Etiebet’s idea of “Guided Congresses” undemocratic, must be rejected by APC – Ekefre

* Says party stalwarts out for showdown with former minister   Itoro BASSEY A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Enefiok Ekefre, has called on supporters of the party to reject completely the idea of “Guided Congresses” allegedly prescribed by another APC chieftain and former minister, Mr. Don Etiebet, […]

AKHA intervenes in feud over closure of Oron road by Maritime Academy Rector

* Onofiok Luke, Speaker, AKHA  ______________________________________   Itoro BASSEY  Lasting solutions to the lingering feud between the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron, and their Udung Okung and Ukpatak Afaha Eduok host communities is underway, as members of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly Committee on Justice, Human Rights and Public Petitions visited the restricted […]

How Maritime Academy Rector, Effedua, lied on record of institution’s staff strength

Following the recent claim by Commodore Duja Emmanuel Effedua, Rector of Maritime Academy of Nigeria, MAN, Oron, that he met a staff strength 716 and 86 staff employed by the Academy in 2016, facts have emerged that the Rector misled the House of Representatives Committee Chairman on Maritime safety, Education and Administration with lies. It can be […]

Police intensify war on cultists, arrest 67 suspects in Akwa Ibom

. Some Suspects & recovered items in Police custody  ___________________________________________ olice in Akwa Ibom State say its operatives have intensified its war on cultism with the arrest of 67 suspects all in one month, and recovering various arms and ammunition in the process. This is contained in a press release issued by the command’s spokesman, […]

Alumni of MAN Oron calls for institution’s upgrade

The Alumni of Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron, AMANO, Akwa Ibom State, has called on the Federal Government to upgrade the academy to a degree awarding institution. AMANO urged the government to strengthen the academy by providing adequate training facilities, functional simulators and access to training vessels for cadets. In a statement by its President, […]