Don’t Break The Society With Breaking News — Aniekan Umanah

Umoh-Obong Kingsley The Akwa State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Aniekan Umanah, has urged media practitioners in the state to be more constructive in their reportage. He stated this while delivering his goodwill message in a dinner/interactive night with journalists in the State organised by the Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Local Media, Mr.…

PDP Congress: A’Ibom Ex-Deputy Gov Sues for Hitch-Free Polls

Ahead of the forthcoming Wards and Local Governments Congresses of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Christopher Ekpenyong, has canvassed for hitch-free polls. The exercise holds this weekend in the 329 Wards spread across the 31 Local Government Areas of the State. And Ekpenyong, founding member of…

Stop Playing Politics With Development: PDP Chieftain Warns FG

The former national publicity secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Anietie  Okon, has alleged that the federal government was playing politics with socioeconomic growth of the nation by stifling development projects in states not controlled  by the party at the centre. Okon, who said this in an interview on Sunday in Uyo, said…

APC Cannot Win Election In Rivers State –Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Tuesday said the All Progressives Congress (APC), is not in a position to win any election in the state. The governor, according to a statement by Simeon Nwakaudu, his special assistant to the Rivers State Governor on Electronic Media, also alleged that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, was…

4 Dead, 24 Arrested In Rivers As INEC Cancels Elections In 8 LGAs

Four persons have been reportedly killed and about 30 arrested in the March 19, 2016 rerun elections marred with violence prompting cancellation of elections in eight of the 23 local council areas in he state. Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG) in Calabar, Baba Bolanta, who was deployed to supervise the elections confirmed the killings in…

Gov. Udom Can’t Abuse Akwa Ibom Workers –Enyinna

The Special Adviser to Akwa Ibom State Governor on Labour and Productivity, Mr. Ekpenyong Enyinna, has dismissed as farce; wild allegations that Governor Udom Emmanuel had labeled civil servants in the state as unproductive and lazy. Enyinna who spoke on this and other issues during a chat with this reporter reasoned that considering the background…

Victory Thanksgiving: Udom Calls For Respect For The Judicial System

Akwa Ibom state Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has warned those lampooning and impugning the integrity of the country’s judiciary to seize and desist from walking such slippery slope, reasoning that certain institution of governance should be off limits in any naked desire for power. The Governor gave the warning yesterday during the thanksgiving service organized…

Uyo Senatorial District Supports Udom Emmanuel

“As the custodian of the hopes, aspirations and dreams of this generation of Akwa Ibomites, as the current holder of the Divine Trust which binds our destiny in eternal covenant to the God of our fathers; as an instrument of God’s plans and purposes for our generation, I solemnly declare to you dear brothers and…

Yahaya Bello Sworn In As Kogi State Governor

Business man and politician, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has been inaugurated as the Governor of Kogi State. The inauguration ceremony, which was held at the 25,000 capacity Confluence Stadium, attracted thousands of residents including the the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, and other APC chieftains. The deputy governorship candidate of the…

Understanding Politics By Sen. Akpabio

I believe that politics is dynamic and people have a right to move  from one party to another if they so wish ,I stay where I am staying  because I believe in loyalty , I believe in consistency so I remain  loyal to my party and consistency. Nowadays there is a new terminology in the…