Udom Emmanuel: A Man We Can Trust

By Aniekan James Ekah Over the past months, Nigeria has suffered major blows of the dwindling oil prices and even a child in the womb has felt the effect of how things are going on today in Nigeria. The scourging effect of the oil revenue decline has seen many states running to the Federal Government…

Udom Emmanuel: Premium Connects… An Unbeatable Scorecard!

“Our dedication to the improvement of our infrastructure is on course and as most of you have seen, we are constructing numerous roads across the three Senatorial Districts, and these are all aimed at opening up more areas for economic development”. Those are recent lines that strike the core cord as the administration of Gov.…

NASS To Amend Electoral Bill To Accommodate Card Reader

The National Assembly will soon amend the Electoral Act to accommodate the use of card readers in the conduct of elections in the country. Rep. Zakari Mohammed, Chairman, House of Representatives’ Committee on Basic Education, made the promise during interview with newsmen in Ilorin on Monday. He explained that this would be done to take…

Akwa Ibom APC: When No One Can Play God

By Essien Ndueso On December 18, last year I received a text from my friend and very senior colleague Iboro Otongaran. Although it was a personal message to me, I feel obliged to acknowledge the message here to avoid being labeled or charged with plagiarism. Before venturing on this piece, I will state here that…

Dakkada: Redefining Superior Performance

By Uwemedimoh Umanah According to Plato, the ancient Philosopher, “Until the philosophers are kings, or the kings and princes of this world have the spirit and power of philosophy, and political greatness and wisdom meet in one, and those commoner natures who pursue either to the exclusion of the others are compelled to stay aside,…

Udom Emmanuel: A Harvest Of Thanksgiving

By Pat Reuben Like the process and stripes of metamorphosis, from the reception that was organized under the umbrella of Eket Senatorial District Consultative Assembly to rally support for their amiable son, Governor Udom Emmanuel. The drift also landed in Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District as they received their sons and daughters especially as it came…

A/IBOM APC: NEST OF POLITICAL REFUGEES

By Aniekeme Finbarr Every day when you pick up newspapers, national and local, or listen to the radio, you read and hear the APC through its trumpeters labouring in vain to represent the Akwa Ibom state government as evil. It should be normal for one to ignore such false representations as mischief or political propaganda…