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PADDING BUDGET: BUHARI REJECTS NASS PEACE TALK

“The National Assembly has initiated some peace moves. The lawmakers have suggested that the budget should be signed by the President before he will send a supplementary budget to cover the omissions, but he had turned down the proposal,” a competent source told one of our correspondents on Sunday. Also, …

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A'IBOM NUJ: BEFORE SENDING OFF PATRICK ALBERT

BY UBONG SAMPSON It was in the year 2013, less than three (3) months after I joined Community Pulse Newspaper as a junior reporter, the campaign for the next leadership of Akwa Ibom State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) began. The very first of ambitions I heard was …

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FUEL SCARCITY: Woman gives birth while on queue…

A woman in labour was on Tuesday morning delivered of her baby around Anthony bus stop by well spirited Nigerians queuing for fuel. The incident according to an eyewitness, Leo Spartani who shared it on Facebook occurred before7am at the VIO/LASTMA office at Anthony Bus stop. Spartani explained that after …

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AKHA Speakership Tussle:That Smoke without fire

– By Chioma Onuegbu The imminent return of the immediate past speaker of the Akwa Ibom House of Assembly to the House has set tongues wagging over the prospects of a leadership tussle. Should there be? When last Tuesday the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly unanimously passed a vote …

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ITU FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY GETS NEW DAKKADA AMBASSADORS

The serene community of Mbak Itam in Itu Local Government on Wednesday came alive as it hosted the Dakkada awareness and mobilization campaign for Itu/Ibiono Federal Constituency. The campaign organized by the the Akwa Ibom State Directorate of Marketing and Brand Management had in attendance senior government officials, outstanding businessmen, …

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