2019: No clash between Udom, Akpabio – Nwoko 

. Udom & Akpabio  _______________________________    Akwa Ibom State Attorney General and Commissioner for justice, Uwemedimo Nwoko has dismissed the assertion that there is a crack between Senator Godswill Akpabio and Governor Udom Emmanuel as the 2019 general elections approaches. Nwoko said Emmanuel and Akpabio’s relationship are as cordial as ever and that when Akpabio […]

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, […]

LG polls: Why we insist on zoning – Akwa Ibom PDP

. Paul Ekpo, PDP Chairman, Akwa Ibom State, addressing party members in Itu local government secretariat, last week  __________________________________________________________ By William EFFIONG   Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State, Paul Ekpo, has said that the decision to maintain the party’s existing zoning formula in the forthcoming local government elections was […]

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 […]

Police deny Uyo robbery attack

. Zubairu Mu’azu Halilu, CP, Akwa Ibom State  _______________________________________________________________   By Itoro BASSEY Two commercial banks, Diamond Bank and UBA, along Abak Road in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, were reported to have been besieged by armed robbers on Tuesday afternoon, shortly after new commissioner of police, Zubairu Mu’azu Halilu, resumed duty. Different sources who claimed […]