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Farmers Flee As Police Clear Civil War Explosives In Akwa Ibom Communities

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Farmers have abandoned their farms and settlements in Utu Etim Ekpo in Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state folowing shocking dicovery of some devices suspected to be explosives. It was garthered the unexploded

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National Sect Fueling Crisis In Akwa Ibom APC, Says BoT Member Ewang

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Ahead of the crucial 2023 general elections, sone leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and stakeholders have expresed fears that Akwa Ibom state was on the brink of being humiliated again at the polls except

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Police Confirms Arrest Of Imo Jail Break Escapee In Akwa Ibom

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo The Akwa Ibom state Police Command at the weekend confirmed that one of the fleeing inmates of the recent jailbreak in Owerri, Imo state, one David Ubong, has been rearrested by operatives of the Command.. The convict,

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Akpabio’s Purported Emergence As Party Leader Splits Akwa Ibom APC

Mustapha Suleiman Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio’s purported emergence as leader of Akwa Ibom State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has split the party in the state. Chairman of the state chapter, Dr. Ita Udosen, faulted

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We’ll Lead Fight Against Cultist Succeeding Gov Udom In 2023 – Ex-Prelate Mbang

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo Former Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Prelate Emeritus of the Methodist Church, Nigeria, His Eminence Sunday Mbang has vowed to personally lead the battle against a known cultist taking over from incumbent governor

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23 Year Old Student Bags 5 Years Jail Term For Cultism

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo A 23-year-old student, Emmanuel Itoro Thomas, has been sentenced to five years in prison, having been found guilty of belonging to an unlawful society known as “Red Skin Secret Cult Confraternity”. Thomas, a native of Uruk Uso

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Residents Protest As NOSDRA Warns A’Ibom Oil Communities Over Crude Spill

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo The National Oil Spill Detection & Response Agency (NOSDRA) has confirmed the detection of crude  spills from the ExxonMobil facility on the shore lines of Ibeno Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state. Speaking on condition of

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Udom Summons Emergency Council Meeting Over Security Breakdown In A’Ibom

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo Apparently disturbed by the worsening security situation in the state, governor Udom Emmanuel has summoned emergency Executive Council (EXCO) meeting at the Government House on Thursday. The meeting, it was gathered, followed the total breakdown of law

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Killer SS2 Pupil, 54 Other Suspected Cultists In Police Net In A’Ibom

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo Police operatives in Akwa Ibom have arrested a Senior Secondary School (SS2) pupil, one David Okon for allegedly stabbing to death, his SS3 school mate, Solomon Bassey, at West Itam Secondary School in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom

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A‘Court Orders A’Ibom Monarch To Refund N10M Over Illegal land Seizure

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo The Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar, Cross River state has ruled in a protracted land dispute involving two Local Government Areas of Akwa Ibom in which no fewer than five persons were killed and properties destroyed

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