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 […]

Lawmakers who thwarted 2nd term bid of their predecessors secretly visit me to get endorsement – Ekpo

* Ekpo, Akwa Ibom PDP Chairman  ____________________________________   Itoro BASSEY Some lawmakers in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly who had allegedly frustrated reelection efforts made by their predecessors are now devising every possible means, including paying secret visits to high ranking political office holders in the state in order to influence their endorsements […]

Security operatives arraign Akwa Ibom man for blackmailing federal lawmaker

Michael Enyong, member, NASS  ___________________________   Security operatives in Akwa Ibom have arraigned Emmanuel Titus Udo for allegedly blackmailing the federal lawmaker representing Uyo, Dr. Michael Enyong. Udo, who hails from Nsit Atai Local Government Area, was arraigned yesterday at a State Magistrate Court, presided over by Mrs. Agnes Ukpong. He was arrested by a […]

Akwa Ibom Govt. says Weeks not culpable of crime in 2016 deadly church collapse

* Governor Udom Emmanuel & Pastor Akan Weeks  __________________________________   he Akwa Ibom State government has said that the pastor whose church building collapsed and killed 27 people in the state in 2016 is not culpable of any crime. The tragic incident occurred during the consecration ceremony of the founder and pastor of Reigners Bible […]

Akwa Ibom Speaker serves as Best Man to his Press Secretary during wedding: Photos

Mr & Mrs kufre Okon  _______________________________   By Itoro BASSEY  Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke, was Best Man at the wedding ceremony of Kufre Okon, his Chief Press Secretary, held yesterday at The Apostolic Church in Uyo. Making a speech at the wedding reception party at Emerald Events Centre in Uyo, […]

Akwa Ibom Govt releases 10 Libyan returnees to reunite with families

* Moses Ekpo, Deputy Governor, Akwa Ibom State  ______________________________     en Libyan returnees of Akwa Ibom origin have been released by the state government to reunite with their relations at the community level. The state government advised them that they should quickly settle into meaningful living, integrate themselves into the society and also find […]