Akwa Ibom Foreign/Direct Investments second to Lagos – Gov Udom

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has revealed that the Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) of his state is second to Lagos state among other states of the federation. Mr. Emmanuel stated this in Lagos on Tuesday during an interactive session with journalists, noted that his administration has succeeded in boosting the economic prosperity of […]

Osinbajo, Udom meet on renewed onshore/offshore dichotomy crisis

* Osinbajo & Gov Udom Emmanuel  _______________________________________   Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday met with Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom State following renewed opinions expressed by some Nigerians over onshore/offshore dichotomy. A committee, headed by Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State on fiscal federalism had recently submitted its report to the ruling All Progressives […]

Over 35 roads in Uyo ready for inauguration May 29 – Works Commissioner 

* Gov Udom Emmanuel  _____________________________________   Akwa Ibom State government says it will commission more than 35 newly completed internal roads in the Uyo metropolis as part of activities to mark the 2018 Democracy Day celebration and the third anniversary of the present administration. The state government shortly after the last rainy season had launched […]

No plans to reintroduce onshore/offshore dichotomy – Ita Enang

* Senator Ita Enang  ______________________________   Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (Senate) to President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Ita Enang has said there is no plan by the federal government or the All Progressives Congress to reintroduce the abrogated on-shore/off-shore dichotomy as insinuated by a section of the media. “No suggestion has been made for […]

Gov Udom signs N646.6 billion 2018 budget

* Governor Udom Emmanuel (seated), Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke (L), Attorney General & Commissioner for justice, Uwemedimo Nwoko (second right) & Commissioner for Finance, Linus Nkan, (R) during the 2018 budget signing ceremony at Government House, Uyo, yesterday  __________________________________________   overnor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, has […]