Friday 23 March 2018

Thursday 22 March 2018


Senator Nelson Asuquo Effiong, the distinguished lawmaker representing Eket Senatorial District (Akwa Ibom South) of Akwa Ibom state at the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is involved in a financial scandal amounting to the tune of ten thousand dollars.

Thursday 15 March 2018

First photos from Rev. Patrick Henry Edet's traditional marriage

The former catholic priest got married traditionally today to his heartthrob, Inyene. The wedding will hold on Saturday. Congratulations to him.

2019: Gov. Ayo Fayose to appoint Raphael Edem Minister of Information

Governor Ayodele Fayose has said he will appoint top MC, Raphael Edem as his Minister of Information if he becomes President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2019.

Thursday 8 March 2018


By Udeme Okono

Ikot Ekpene is the premier Local Government Area in West Africa. She has enjoyed smooth political transitions in the past decades.
As an indigene of the area, I'd been passive about our political representatives at the Federal House of Representatives until recently when reality stared me in the face, since then, I'd decided to be intentional

Friday 2 March 2018

Akwa Ibom Youth Sports Festival: We Shall Not Tolerate Cultism - Udom Warns Students

Akwa Ibom state Governor, Udom Emmanuel has stated that the state government will not tolerate any act of cultism at the 2nd Akwa Ibom Youth Sports Festival which begins in Uyo, on Tuesday. 
The governor dropped the hint on Thursday in Uyo while conducting the draws for the participating teams at the 5-day sports fiesta for primary school pupils and secondary school students representing the 31 local government areas in the state. 
Represented by the deputy Governor, Moses Ekpo, the state chief executive urged the competitors to take advantage of the exposure and the atmosphere of the sports meet to prepare themselves to take over as future world acclaimed champions in their respective field of sports. 

Thursday 1 March 2018

Amaecom MD donates N1m scholarship to UNIUYO students

The MD/CEO of Amaecom Global (Nig.) Limited, Nigeria's No.1 asset financing company and Founder of Marcel Ofomata Foundation, Dr. Marcel Ofomata, has disbursed One Million Naira tuition sponsorship to twenty students of the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

Hate speech offenders to die by hanging in Senate’s new bill

• Lawmakers to probe AG over alleged constitutional breach
• Ministers get ultimatum over delayed budget details

Any person found guilty of any form of hate speech that results in the death of another person shall die by hanging upon conviction, reads a new bill by the Senate.The bill, which reflects the growing concern over the spate of violence in the nation, was sponsored by the spokesman of the upper chamber, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi (APC, Niger).