Akwa Ibom govt to subsidise kidney treatment for indigent patients

. Governor Udom Emmanuel  ___________________________________________   The Akwa Ibom State Government has provided drugs for the treatment of people afflicted with renal diseases as part of its effort to check the increase in cases of kidney failure in the.  The government also acquired some dialysis equipment for those in need of specialised treatment of renal […]

Gov Udom explains recruitment of 1,569 science teachers

. Udom Emmanuel, Governor, Akwa Ibom State  _______________________________________________________   Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has said that his administration is working towards full commencement of Engineering courses at the state owned tertiary institutions, especially the State Polytechnic and University. He said with this in view, he will leave no stone unturned in training […]

Police arrest 23 in fresh crackdown of criminal gangs in Ukanafun

. Don Awunah, Akwa Ibom Police Commissioner __________________________________   Akwa Ibom State Police Command say its special operation unit in a dawn sting operation in Ukanafun and its adjoining local government areas arrested 23 suspected members of criminal gangs and cultist who have in recent weeks caused mayhem.  This was made known in a release signed […]

Restructuring Nigeria, How ready? By Onofiok Luke

. Luke ___________________________________ The growing ethnic-based political tension and the seeming political despondency have in in recent times heightened and pushed to the front burner the need for Nigeria’s long overdue political and economic restructuring. From a renewed distasteful secessionist agitation, agitation ostensibly incongruous with reason, to the affront and threat to our bond of […]

Osinbajo reveals what FG thinks will ensure Nigeria’s stability

. Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo  ________________________________________________________   Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Federal Government believes in the principle of free elections as a factor that will lead to the stability of Nigeria. He made the disclosure yesterday during a visit by a delegation of ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commission led by its […]

Gov Udom to inaugurate local govt transition committees today (FULL LIST)

. Governor Udom Emmanuel ______________________________________   By William EFFIONG Governor Udom Emmanuel, Tuesday, announced the constitution of transition committees for the administration of the 31 local government areas of the state. The committee members are scheduled to be inaugurated by the governor, Tuesday evening, at the Government House banquet Hall in Uyo. Apart from the […]