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Akwa Ibom To Process Virgin Coconut Oil For Export In Nigeria's Oil, Gas Free Zone
AKSG Proposes N435,652 Billion For 2021 Fiscal Year
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APC May Zone 2023 Presidential Position To South-East - Okechwuku

The director-general of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, says that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will most likely zone the presidential position of the party to the South-East zone i ...

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Don't Present Another Candidate From Oku Clan, Royal Father Warns

The paramount ruler of Uyo Local Govern ment Area, Edidem Sylvanus Okon, has warned against the presentation of another candidate for the office of chairman of the LGA from Oku Clan. The Uyo mo ...

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Oba Of Benin Warns Politicians Against Violence

The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare 11, has warned members of political parties not to turn the state into a war zone because of guberna ...

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Veteran Journalist Declares To Ukanafun Chambers ..I Will Be Good Ambassador Of PD

As the build-up to the local government election coming up on October 31, 2020 gathers momentum a seasoned journalist and two-term chairman of Vanguard Chapel, was at the Press Centre, Tuesday, t ...

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NFFAppoints Randy Waldrum As Super Falcons Coach

T he Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has appointed Randy Waldrum as the Super Falcons head coach, the organisation announced on Monday. The 64-year-old Ameri-can coach is replacing Thomas D ...

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England Calls Up 10 Eligible Nigerian Players

The English Football Association have finalized the rosters for the Three Lions and Young Lions ahead of international fixtures this month, with as many as 10 Nigeria-eligible players called-up.

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Nigeria Sports At 60

Wednesday, 5:00 p.m, John Paul Alumona of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) knocked at my door. He wanted my view on sports in Nigeria in the last 60 years!
Hmmm, "Tough question" I replied.& ...

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Pelican Stars Protest Non-Payment Of Salaries For 14 Months

Pelican Stars Football Club of Calabar has again protested the non payment of their 14 months salaries even as the players on Wednesday blocked governor’s office gates with sleeping mats ...

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Wet Season Maize Cultivation Delayed Weeks After Flag-off In A'Ibom

The wet season maize cultivation in Akwa Ibom may not take off as planned due to many factors affecting the implementation of the scheme in the state.  Already, the leadership of Maize Growers, P ...

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NPPAN Commences Tenera Oil Palm Nursery Distribution In A'Ibom

The National Palm Produce Association of Nigeria (NPPAN) has commenced gradual replacement of old wild oil palm (Dura) with the distribution of the Tenera specie of oil palm seedlings to farmers for p ...

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COVID-19 Hampers Operation Of Four-Points By Sheraton Hotel

The commissioner for special duties has said  the scheduled commencement of business at the Four-Points by Sheraton Hotel, Ikot Ekpene, has been hampered by the advent of COVID-19.
Mr Okpolupm ...

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Gov Emmanuel Urges A'Ibom People To Embrace Agriculture

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has reminded the people of the need to embrace agriculture in all its ramifications for food sufficiency to become a reality.
   Emmanuel gave the ...

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Community

Mount Zion Lighthouse Full Gospel Church, Ikot Abia Idem Diocese - A Dream Fulfilled

The official declaration of  the Diocese of the Mount Zion Lighthouse Full Gospel Church (MZLFG), Ikot Ekpene, was made recently by the president/general overseer and registered trustee of the ch ...

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We'll Complete Ongoing Etinan-Ndon Eyo Road Project - Gov Emmanuel

Governor Udom Emmanuel has promised to complete the ongoing Etinan-Ndon Eyo Road project before the end of his tenure.
The governor made the pledge while commissioning Ikot Ebekpo-Ikot Ebidang Road ...

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AKSPHCDA Boss Praises Nurses For Roles In Health Care Delivery

The Akwa Ibom State Primary Healthcare Development Agency has eulogized the roles of nurses in the various healthcare facilities that enabled the state government to provide necessary healthcare servi ...

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Eket Monarch Honours 18 Women, Crowns First Akwaobonganwan 

The paramount ruler of Eket Local Government Area has conferred honorary chieftaincy titles on 18 distinguished women of Esop Mbong Mbaba Ekid and also elevated his wife, Her Royal Majesty, Mandu E. C ...

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Judiciary

Be Worthy Ambassadors To Judiciary - CJ

The chief judge of Akwa  Ibom has charged the 36 members of 2019 retirees of the state judiciary to continually project the sector in good light as its worthy ambassadors.
Justice Godwin Abrah ...

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Judiciary

Lawyers Charged On Rules, Professional Conduct

Lawyers have been charged to be guided by the rules and professional conduct they were called into in carrying out their duties.
  Emeka Etiaba, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), gave the ch ...

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Magistrate Recommends Ways To Curb Plights Of PWLD

A senior magistrate in Akwa Ibom has recommended ways to curb the plight of people living with disabilities (PLWD) whenever their rights are infringed upon or they are accused of committing criminal o ...

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FG Urges MDAs To Transmit All Executed Agreements To National Depository In Justice Ministry

Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies  (MDAs)  have been urged to transmit all executed agreements, Memoranda of Understanding and treaties in their custody and those to be entered in ...