Akwa Ibom Govt has made public its financial statements, Speaker tells opposition elements

. Speaker Onofiok Luke addressing participants at the occasion  _______________________________________   peaker of the Akwa Ibom state House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke, has faulted claims by certain opposition elements that the state government has “not brought to the notice of Akwa Ibom people” its financial statements. Luke said government has made public its financial statements, […]

Updated: Police ban motorcycles in Ukanafun, Etim/Ekpo LGAs

. Zubairu Mu’azu, CP, Akwa Ibom State  ______________________________________ * Say law prohibiting use of vehicles without tinted permit still in force. Akwa Ibom State Police Command has banned the use of motorcycles in Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun local government areas until further notice.  Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Bala Elkana, explained in a […]

Gunmen kill commissioner’s brother, 2 others in Akwa Ibom

Gunmen yesterday attacked the residents of Mr Udo Ekpenyong, the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, and another prominent politician,  Aniekan Akpan, who is immediate past commissioner for Education at Ikot Okusung, Ukanafun local government area of the state.  It was gathered that  the hoodlums attacked  their residents destroying valuables while […]

Ekpo, PDP Chairman, congratulates new commissioner Akpabio

. Ekpo & Akpabio  _____________________________   Itoro BASSEY, Uyo  Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State, Mr Paul Ekpo, Wednesday, congratulated the new commissioner for Labour, Productivity and Manpower Planning, Sir Ibanga Akpabio, for his appointment into the Akwa Ibom State State Executive Council.  Ekpo, in his congratulatory message, said Sir […]

Gov Udom swears in Akpabio, Inoka as commissioners 

L-R: Former Akwa Ibom Governor, now Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio; new Commissioner for Education, Prof. Victor Inoka; Governor Udom Emmanuel & new Commissioner for Labour, Productivity &  Manpower Planning, Sir Ibanga Akpabio shortly after the swearing in ceremony of the commissioners today  ____________________________________________________   Governor Udom Emmanuel has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle and the creation […]