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LG Poll: Abak PDP Chairmanship candidate substituted

Ahead of the December 2 Local Government election in the state, the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for Abak Local Government Area, Sir Gabriel Etim has been dropped. He has been substituted with Barr. Imoh Williams. Etim was recently embroiled in a fraud scandal dating back to when …

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Abuja set to host AMNETT/NPC Social Media Innovations Workshop

All is now set for a Two-day workshop on the Social Media Innovations and Reputation Management organized by the African Media Network in collaboration with the Nigerian Press Council (NPC). A release by the organizers schedules the workshop to hold on Tuesday 24th and Wednesday, 25 October 2017 at the …

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Why You Should Grab the Social Housing Project

By Ekemini Simon “Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including . . . housing.”—Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 25. ON the outskirts of the Akwa Ibom State Capital, Uyo, 41-year-old Uduakobong lives with her …

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Naming Children—the Akwa Ibom Way

By Ekemini Simon FRIENDS of ours named their baby daughter Do Not Doubt. You may think, “How peculiar!” But before you feel sorry for her, let me explain that her parents are Akwa Ibomites, and they speak Ibibio. In their tongue Do Not Doubt becomes Ekuyik, a very pretty name …

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Mu’azu replaces Awunah as Akwa Ibom Police Commissioner

As earlier reported exclusively by TheMail Newspaper that CP Don Awunah has been transferred out of Akwa Ibom, the IGP has sent in a replacement. His name is CP Mu’azu Zubairu. He is the immediate past Commissioner of Police, Niger State. Zubairu is an expert in investigation, crime prevention and …

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