Home / News (page 30)


A’Ibom to host Ibomfest 2016 Heritage Festival

Preparations are in top gear for the hosting of the maiden edition of Akwa Ibom festival of Arts and Culture tagged Ibomfest Heritage festival 2016. The festival which is geared at diverting investment and tourism traffic to Akwa Ibom State through the provision of artistic, cultural and tourism platforms to …

Read More »

Constant membership drive will strengthen the PDP – Idongesit James

The political leader of the Peoples Democratic Party in Asutan ward five, Ibesikpo Asutan Local Government Area, Mr. Idongesit James says despite the leadership crisis threatening the existence of the party at the national level, constant membership drive will strengthen the party ahead of next elections. He said this thinking …

Read More »

What Udom discussed with President Buhari in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The ongoing militancy in the Niger Delta was one of the issues discussed at the meeting. Speaking with State House correspondents on his visit, Emmanuel said, “I’m still serving …

Read More »

NDAvengers hit Akwa Ibom again, blow up gas pipeline in Nsit Ibom

The Niger Delta Avengers on Monday claimed responsibility for the attack on a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation gas pipeline  at Nsit-Ibom council area of Akwa Ibom State. A statement sent to our correspondent by the spokesperson for the group, Mudoch Agbinibo, said the facility was blown up at about 11:30pm …

Read More »

Dakkada Ambassadors’ Recruitment and Entrepreneurship Campaign flags off

In a bid to advance the Dakkada Initiative of the Udom Emmanuel administration, the Directorate of Marketing and Brand Management has flagged-off a statewide  recruitment and entrepreneurial campaign aimed at empowering Small and Medium Scale Entrepreneurs across the state with expert counsel and access to opportunities for developing their businesses. …

Read More »