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When Grace is Sufficient, by Joe Iniodu

Anyone who ever doubted if the blessings of God abound in Akwa Ibom State must be confronted with a compelling need to review that position after witnessing the miracle that was wrought upon the Akwa United/Niger Tornadoes pulsating encounter of Sunday night at Agege Sports Stadium, Lagos. It was the …

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Akwa United unveils Maikaba as new Technical Adviser

Former Wikki Tourist head coach, Abdu Maikaba, has been officially unveiled as the new Head Coach of Akwa United. Maikaba, who signed a two-year contract with the Promise Keepers at the weekend, was unveiled to the media at the club house on Wednesday. Addressing pressmen at the unveiling ceremony, Maikaba …

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Emmanuel Udosen bags SWAN Award

The Transition Committee Chairman for Abak Local Government Area, Dr. Emmanuel Udosen has been presented with an Excellence Award by the Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN). The colourful ceremony which took place yesterday at the Nigerian Union of Journalist (NUJ) Press Centre, Information …

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Patrick Albert Bags Meritorious Award on Sports Development

The Chairman Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Elder Patrick Albert has been conferred with a Meritorious Award on Sports Development in Akwa Ibom State. The Award was bestowed on him by Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN on the occasion of the 2016 NUJ/ SWAN Games Seminar which took place …

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Akwa United to unveil Maikaba as coach on Wednesday

Abdu Maikaba has revealed that he would sign a two year contract with Akwa United on Wednesday after spending last two seasons with Wikki Tourists. Maikaba resigned his position as the head coach of the Bauchi Elephants after submitting his technical report for the last Nigeria Professional Football League season. “I …

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Akpabio International Stadium rots

By Ekemini Simon If urgent attention is not given to the maintenance of the Akpabio International Stadium, sports activities may soon be grounded as facilities in the Stadium is presently experiencing early phase of rot. The rot which has affected many facilities in the stadium has been conspicuous on the …

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World Cup Qualifier: Why Uyo will host the Eagles, by Amos Etuk

There is a strong renaissance in th‎e support for our senior national football team, the Super Eagles especially as the team sustains her rebuilding process with impressive displays and results under the German Technical Manager, Gernot Rohr who has given a renewed zeal and fighting spirit among the players. For …

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