The member representing Etinan /Nsit Ibom /Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency, Mr Onofiok Luke has called for legislative action to address the plethora of challenges facing the judiciary. Luke made the call while presenting a motion on : “Urgent Need to Address the Deteriorating Working/Welfare Conditions of Judicial Officers and Provision […]

…as plans for 2nd convention, 1st anniversary kicks off The August Born Care Foundation has revealed that more lives will be touched this year during activities towards its second convention and first year anniversary celebrations. Interim President of the Foundation, Hon. Itoro Etim made this known while addressing newsmen, Sunday […]

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has declared Hon. Farah Dagogo wanted for hiring cultists to attack the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Port Harcourt. The governor has hereby directed the Rivers State Police Command to arrest Hon. Farah Dagogo for hiring cultists who stormed the PDP […]

The Honourable Commissioner for Economic Development Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Emem Bob on Monday received the Akwa Ibom Public Service Monitoring Committee(AKPSMC) led by the Chairman of the Committee and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transport, Akwa Ibom State, Otuekong Nse Edem for the spot check on staff, as part of […]

••• Harps On Unity And Obedience To Court Orders On Akwa Ibom Chairmanship The leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State and Minister, Niger Delta Affairs Ministry, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Thursday, lauded the Senator Abdullahi Adamu-led National Working Committee (NWC), of the party for upholding […]

The Senate PPresident, Senator Ahmed Lawan has felicitated Christians in Nigeria as they join other Christians across the world to celebrate Easter. In his message, the Senate President stated that, as Christ ended in triumph, the season should also rekindle the hope of victory over personal and communal challenges in […]

The Akwa Ibom State Government, has reiterated its readiness to sustain the values of transparency, accountability and open governance through the involvement of citizens in budgetary process. The Honourable Commissioner, Ministry of Economic Development, Mr. Emem Bob, stated this Tuesday during the Stakeholders meeting on 2022 Citizens’ Budget held in […]

By Inibehe Effiong The House of Representatives is considering a Bill to prohibit and criminalize cross dressing in Nigeria. It’s astonishing that our legislators are majoring in frivolity and dissipating legislative time on the mundane. It’s neither necessary nor expedient. I’m flummoxed by the silliness and incongruity of this Bill. […]

Operatives of the Uyo Zonal Command of the EFCC, have commenced investigations of a suspected illegal petroleum dealer handed over to the Command by the 2 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Uyo The dealer: Endurance Asuquo was handed over to the EFCC on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, upon his arrest by the […]

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has concluded plans to roll out the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme GEEP 2.0 in all the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.This follows the final verification of Phase 1 applicants who qualified and were selected to benefit from […]

The Chairman House of Representatives Committee on Judiciary, Rt. Hon. (Barr.) Onofiok Luke has admonished women to intensify advocacies around gender equity and more women participation in politics before decisions or legislations are made. Luke was speaking on the topic “Advancing Society: The National Assembly as a Friend or Foe?” […]

The newly appointed Commissioner for Economic Development in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Emem Bob, Monday assumed office. Bob was received at the ministry by the Permanent Secretary Mr. Effiong Ekpenyong who took him on a facility tour of the ministry. The economic boss also had a maiden meeting with the […]

The Federal Government has approved the engagement of four of its Agencies to train 50,000 Non-Graduate N-Power Beneficiaries. At the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday, the National Institute of Transport Technology NITT, Industrial Training Fund ITF, National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, Hydraulic Equipment Development Institute HEDI were given the […]

ICPC WILL NOT BE DRAGGED INTO LOCAL POLITICS……….. anti graft agency warns against media trial ……….says we are not combing the town for Ephraim Inyangeyen The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission says the agency will not tolerate any attempt to drag the body into political feud and cautioned that anyone found […]

A leading Governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State Rt. Hon. Onofiok Luke, Honorable Member representing Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency will tomorrow, Saturday 19th March 2022, chair the 11th matriculation ceremony of Maurid Polytechnic, Mbiaso. A release signed by the Registrar of the Institution, Dr. Tom FredFish , announced that […]

Federated Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Akwa Ibom State Council has announced an all inclusive Welfare package for her members. Chairman of the Chapel Nsibiet John affirmed this during the inaugural meeting of the body held Friday at the NUJ Press Centre. John while presenting Welfare packages to […]

A delegation of Northern Youths from different local government areas of Kebbi State, led by Abdullahi Idris, on Tuesday, declared the Minister, Niger Delta Affairs and former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio Wanted. The declaration was made during a meeting of different youth organisations in Birnin Kebbi, […]

“We are glad Mr President has bowed to pressure and signed the ammended electoral act into law but he shouldn’t have allowed Nigerians pass through this level of emotions and tension before doing the right thing. This ammendment is a victory for Nigerians as it would reduce electoral violence, give […]