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Summary of 2017 Budget Estimate Presented to AKHA by Governor Udom

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF AKWA IBOM STATE, MR. UDOM EMMANUEL, ON THE OCCASION OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE 2017 BUDGET PROPOSALS TO AKWA IBOM STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY The Honourable Speaker Honourable Principal Officers Honourable Members of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly INTRODUCTION I have …

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MARTHA UDOM EMMANUEL PROVIDES SHELTER FOR FORGOTTEN MUSIC ICON

MEET ETUBOM REX WILLIAM A brief feature on the life and work of Etubom Rex Williams, one of Nigeria’s finest Highlife Trumpeters and bandleaders. This was based on an exclusive interview granted Music in Africa by the legend himself. Lagos, 1976: I am not quite sure which variety programme I …

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Atan offot road, Eket-Ibeno Road, Ors to be completed by May 2017

By Osondu Ahirika The Akwa Ibom State Government is committed to completing and commissioning no less than nine ongoing road projects, including Atan Offot road in Uyo. The state Commissioner for Works, Mr Ephraim Inyangeyen dropped the hint when he led newsmen and staff of the Ministry to inspect several …

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My wife controls four govt ministries – Okorocha

By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, has revealed that, in his administration, the wife, Nkechi Okorocha, has control over four ministries of the government in the state. Okorocha stated this when the correspondent chapel of Imo state, honoured the wife with the “most outstanding Governor’s wife …

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GLITZ AND GLAMOUR AS A'IBOM PRAISES GOD IN A CAROL FESTIVAL

Thousands of worshipers across the globe converged on Uyo Township Stadium to participate in the 2016 Akwa Ibom Christmas Carol Festival. The event which had as its theme,’ “Let our King be lifted High” featured presentations by renowned Gospel Artist who ministered in songs to the glory of God and …

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ONOFIOK LUKE AND THE HISTORICAL SEED OF GREATNESS

By Ubong Sampson Spending time to read about great men in ages past, especially those who originated from the western world, can bring an inexplicable kind of self satisfaction. Do not get it twisted, the writer is not an advocate of eurocentric history, he is only being naturally attracted to …

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