Tag: Akwa Ibom State

EzinneSeptember 20, 2017

The Thread: “Akwa Ibom state inspires me” | Celebrating the achievement of AKS

Akwa Ibom state turns 30 years old on September 23rd and Etubom Uyai Iban celebrates the state’s achievements. See below: ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 16, 2016

Akpabio says ‘Godswill’ would be done in Akwa Ibom in 2019

Former governor of Akwa Ibom State, now senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio, has stated that his party, the People’s Democratic ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 12, 2015

Imeh Umanah: Dear Akwa Ibom youth, Gov. Akpabio’s wants to destroy your future

by Ime Umanah We are at a threshold in the history of our dear State, a time where we must ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 5, 2015

Opinion: Before it is too late – An open letter to Godswill Akpabio

by Ime Umanah No one destroys his own house. But you have destroyed not only Akwa Ibom State but also ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 3, 2015

Opinion: APC will put an end to Akpabio’s political dynasty

by Eneh John A reputation found on integrity must be nurtured by truth With the formal declaration of Buhari as ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 3, 2015

Inibehe Effiong: The empty boasts of Gov. Akpabio, a drowning dictator

by Inibehe Effiong “Those who sow the seeds of dictatorship will be consumed by dictatorship” (Late Chief Gani Fawehinmi, SAN). ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 24, 2015

Inibehe Effiong: How Gov. Akpabio killed and maimed in Akwa Ibom

by Inibehe Effiong When I consider the many threats to my life for refusing to dine with the scavengers of ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 5, 2015

Opinion: Dear Gov. Akpabio, supporting your stooge is not by force

by Inibehe Effiong The truth is that no industrialisation has taken place. Akpabio has however consolidated his insatiable proclivity for ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 24, 2015

Opinion: I challenge those who heap praises on Fashola

by Simon Utsu   …the chant must change from “Fashola the best” to “Fashola the beast”. I’m giving anyone and ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 16, 2015

Don’t sacrifice your lives for APC – Akpabio advises Akwa-Ibom youth

by Azubuike Azikiwe Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, has warned the youths in the state against sacrificing their ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 13, 2015

Opinion: Why there’s a need to win over social media in election campaigns

by Emmanuel Egobiambu The McArthur Research Network on youth and participatory politics, those who are politically involved online are twice ...

SolaNovember 26, 2014

Woman throws 10 year old boy into Imo River over witchcraft

by Anike Jacobs How cruel! A 10-year-old orphan, Usen Okon, has been thrown into the Imo River in the Ikot ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 31, 2014

Opinion: Why Godswill Akpabio Is wrecked by fear, panic, and paranoia

by Thompson Ikpafak On the basis of how he is running around the country and dispensing money in order to get ...

July 30, 2014

Opinion: God is a dead man!

by Imoh David God is the practical synonym of a dead man! God is not different from the dead man ...

June 29, 2014

HORRIBLE: Villagers set 2 children ablaze over witchcraft in Akwa Ibom

by S’ola Filani Two homeless children, Namanso Edet-Bassey, 8, and Kufre Effiong, 9 – have suffered burns in controversial circumstances ...

May 29, 2014

Abimbola Adelakun: By the time Akpabio turns 70…

by Abimbola Adelakun The amount of money that would be paid to Akpabio and his deputy for the next 18 ...

May 28, 2014

N200 million annual pay pension law is in my state’s interest – Gov. Akpabio

by Oge Okonkwo Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, has defended his N200 million annual pay retirement perks saying that the newly ...

January 19, 2014

SHOCKING: How we killed our children through witchcraft – 5 suspects confess to wizardry (PICTURED)

by Oge Okonkwo 5 old men threw the community of  Idiaba Ikot Udotan in Nsit Atai local government area of Akwa Ibom State ...

September 23, 2013

Eric Osagie: Akpabio, loyalty and the president

by Eric Osagie Conversely,  good leaders, in serving their people so well, demonstrate uncommon loyalty. Loyalty to God and loyalty ...

September 11, 2013

6 people killed, villages razed in Akwa Ibom as youth protest lack of basic amenities

by ‘Jola Sotubo A violent protest by youth in Akwa-Ibom State has left at least six people dead and a ...

August 24, 2013

A rejoinder: A brotherly advice to Governor Akpabio

by Helen Ukpaukure It bears mentioning here that none other than the government of the United States has described Akpabio ...

June 30, 2013

Opinion: Exposing the lies peddled by the UNIUYO Senate

by David Israel For the avoidance of doubt, the University of Uyo does not post students’ result online. Somebody lied. ...

June 28, 2013

Sad: Collapsed water tank kills one, injures another in Akwa Ibom

by Rachel Ogbu One person was confirmed dead, another injured after an overhead tank of a mini-water project at Ukana ...

June 24, 2013

2 buildings collapse after heavy rainfall in Akwa Ibom

by Rachel Ogbu There has been no casualty so far following yesterday’s heavy rain in Oron, Akwa Ibom state which ...

November 17, 2012

‘The work of professional happy home breakers’ – Ini Edo denies rumours of divorce, receiving N600m from Gov. Akpabio

by Isi Esene Actress, Ini Edo-Ehiagwina, has come out with venom to deny rumours going the rounds indicating that she ...

November 1, 2012

#GrippingTales: Before we nail Aluu to the cross, we are all guilty

by Editi Effiong But guilt is easier to share behind the anonymity of community. So I will face my shame, ...

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