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  • A/Ibom To Partner U.S On Strategic Development

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    Akwa Ibom State government has indicated interest to partner with the United States of America in strategic development particularly in the areas of economy, health, education, technology and capacity building. Governor Emmanuel gave the indication when the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr William Stuart Symington called on him at the Government House, Uyo. He…

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  • CMD Seek FG’s Aid As Rainstorm Wrecks Havoc At UUTH

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    Medical services have been partially disrupted at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH), Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, following torrential rain, which destroyed buildings, medical and electricity infrastructures in the hospital, on Tuesda   Although no life was lost, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Prof. Etete Peters, who briefed Journalists on the matter yesterday, said…

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  • Verification Would Lead To Smooth Pension Payment – Akpabio

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    The immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom Senator Godswill Akpabio, who is a member of the Senate Committee on Establishments, has pleaded with the pensioners to see the ongoing verification as due process that would lead to smooth pension payment in Nigeria.  Akpabio disclosed this at the verification exercise for federal pensioners and state pensioners with federal share…

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  • A/Ibom To Explore Foreign Sources Of Revenue

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    In its resolve at reducing over dependence on federal allocation and boost its revenue base, Akwa Ibom State government says it has decided to explore alternative  funding from foreign and  donor agencies. This was part of the decision reached during the recent state executive council meeting presided over by the state governor Mr. Udom Emmanuel…

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  • A/Ibom Business Mogul Drums Support For Gov Emmanuel

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    A Prominent businessman in Akwa Ibom Emmanuel Okon, has called on the people of the state to support Governor Udom Emmanuel. Okon, who is the Managing Director of Eminence Oil Limited, said the support of the people is necessary for the governor to deliver on the promises he made the when elected.   “The support…

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  • A/Ibom Lawmakers Approves List Of Commissioners

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    Lawmakers in Akwa Ibom on Thursday at their plenary confirmed and ratified the list of nominees for appointment into the state executive Council as Commissioners and Special Advisers. They are 2 Special Advisers and 18 Commissioners nominees. Those cleared for the position of Special Adviser include, a former two term lawmaker, Rt. Hon Ekong Sampson…

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  • ICPC Questions Ex-A/Ibom Council Chair Over Diversion Of N500m

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    In line with the anti-corruption stance of the Federal Government, the Independent Corrupt Practices (and other related offences) Commission (ICPC) has commenced investigation into the management of appropriated funds at the local government level in Akwa Ibom State. Following a petition to the anti-graft agency by political stakeholders and civil society groups in Esit Eket…

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