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    Kachikwu Inaugurates $50m Modular Refinery In A/Ibom

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    Minister if State for Petroleum , Mr Ibe Kachukwu yesterday inaugurated a $50 Million modular refinery Ikwe-Onna Refinery with a 5000 B/D day capacity  in Ikwe village of  Onnna local government area of Akwa Ibom State. Kachukwu, who was wassisted by the Akwa Ibom State governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, commended the effort of Ikwe- ONNA…

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  • Total Restates Commitment to Well-Being of Its Host Communities

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    Total E&P Nigeria (TEPNG) Limited has said it will continue to demonstrate commitment to the well-being of its host communities. Addressing participants on Wednesday during a Healthy Living Awareness Campaign for Akwa Ibom State communities at Ikot Ekpene local government Council Town hall, the Deputy Managing Director, Port Harcourt District, Mr. François LE COCQ, said…

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    FG To Sanction Illegal Miners In A/Ibom

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    Disturbed by the flagrant disregard to  the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act, the Federal Government has warned that it would stop at nothing to prosecute illegal miners of sands and solid minerals in Akwa Ibom State. The development followed a petitions written to the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development by the people of Ikot Ukpong…

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    House of Reps Assure NYSC of improve welfare

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    The House of Representatives committee on Youth Development has assured members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, of its commitment to ensure the passage of a bill that would improve their welfare. Members of the committee gave the assurance Tuesday in Uyo during their visit to the NYSC Akwa Ibom State orientation camp in…

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  • Scores Benefit From UUTH Free Surgical Treatment In A/Ibom

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    Over 100 indigenes of Ikot Akpamba community in NSIT Ibium Local Government Area, Akwa-Ibom State and its environs benefited from specialised free surgical programme organized by the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital UUTH. The medical outreach, which attracted a large turnout of elderly men, women, youths and children, was held at the University of Uyo…

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    NOSDRA Drags Exxon Mobil To Court Over Environmental Law Breach

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    The National Oil Spill Detection and Response  Agency  NOSDRA has dragged Mobil Nigeria Unlimited operators of NNPC and MPN joint venture  before a Federal High court in Uyo over  breach of laws governing oil spill and other environmental matters.  (NOSDRA), accused the oil giant of contravening section 6(3) of the agency’s Act 2006,  especially as it concerns…

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    Lawyer Docked For Assaulting Female Journalist In Akwa Ibom

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    A 35 year old legal practitioner Akaniyene Cletus  has been arraigned before a Chief Magistrate Court in Uyo for allegedly assaulting a female journalist Blessing Ambrose. The case, which is between the Commissioner of Police v Cletus came up for hearing  before Chief Magistrate Usukuma  Akpabio. Blessing who is a broadcaster with Akwa Ibom Broadcasting…

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    PMB, Udom, Others Eulogise Late IGP Inyang

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    The remains of the late former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Sir Etim Inyang, was committed to mother earth on Saturday amid encomiums from President Muhammadu  Buhari,  Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State  and other eminent Nigerians. The late Inyang, the sixth IGP, was laid to rest in his home town, Enwang in Mbo Local…

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