Building a Prosperous Akwa Ibom through Sports

. Governor  Udom Emmanuel _________________________________________________   By Aniekeme Finbarr It was Tommy Lasorda, former American baseball player and coach, who once said, that “there are three types of people. Those who make it happen, those who watch it happen, and those who wonder what happened.” The first line captures the passion that Governor Udom Emmanuel […]

Mikel eyes World Cup ticket in Yaounde

. Mikel  ______________________________________   Super Eagles captain and midfielder Mikel John Obi is in a buoyant mood as Nigeria look forward to further feast on the African champions, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon. The Eagles arrived in Yaounde on Sunday afternoon for Monday’s 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier against the Central Africans at the Stade […]

W’Cup Qualifier: Simon smells victory for Nigeria in Uyo

. Simon in action _________________________________   Nigeria midfielder, Moses Simon, has admitted Friday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier between the Super Eagles and Indomitable Lions of Cameroon at the Uyo International Stadium would not be for the faint-hearted as such his outfit will do everything to grind a positive result. The Super Eagles currently lead […]

S-East, S-South governors: Federal presence in our region minimal 

. Udom Emmanuel, Governor, Akwa Ibom State  _______________________________________________________________   Governors of the South-South and South East states yesterday said federal presence in the regions is very minimal and only noticeable in the presence of policemen. They regretted the deplorable state of federal roads in the two regions, adding that none of the airports and seaports […]