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Rerun: INEC fixes date for OBA, ex-AKHA Speaker, Deputy, others

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed March 12, 2016 for re-reun elections in constituencies where elections were earlier annulled by the Court of Appeal. The affected former lawmakers who will go to poll on that day include include: the former Speaker, Aniekan Uko, the former Deputy Speaker, Effiong …

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Cabinet Shake-up: Governor Udom speaks

Against the backdrop of widespread speculations that the Akwa Ibom state Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has concluded plans to effect cabinet shake up that may show some appointees the way out of the executive cabinet; the governor has said no such thing will happen. Speaking through his Senior Special Adviser …

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Akwa United win 2016 Super Four tourney

Akwa United drew 0-0 with Glo Premier League champions Enyimba last Friday to win the 2016 pre-season Super Four tournament. The 2015 Federation Cup winners won the tournament after finished top of the group while included Nasarawa United and Warri Wolves. Akwa United drew with the Peoples Elephant at the …

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Udom urges Nigerians to treasure bond of unity

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has called on Nigerians to treasure the bond of unity that defines the country as a Nation. Mr Emmanuel who was guest at the Special Thanksgiving Service of the Rivers State Governor,  Nyesome Wike, held at St. Peters Anglican Church Rumueprikom, Deanery, Rivers …

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Deadly Earthquake Leaves 7 Dead And 318 Hospitalised In Taiwan.

According to Taiwan’s disaster response centre , an earthquake in Southern Taiwan on early Saturday morning has killed seven people leaving hundreds injured. The collapse of eight buildings which was caused by the disaster is the main cause of death for the victims. While a 10-day – old baby and …

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