Speaker urges FG to ensure equal release of funds for development in N’Delta 

. Akwa Ibom Deputy Governor, Mr Moses Ekpo (M), Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke (L) & others at the public hearing/stakeholders meeting on the proposed constitution amendment on Monday  _______________________________________   ollowing the announced withdrawal of 1billion dollars by the federal government to fight Boko Haram in the North-east […]

Akwa Ibom police assure residents of safety during Id el Fitri celebrations

By Effiong WILLIAM — Akwa Ibom State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Don Awunah, has assured residents and members of the public of their safety and protection before, during and after the Eld-el-fitr celebration. Mr. Awunah’s assurance, which is contained in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, Ikechukwu Chukwu, a copy which was obtained […]

Govt’ll deal with hate-mongers, determined to ensure unity of Nigeria – Osinbajo

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, warned that the Federal Government would deal with individuals or groups spreading hate speeches capable of affecting the unity of the country. Osinbajo, who stressed the determination of government to foster the unity of Nigeria, said the Federal Government would not allow such persons get away with their action. The […]

Mani retains Akwa Ibom command as PSC approves promotion, posting of AIGs, 37 CPs

By Roselyn NTEKIM — Mr. Muritala Mani has retained his command as Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom State, following the recent promotion and posting of police officers in Nigeria. Fifteen other commissioners of police also retained their commands during the exercise. They include, Peace Abdallah, Ebonyi; Emmanuel Ojukwu, Enugu; Frederick Lakanu, Imo; Adeleye Oyebade, […]