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By Henshaw Nyong. When Nigeria embarked on the transition to democracy in 1999, the party that swept away most of the elective offices was the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) which not only had the Presidency and the majority of the National Assembly but also won 21 governorship seats. One of …

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The Senior Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Social Reorientation, Mr Imoh Emeh, has donated uniforms and writing materials to pupils of Qua Iboe Church (QIC) Primary School, Obot Idim, Nkek Abak in Ukanafun Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. The gesture, according to him, was as a …

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November 11 Polls: "Prepare for Election and not how to snatch Electoral Materials…" – AKISIEC Chairman Warns

The chairman, Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) Mr. Aniedi-Abasi Ikoiwak says the proposed local government elections will take place notwithstanding minor adjustments to the already released timetable. Speaking with our correspondent in his office, Mr. Aniedi-Abasi Ikoiwak admitted that if there are adjustments to be made which could …

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AkwaIbom@30: Anniversary Fasting Holds Friday

A One day Prayer fasting declared by Governor Udom Emmanuel in Akwa Ibom State, holds this Friday across the state. A release by the state Commissioner for Information and Communications, Mr. Charles Udoh said the programme would be rounded off at the Banquet Hall Grounds of Government House in Uyo …

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Display of Thuggery: Itu Lawmaker Fights Udom's Commissioner

Few hours after the August Edition of the mandatory monthly General sanitation of Akwa Ibom State Government, reports have unfolded on how the Member representing Itu State Constituency, Hon. Idongesit Ituen fought the Commissioner for Environment, Dr. Iniobong Essien, during the Sanitation exercise. According to an eye witness (name withheld) …

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