Tag Archives: Akwa-Ibom

UK Government Warns Citizens Against Travelling To 21 States In Nigeria

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) of the United Kingdom has cautioned British nationals against travelling to 21 states in Nigeria. In a statement on its website “updated June 17, 2019” and “still current at June 18, 2019,” the FCO listed the states as: Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe, “riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa…

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Akwa-Ibom Airline Receives NCCA Air Operator Certificate, Begins Commercial Operations Today

Akwa-Ibom State’s carrier, has on Thursday received Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority’s (NCCA) Air Operator Certificate to begin commercial flight services. The state airline, released a statement same day on its website stating that it will commence operations on Friday. “Ibom Air commends the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority for the objective, professional, competent and thorough manner…

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Nnamdi Kanu Attacks Amaechi, Tells Igbos Who To Vote In Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Others

As Nigerians on Saturday decide their Governors and state house of assembly members, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has told Biafrans who to vote. Kanu in a live broadcast on Friday monitored by DAILY POST lamenting about military presence in Rivers state described APC leader in Rivers, Rotimi Amaechi as…

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PDP’s Eyakenyi Unseats Senator Nelson Effiong Of APC In Akwa Ibom

Mr. Akon Eyakenyi of the Peoples Democratic Party has won Akwa Ibom South (Eket Senatorial District), unseating Senator Nelson Effiong of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Result by INEC reveals that Mr. Akon polled 122,412 votes while his APC counterpart polled 44,053. Meanwhile, Senator Bassey Akpan of the PDP has been re-elected to represent Akwa Ibom North…

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Akwa Ibom Finally Grants Buhari Access To Use Stadium For Campaign

Akwa Ibom State Government said it has granted Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari access to use its Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, in Uyo for a rally. The State Government had earlier denied Buhari access to the stadium for his campaign slated for next Friday, 28 December. Buhari is expected to kick off his reelection campaign in…

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I Will Continue To Be Fair & Unbiased In Appointment – Buhari Responds to Biased Allegations

Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari said he will continue to ensure equitable and fair distribution of appointments among the 36 states of the federation without being bias in response to criticism on his appointment of Yusuf Magaji Bichi as DSS and Zainab Ahmed as Finance Minister. Buhari, since assumption in office in 2015, has come under criticism from…

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Falz, AY, HarrySong, Skales, Helen Paul, More, Thrill at “The Chronicles of Ushbebe Live” Uyo

“The Chronicles of Ushbebe Live”, Ya Dadi the 6th edition, shutdown the city of Uyo, Akwa Ibom recently at the Emerald Event Centre by 4Lane. Superstars like Falz D Badt Guy, HarrySong, Skales, AY Comedian, Helen Paul, and lots more thrilled guests at the event. See photos below.                      …

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