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 when executive members of Eket Book Club paid a courtesy visit on the Chairman of Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission(AKISIEC), […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a reshuffle in the cabinet formed on August 21, 2019. In a statement to cabinet members during the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday 1st September, President Buhari announced that Mohammed Sabo Nanono, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, and Engr. Sale Mamman, Minister of […]

-By Unwana Assam. Ekid nation is one distinct and unique ethnic group, situated in the southern part of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. It is a geopolitical, ethnic group with a minority bloc in the state, unlike Ibibio, Oro. Ekid is ancestrally made up of Esit Eket and Eket local government […]

*calls for unity in APC The National Secretary, Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee of All Progressives Congress (APC), Distinguished Senator John James Akpan Udoedehe has been described as a blessing to All Progressives Congress, Akwa Ibom State and Nigeria. Rev. Wilfred Etuk, Eket chapter chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), made […]

Nigeria Defense Academy has reacted to the invasion of its Headquarters in the early hours of Tuesday, 23rd August, 2021 in Afaka. According to the release of the Defense Headquarters through APRO, Bashir Muhd Jajira, the bandits successfully killed two officers while one was abducted. ………………………………………………………………….. PRESS RELEASE SECURITY BREACH […]

The people of Ekid nation, comprising Eket and Esit Eket local governments, as well as their Ibeno counterpart, have agreed that harmonious and peaceful living guarantee more mutual benefits to their people. They also admitted that working together, the people of the two brotherly communities stand a better chance of […]

The federal government has flagged off the onboarding of 510 N-Power beneficiaries in the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. While onboarding Stream 1 ofN-Power Batch C on Monday at the NAF Conference Centre Abuja, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Farouq congratulated […]