• Konga pay-on-delivery
    25
    0

    Konga, Nigeria’s foremost omni-channel e-Commerce platform has extended its Pay-on-Delivery  service to Akwa Ibom and Kano states. The POD option goes live in both states effective tomorrow, Thursday, March 11, 2021. Feelers indicate that the development has already ignited excitement and anticipation in Akwa Ibom and Kano, where residents had previously expressed a keen interest ...
  • Ibom Deep seaport
    43
    0

    Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom says his administration is ready to collaborate with the U.S. Government and other investors to develop the Ibom Deep Seaport project. Emmanuel, represented by Dep. Gov. Moses Ekpo, said this on Tuesday when the Chief of Political and Economic Affairs of the U.S. Consulate in Nigeria, Mr Brandon Hudspeth, ...
  • Ibom Deep seaport
    52
    0

    Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has called on all residents of the state to eschew tribalism and show  love toward one another as they celebrate Christmas. Emmanuel made the call in Uyo in his 2020 Christmas message to Akwa Ibom people on Friday. He noted that Christmas celebration was characterised by love and exchange ...
  • Anja Riggren Loven and Hope
    116
    0

    A boy abandoned by his parents on the streets of Eket in Akwa Ibom state because they thought he was a witch has undergone a remarkable transformation. Disturbing images taken nearly five years ago showed a badly malnourished three-year-old, who had been left to fend for himself on the streets of Eket, Nigeria. Stories of ...
  • Ibom Deep seaport
    76
    0

    The Government of Akwa Ibom says the approval of $4.6 billion by the Federal Government to build Ibom Deep Seaport (IDSP) will create jobs for over 300,000 teeming youths in the state. Mr Akan Okon, the Commissioner for Economic Development and Ibom Deep Seaport, said this while speaking with newsmen in Uyo on Saturday. The ...
  • FCT council elections
    380
    0

    Mr Mike Igini, INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Akwa Ibom, on Tuesday said that three university lecturers had been confirmed to have been involved in electoral malpractice during the 2019 general elections. Igini, who addressed newsmen at the INEC office in Uyo, said that three officials of the electoral body had also been sacked ...
  • NDDC Board
    493
    0

    Jackson Ugbechie Since his appointment as Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, a lawyer, senator and former governor of Akwa Ibom State has come under the most virulent attacks and orchestrated media lynching. The same man who was the toast of the Nigerian media and even political associates and opponents on account of his ...
  • GBV
    363
    0

    The Police Command in Akwa Ibom arrested four suspects in the last 18 days over alleged defilement in the state. One of such was the case of a man, aged 36, residing on Primary School Road. He was arrested for allegedly luring a 12-year-old girl with N500 to his room and raped her. The command’s ...
  • Police
    407
    0

    The Police Command in Akwa Ibom says it has dismissed a constable for alleged involvement in cult activities. The Police Public Relations Officer in the State, CSP Nnudam Fredrick, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Uyo. Fredrick said that the command also arrested 12 suspected cultists during its operations. He said that the ...
  • 370
    0

      The Akwa Ibom State Government has rejected the 10; very old, used vehicles donated by ExxonMobil for use in the COVID-19 contact tracing in the state. The decision was taken at the State COVID-19 Committee meeting yesterday following an evaluation of the vehicles and other donations to the state by the oil company. The ...