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PDP Leader Joins APC In Akwa Ibom​

PDP Leader Joins APC In Akwa Ibom​

News September 10, 2018 at 10:41 am 0 comments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State on Saturday suffered a devastating blow with the defection of the party’s leader in Ika Local Government Area, Dr Francis Udoikpong.
Dr Udoikpong, a PDP state caucus member and former Commissioner for Health,

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Breaking: Gov. Emmanuel declares for second term

Breaking: Gov. Emmanuel declares for second term

News August 24, 2018 at 6:27 pm 0 comments

Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Friday, declared his intention to seek re-election, saying his current performance would return him to the Government House.
Emmanuel made the declaration in Uyo and said that his industrialisation efforts in the state was part of his major achievements since his inauguration in

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Two Nigerian police officers killed

Two Nigerian police officers killed

News June 30, 2018 at 7:13 pm 0 comments

Two policemen have been killed in an ambush in Akwa Ibom State. The police spokesperson in the state, Odiko MacDon, confirmed the incident to PREMIUM TIMES, Saturday evening.
Mr MacDon, a deputy superintendent of police, said the policemen were attacked by unknown gunmen in the early hours of Saturday along Iwukem

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Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom Churches As Parastatals

Opinions, Religion September 6, 2017 at 9:01 am 0 comments

Religion was not quite a major divisive issue in the community in which we lived in the Old Cross River State in my days as a student there. On Sundays, students felt free to attend church service either within the campus or outside. I do not recall any major religious

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PDP Releases Timetable For Akwa Ibom Local Government Election

Politics September 5, 2017 at 5:38 pm 0 comments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Akwa Ibom State Chapter has released the timetable and guidelines for the ​November 11 local government elections in the state.
PDP S​tate Chairman, Obong Paul Ekpo​, on Tuesday, in a statement, said sales of nomination form begins as from 8th of September, 2017 at the

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Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom

Court Sacks All LG Caretaker Committees In A’Ibom State

News August 2, 2017 at 2:50 pm 0 comments

A court in Akwa Ibom State has declared as illegal, the local government caretaker committees in the state.
The 31 local governments in the state have been run for about two years now by chairpersons handpicked by the state governor, Udom Emmanuel.
A State High Court at the Abak Judicial

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