Not everyone may have known that Governor Udom Emmanuel came into power with very few men who peradventure, some are still with him in the State executive council. The very first four of them were; Ephraim Inyangeyen, Dr. Ukpong, Akan Okon, and Dr. Nsikan Linus. Apart from these few men, […]

By Ubong Sampson At first, my relationship with Ekong Sampson was a case of a public officer and a critic. In my early days of media practice, I had chosen to restrict my closeness with public/political office holders so I don’t have to enjoy favours that would have me mortgaging […]

By Uwem Etukudo The changing nature of the world calls for new revolutions in many aspects. And as developed nations are already setting the pace in this trend, Akwa Ibom, an emerging brand among Nigeria’s subnationals, must recreate her leadership template to fit perfectly into the mould by establishing an […]

Otobong Sampson February 24, 2022 Often times, I feel the Akwa Ibom PDP chair is in the wrong vocation. He shouldn’t be in politics. He lacks the duplicitous character of a chameleon, the slipperiness of a serpent, and the slyness of a conman. He is not at all gifted in […]

By Inemesit Ibok “The boss drives people; the leader coaches them. The boss depends on authority; the leader on good will. The boss inspires fear; the leader inspires enthusiasm. The boss says ‘I’; the leader says ‘we.’ The boss fixes the blame for the breakdown; the leader fixes the breakdown. […]

I had long decided that in this buildup to 2023, I’ll only respond to intelligent arguments on who is bringing what approach to governance, and more as it concerns the plans and preparedness of my principal for the collective good of Akwa Ibom state. At the same time, I’d vowed […]

AMAZING GRACE SERIES 17 by Ubong Sampson Medical intelligence and surveillance represent a very useful component in the health care system, especially regarding control of diseases outbreak, bioattack, etc. There is increasing role of automated-based medical intelligence and surveillance systems, in addition to the traditional manual pattern of document retrieval […]

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Thursday said the country needs a capable leader that will address the problems facing the nation. Atiku stated this in Abuja at the 19th edition of the Daily Trust dialogue which featured the theme, “2023: The Politics, Economy and Insecurity.” “What is important now is […]

AMAZING GRACE SERIES 13 Sectoral GOALs in Glimpse (Education) By Ubong S. Every government goes into power with a minus…so because it would have to make policies, take decisions and actions that will likely open up rooms for criticisms. As natural as this appears, the level of minus a government […]

NSUKKA AND UDOM EMMANUEL’S GRAND VISION UDEME NANA One does not know why the Governor of Akwa Ibom State was picked as this year’s guest speaker on such an auspicious occasion. He isn’t an Alumnus. And therefore not a great Lion. He is an Akokite. As one journeyed through the […]

By Ubong Creativity David The present Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Akwa Ibom State, Hon Frank Archibong does not need any introduction within the political space of Akwa Ibom State and beyond. He holds the ace in crisis management, peace initiative, administrative purity, bridge building through social engineering […]

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 […]

…Pass vote of confidence on Governor Udom Emmanuel Unwana Assam Uyo Senatorial District Media Practitioners Forum (USDMF) has declared its total support for the newly inaugurated political movement in the state known as Maintain Peace Movement as well as passed a vote of confidence on Governor Udom Emmanuel for his […]

Alhaji Mohammadu Buhari,The President and Commander in Chief, Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Aso Rock, Abuja. It has become necessary to react to the “ADVERTORIAL” by Oron Unioncarried in THE POST WEEKDAY newspaper of 14th July 2021 titled “ Anopen letter to President Muhammadu Buhari Re: Constitution of theManagement of Board […]

Affirm part ownership of the seaport land Urge Ibom Seaport Implementation Board to ignore distractions. The people of Ekid nation have challenged the Ibom Seaport managers to ignore unnecessary distractions and deliver “a world class port” that will be of benefit to all. At a meeting between critical stakeholders and […]

-By Unwana Assam 10th June, 2021, made it exactly two years since the current members of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly took the oath of office to serve their constituents in their various constituencies. From time immemorial, celebrating an anniversary has been a norm, depending on what one celebrates. […]