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Akwa Ibom Chief Of Staff, Politician With Love For Humanity

The Chief of Staff to Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Chief Ephraim Akparawa Inyangeyen, has been described as a seasoned politician with love for humanity. A human rights activist, Mrs. Lillian Cosmos, stated this on Thursday, November 25

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Make Sacrifices For Popular Choices To Emerge In 2023, A’Ibom Guber Aspirant Charges Electorate

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO The governorship aspirants on the platform of  the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Akwa Ibom state, Mr. James Iniama, has charged the electorate, elders and stakeholders to be in the vanguard of engendering seamless electoral system

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ECOWAS, EU Train 50 Ex-Akwa Ibom Militants On Vocational Skills

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO No fewer than 50 former militants drawn from Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun Local Government  Areas trained under the auspices of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the European Union (EU) have been empowered with

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4 Killed As Cult War Rages In Akwa Ibom

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Months of intense cults war have continued unabated as no fewer than than four persons have been shot dead in some communities in Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun Local Government Areas of Akwa Ibom state on Sunday.

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Prophet, Father Killed By Suspected Cultist In A’Ibom As Police Begin Manhunt

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, Uyo Fear has enveloped the sleepy community of Ikot Ibekwe in Ukanafun Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state following the gruesome murder of Prophet Kufre Obonukut, a Church founder and his father, Chief Ephraim Obonukut, at

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Tension In A’Ibom Varsity Over Alleged Foul Play In Death Of 300-level Student

By Iniobong Sunday, Uyo Angry students of Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) at Ikot Akpaden in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area have expressed anger over what they described as “avoidable death” of their colleague, one Miss Iyakndue Okon, a 300-level

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Three Escape Death As Landslide Submerges Buildings In A’Ibom Community

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, Uyo Residents of Afaha Oku and its environs under serious threat of perennial gully erosion have raised the alarm, calling for emergency measures to salvage others homes threatened by the problem. They called on governor Udom Emmanuel

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A’Ibom Govt Laments As Influx Of COVID-19 Patients Overstretch Facilities

By Iniobong Sunday, Uyo Akwa Ibom State Government has attributed high number of persons tested positive to Covid-19 to influx  from neighbouring states where there are no facilities for PCR test.  Considered the best PCR laboratory in the country,  and

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Hoodlums Take Over as LG Chairmen Abandon Security Villages Over Zero Allocation

Iniobong Ekponta, Uyo Security complexes constructed across the 31 Local Government Areas by the administration of former governor Godswill Akpabio, have become dens for armed robbers, cultists and kidnappers, checks by our Correspondent revealed. The multi billion naira facilities, it

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Group Protests Over Alleged Marginalization In A’Ibom, Blames Politicians

By Iniobobng Sunday, Uyo Determined to challenge what is described as “isolation, obliteration and annihilation of Ikono Ibom clan” in Uyo local government area, stakeholders comprising notable professionals, technocrats, traditional and youth leaders rose from their stakeholders meteting under the

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