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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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    AIG Zone 6 Warns Police Against Setting Up  Road Block

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    The Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone 6 Command,  Mr. Abubakar Marafa, has warned police officers in the country against road block. He stated that since the policy on road block has not changed, any officer found to be indulged in practice that violates fundamental human rights would not be tolerated. The AIG said this…

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    A/Ibom’s Agric Programme For Food Sufficiency – Gov Udom

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    Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, has said that his administration is pursuing vigorously, an aggressive agricultural revolution for all- round food production and sustainability to feed the people. Governor Emmanuel who made this known weekend in a message to the citizens  on the occasion  of  the 29th anniversary of the state, explained that…

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    Ex-Governor Attah Blames NDDC for Underdevelopment In N/Delta

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    The Erstwhile Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, has berated the Niger Delta Development Commission for the poor state and underdevelopment of the Niger Delta Region. Obong Attah who  stated this on Thursday during the  meeting of Elders and opinion leaders of the South South, organized by South South Consolidated Forum, SFC, in Uyo,…

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    Flood Kills 10-year-old Boy In Oron

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    An early morning downpour which lasted for several hours yesterday wreaked havoc and drowned a 10-year-old boy along Stadium Road in Oron, Akwa Ibom. The father of the victim, Mr Victor Asuquo, said that the unfortunate incident happened when the torrential rain transformed into flood, covered every available space in the area and killed his…

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