Prof Esuh’s appointment which takes immediate effect and comes less two months after he demonstrated a rare depth of scholarship and intellection as the 86th Inaugural Lecturer of the University of Uyo. His lecture was entitled: “Persuading The Persuaders: A Rhetorico-Semiotic Direction to Marketing communications.” Professor Esuh, Chairman, Akwa Ibom […]

The House of Representatives has amended the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2021 to accommodate indirect primaries as an alternative procedure for nominating the candidates of political parties for elective positions. Lawmakers in the plenary of the House in Abuja on Wednesday, unanimously amended Clause 84 (2) of the bill, which […]

•••Congratulates Buhari On Role In Return Of Stolen Artefacts From Benin Minister, Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has said that “Nigeria is better off as one, united and indivisible country,” just as he thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for standing by the the people of Benin Kingdom and giving them […]

Two Journalists in Akwa Ibom State have emerged as the maiden winners of the Ray Ekpu Prize for Investigative Journalism and therefore ended the 2021 media calendar in the state on a high.The Award, endowed by Inoyo Toro Foundation for journalists in Akwa Ibom State carries a prize money of […]

*As Clergy, Akwa, Inyangetor Eulogize A’Ibom Ex-Gov A socio-political group in Akwa Ibom State, Akwa Ibom Youth Coalition (AYC) held a thanksgiving mass recently to mark the 59th birthday of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs and former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio. The National Coordinator of […]

•••Says Secret Of Uncommon Transformation Was Relationship With God Minister, Niger Delta Affairs Ministry, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has attributed the success story and the Uncommon Transformation witnessed in Akwa Ibom State during his administration to his relationship with God. He also stated that the act of ingratitude, not giving God […]

The Honourable Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Distinguished Senator Godswill Akpabio has been celebrated by a socio-political group in Akwa Ibom State. The group, Akwa Ibom Youth Coalition (AYC), led by Mr. Akaniyene Umoh, embarked on series of activities to mark the 59th birthday celebration of the former governor of […]

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum has identified and listed 20 topmost targets he hopes to achieve in the coming year, 2022. Zulum listed each of them on Tuesday in Maiduguri, while presenting the 2022 budget before lawmakers at the Borno State House of Assembly. Zulum said: “Among other things, […]

…Tasks govt to arrest exodus of doctors to other nations …Calls for improving work conditions for health workers Member representing Etinan/ Nsit Ibom /Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency, Mr Onofiok Luke has decried the drop in the number of medical personnel in the country. Delivering a keynote address on the theme: […]

Minister, Niger Delta Affairs Ministry, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Thursday visited the Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu and condoled with him and the state government over the recent building collapse in Lagos. Akpabio, during the visit also thanked God almighty for the successful medical trip […]

Minister, Niger Delta Affairs Ministry, Senator Godswill Akpabio has called on privileged individuals in the society to emulate the philanthropy gesture of the Music icon, David Adedeji Adeleke aka Davido, and join hands with him in his quest at making life meaningful for the poor in the society. Akpabio made […]

Abuja club belonging to popular socialite and businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu, aka Obi Cubana ‘Hustle and Bustle’ has been shut down following an incident involving the death of a client. In a statement released by the management of the club, they wrote, “We are closed till further notice. This is due […]

A former governor of Imo state, Emeka Ihedioha, on Saturday, said his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, would defeat the ruling All Progressives Congress during the 2023 presidential election. Ihedioha, who spoke during the fourth anniversary of Egbu declaration which held in Owerri, said Imo remained a PDP state. He […]

My attention has been drawn to sponsored write ups in the media, claiming that I passed the buck on my responsibility for the constitution of the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission ( NDDC). The write ups, deliberately published while I am outside the country on national duty, reportedly […]

“On this National Youth Day, I salute the strength and courage of young Nigerian people and those in Lagos in particular who represent a major force in building a greater and sustainable Lagos as well as a better future for the nation. Today has been set aside to celebrate the […]

LASEMA Comb Scene for Survivors Many trapped as 21-storey building collapses in Ikoyi, Lagos. The owner of the building is also among the people trapped inside the building. Survivors confirm over 50 workers including the site manager and friends on inspection were in the building when the ugly incidence occurred. […]

President Muhammadu Buhari continues his visit to Saudi Arabia with a brief stopover at Madinah where he observed his evening prayers and engaged in intense prayers, along with his entourage for the return of peace and security all over Nigeria and the world at large. The President who had earlier […]