Hopes high as Akpabio pledges to release N500million for Akwa Ibom varsity projects

The management, staff and students of the Akwa Ibom State University are currently in high spirits as Governor Godswill Akpabio, Thursday, pledged to release a balance of N500 million to the institution next week for the completion of development projects at the Ikot Akpaden and Obio Akpa campuses. Akpabio, who made this known when he […]

Updated: How game changer, Mu’azu changed game against Jonathan, resigned  

   . Uche Secondus takes over as Acting Chairman Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche Secondus, has been appointed as Acting National Chairman of the party. Secondus’ appointment follows the resignation of the party Chairman, Adamu Muazu, who threw in the towel on Wednesday on health grounds. National Publicity Secretary of the party, Olisa […]

Xenophobic lawmaker-elect asks newspaper publisher to quit Akwa Ibom for criticizing Gov. Akpabio – PREMIUM TIMES

A newly elected member of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Idongesit Ituen, is facing barrage of criticisms over his controversial comment suggesting that a newspaper publisher who is not from Akwa Ibom should relocate to his state of origin. Mr. Ituen launched the attack against the publisher for asking critical questions about Governor […]

Osun: 77 die in road traffic accidents

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Osun, on Monday said it recorded 77 deaths from road traffic crashes in the state between the months of January and April. Mr Muhammad Husaini, the Sector Commander, disclosed this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Osogbo. According to Husaini, a total of […]