Posts Tagged ‘Akwa Ibom’

Akwa Ibom Govt Says Secondary Schools Will Reopen September 28

by Gerald Onwukaon September 19, 2020
Secondary schools in Akwa Ibom State are finally set to reopen after being shut down for months following outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. This revelation was made known in a statement signed recently by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong. He stated in the statement that private secondary schools in the state […]

Akwa Ibom Govt Reopens Livestock Markets, Urges Adherence To #COVID19 Guidelines

by Gerald Onwukaon August 18, 2020
Livestock markets that was previously closed in Akwa Ibom, as a result of commercial activities, has been recently reopened by Government in the State. This disclosure was confirmed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem, on Tuesday. A concensus was reached by the state government and owners of livestock businesses for […]

Akwa Ibom rerun: Why we rejected poll results – INEC

by Seun Adeuyion January 29, 2020
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been forced to reject the results of Saturday’s rerun election in Essien Udim Local Government Area (LGA) of Akwa-Ibom. INEC said it was moved to reject the results of the rerun election in the area due to the fact that its officials were abducted and forced to compromise the processes. […]

PDP Alleges Plot to Rig Akwa-Ibom LG Rerun

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 23, 2020
The PDP raises alarm over an exposed plot by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to unleash violence on the people and rig the re-run election in Essien Udim Local Government of Akwa Ibom State slated for Saturday. The party says it already have intelligence on how a serving minister on President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet has […]

EFCC arrests 23 ‘yahoo academy’ students, operators [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 1, 2019
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 23 suspected internet fraudsters who are operators and students of ‘yahoo academy’ in Akwa Ibom State. EFCC in a statement said the arrests was made by its Uyo zonal office in a joint operation with some of the Commission’s operatives from Abuja, in the […]

Gov Udom Charges new CP to end recent cult clashes in Akwa Ibom and fish out culprits

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 28, 2019
The recurrent fatal cult war in Akwa Ibom State has drawn the ire of Gov Udom Emmanuel, who has consequently directed security agencies to redouble efforts and fish out culprits behind the incident and other criminal activities observed recently in the state. Gov Emmanuel who gave the directives in Government House Uyo during a courtesy […]