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GOV EMMANUEL CONDEMNS POLICE ATTACK ON FAYOSE, SAYS DEMOCRACY BEING THREATENED

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, Wednesday night condemned the reported police brutality on his Ekiti State counterpart, Governor Ayo Fayose by the police, saying such actions portend grave danger to the sustenance of democracy in the country. Governor Emmanuel, the national coordinator of his party’s election team in Ekiti, said all the […]

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A’IBOM GOVT, BLACKRHINO SIGN MoU FOR NEW POWER PLANT PROJECT

A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the Akwa Ibom State Government and BlackRhino, operators of Qua Iboe Power Plant, QIPP, for the establishment of a transmission line and a power plant in the state Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State and the Managing Director of QIPP who arrived from the United States […]

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GOVERNOR EMMANUEL URGES NIGERIANS TO DEEMPHASIZE ETHNO-RELIGIOUS SENTIMENTS

…AS SGF/SSGs ASSEMBLE IN UYO Nigerians have been charged to reason beyond political parties, partisanship and ethno-religious sentiments but look at the core value system that can build the country and the people. Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State gave the advice when he declared open the Second Quarter 2018 Forum of Secretary to […]

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GOV EMMANUEL LAUDS A’IBOM PUBLIC SCHOOLS STUDENTS FOR WINNING NAT’L COMPETITION

Two students of Northern Annang Secondary Commercial School, Utu Etim Ekpo who recently won the 2018 Stockholm Junior Water Prize Competition at Abuja have been awarded Scholarships to University level by the Akwa Ibom State Government. Governor Udom Emmanuel announced this on Tuesday, when he granted audience to the students who also demonstrated before him, […]

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AK GOV’T CALLS FOR LAW TO END PLASTIC POLLUTION THREAT IN ENVIRONMENT

The Akwa Ibom State Government has advocated for a promulgation of a workable law in Nigeria that will put an end to the prevalent threat of plastic pollution arising from indiscriminate dumping of plastic and its related wastes in our environment. The State Deputy Governor, Mr. Moses Ekpo, made this call today during the 2018 […]

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GOVERNOR UDOM EMMANUEL FELICITATES WITH CHILDREN

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel has urged parents to take particular interest in moulding their children and instilling the right values so they will become upstanding citizens and contribute to the socio-political development of the State and the Nation in general. In a statement to celebrate the Children’s Day, 2018, issued by his Chief […]

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GOVERNOR EMMANUEL REASSURES NYSC MEMBERS OF FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT

Governor Udom Emmanuel has enjoined youth corps members posted to Akwa Ibom to socialize with the people and contribute their best to the development of the state. He spoke at the NYSC permanent orientation camp, Ikot Itie Udung, Nsit Atai Local Government, during the closing ceremony/terminal parade of the 2018 Batch A Orientation Course for […]

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A’IBOM GETS FERTILIZER PLANT

Greenwell Fertilizer Plant, one of the public private partnership projects of Governor Udom Emmanuel administration, will be inaugurated on 29th May. The multi-fertilizer blending plant, with an annual production capacity of N400,000 metric tons, is located in Oku Abak, Abak Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. Taking journalists on an inspection tour of the […]

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2019: GOV EMMANUEL RECEIVES ATIKU, HARPS ON RESTRUCTURING

Governor Udom Emmanuel has reiterated his position that restructuring is key to sustainable growth and meaningful development in the country. He stated this in Government House,Uyo when a former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar visited the state to declare his interest for the number one seat in Nigeria to him and other top party officials […]

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CANADIAN FIRM TAKES OVER MGT OF IBOM SPECIALIST HOSPITAL

….signs pact with Akwa Ibom state Govt A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the Akwa Ibom State Government and Clinotech Group from Canada for the management of the Ibom Specialist Hospital by the Company. Clinotech Group, Canada is the only solution partner to the Federal Ministry of Health with the mandate to build […]

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GOV EMMANUEL POWERS NEW ELECTRICITY TRANSFORMER, SAYS INDUSTRIALIZATION ON COURSE

Governor Udom Emmanuel has inaugurated a new 1×60MVA, 133/33KV Power Transformer, with a reassurance of his commitment to provide enablers for industrialization and growth in small and medium scale enterprises in Akwa Ibom State. Governor Emmanuel while inaugurating the new transformers at the Electricity Transmission Sub Station at Afaha Ube Itam in Itu local government […]

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GOV EMMANUEL SWEARS IN NEW JUDGES, BLOWS HOT ON KIDNAPPERS, RAPISTS

Governor Udom Emmanuel has re-echoed his desire to eradicate kidnappers and rapists from the state, suing for maximum support from the judiciary in this direction. The Governor stated this while swearing in two new judges, Bassey Bassey Nkanang and Uwem Peter Ibritam into the Akwa Ibom State Judiciary Service at Government House, Uyo. Governor Emmanuel […]

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LONGEST SURVIVING STATE GOVERNMENT-OWNED NEWSPAPER IN NIGERIA CELEBRATES.

  The longest surviving state government-owned newspaper in Nigeria, The Pioneer, published by the Akwa Ibom Newspaper Corporation (AKNC), has celebrated three decades of uninterrupted publication. The celebration which started with a thanksgiving service at the Qua Iboe Church, 112 Ikot Ekpene Road, Uyo, the Akwa Ibom capital, Sunday, April 8, 2018 climaxed with a lecture/award […]

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GOVERNOR EMMANUEL SEEKS AIRFORCE PRESENCE, AS COMBAT GAMES ENDS IN UYO

Ndifreke Akpan (Govt House) The third edition of the Nigerian Airforce Inter-Command Combat Sports Competition tagged, Uyo 2018 has ended with a call for the establishment of an air-force operational base in Akwa Ibom State. The week long event at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo was declared closed by Governor Udom Emmanuel who stated the […]

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GOVERNOR EMMANUEL SEEKS PARTNERSHIP WITH CHINESE ICT FIRM

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has met with Officials of Huawei Technologies from the Peoples Republic of China to explore ways of partnership in Information Communication Technology (ICT) development in the area of Education, Health, Governance and Enterprise. Speaking during the meeting at Government House in Uyo, Governor Emmanuel thanked them for taking […]

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