• A’ibom To Produce 400 Million Syringes Yearly – Gov Emmanuel

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    The  Akwa Ibom state syringe factory currently under construction is targeted at manufacturing 400 million syringes yearly.   Governor Emmanuel who announced this during this month’s Government House Prayer meeting at the Latter House Chapel of Government House in Uyo said the upcoming engineers departed Friday night for training in Vienna, to specialize in the…

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  • A/Ibom youth protest relocation of Exxon Mobil headquarters

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    Irate youths under the aegis of Amalgamation of Ibeno Youth Forum, Ulok Ulok People’s Assembly and the Ibeno Chapter of Ijaw Youth Council at the weekend protested at Ibeno demanding the immediate relocation of the corporate Headquarters of Exxon Mobil to the state.    The youths, who gathered at the entrance of Exxon-Mobil on information…

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  • Agency Set to Conduct HIV/AIDS Indicator Survey  in A/Ibom

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      Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV/AIDS Services (SIDHAS) project is set to conduct the first ever Akwa Ibom State AIDS Indicator Survey (AKAIS). The survey, which is funded by the United States Agency for International Development ,is aimed at generating precise data to describe the HIV epidemic in Akwa Ibom as well as estimate the…

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  • Bodejo Receives Nelson Mandela Leadership Award

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    The national President of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, a Fulani socio-cultural association, Alhaji Bello Abdullahi Bodejo has been honored with Nelson Mandela leadership gold award (Icon of peace) by the Pan-African Integrity Initiative centre. Speaking with newsmen after the presentation of the award, the National Secretary of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Engr. Saleh Alhassan who…

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  • Man Bag 21 Years  Jail  Term For robbery In A\Ibom

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    The High Court sitting in Ikot Ekpene Judicial Division, has sentenced a 28 year old man, Eberechi Mbachi  sentenced to 21 years imprisonment for robbery. Delivering the judgment yesterday, the presiding Judge, Justice Ntong Festus Ntong, explained that Mbachi. who was standing trial in charge No. HT/8c/2015, has to go to jail for 21 years,…

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  • NASS Committee On PIB Reforms Retreat Open In Uyo

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    A 4 day retreat of the National Assembly Joint Committees on Petroleum Upstream and Downstream as well as Gas opened on Friday in Uyo the Akwa Ibom state capital. Declaring the retreat open the state Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel said that the action of the Senators in coming together to brainstorm on the numerous challenges…

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  • NPC Commences Phase 3 Enumeration Area Demarcation In A/Ibom

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    The National Population Commission (NPC) on Tuesday flagged-off the zonal training of staff for Enumeration Area/Demarcation (EAD), in Nsit Ibom area council of Akwa Ibom ahead of the 2017 census exercise in the country. Speaking during the exercise, the National commissioner of the National Population Commission (NPC) in Akwa Ibom Eng. Ben Ukpong said the…

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  • Good Governance: A/Ibom Joins PMB Anti-corruption Crusade 

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    Akwa Ibom State has stated that it has joined the league of anti-corruption crusade to promote good governance and accountability in the Nigerian polity. Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel announced this at a Summit organised by Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in collaboration with Foundation For Transparency and Akwa Ibom State Government…

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