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Monthly Archives: January 2017


Emmanuel Nicholas When Akwa Ibom Enterprise and Employment Scheme (AKEES) was launched, many saw it as another deceptive initiative by government to hoodwink the innocent public, many who also believe in the scheme thought it was all about white collar job . But as a banana peel covering the sweetness …

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New Year Omen: Governor Udom Played Host to Umana Umana

By Osondu Ahirika. Did I hear you say wonders shall never end? No! That isn’t applicable to this exceptional case, which has effectively, abbreviated our helplessness to often wonder. I have always wondered, why, candidates who run against each other for elective office, never see eye ball to eyeball, ever …

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Re: Akwa Ibom Governor declares war on Buhari’s men

PRESS RELEASE Over disparaging utterances on state The attention of the Akwa Ibom State Government has been drawn to the above banner headline which appeared in The Sunnewspaper of Tuesday, January 3, 2017 and whose variants were also reported in almost all the national newspapers. While we do not disagree …

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Akwa Ibom State Government has set up a six member Joint Committee on the implementation of Oil and Gas Free Trade Zone . The Committee has Commissioner for Investment, Commerce and Industry, Professor Eno Akpan, Chairman Technical Committee on Foreign Direct Investment, Mr Gabriel Ukpe and Senior Special Assistant to …

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BREAKING NEWS: Gambia's President Elect Assassinated

Banjul – Gambia’s president-elect Adama Barrow who vowed to take office on January 19 despite the refusal of outgoing President Yahya Jammeh to give up power has been killed by unknown assailants. The assailants overpowered the security guards of Mr. Barrow, leaving two of the guards dead and other six …

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