Akwa Ibom state can now serenely flaunt the most delightful stadium in Nigeria, if not in West Africa. The Nest of Champions, as the stadium is called, was built in Uyo by the previous Governor, Godswill Akpabio, and was formally opened with the then President, Goodluck Jonathan, as the uncommon visitor of respect.
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama decided to call time on his illustrious career in the year 2020 and what a great time we all had watching him do what he does best. His time with the Super Eagles was worth it and he is one of the best Nigeria has ever had.
The first name is Obio-Asikpo, until European and British authorities, who couldn't articulate it the locals way called, it Ibesikpo. Ibesikpo are among the seaborne Ibibios . In ancient history Ibesikpo and Asutan are traced to the heritage of Asikpo Nnakanda from Usakedet in Southern Cameroon.
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has once again witnessed another crisis that could cause the party to lose the 2023 general elections. The party held parallel state congresses in many states. Kano, Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Abia, Niger, Osun, and Ogun state were the States affected.
The Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Which Puts Akwa Ibom Ahead Of Other Nigerian States In Terms Of Sport.
Akwa Ibom is one of the most developed states in Nigeria. Akwa Ibom has a lot of infrastructure, such as: airports, seaports, good roads, and good sporting facilities. Akwa Ibom state has a population of over five million people. Akwa Ibom has impacted the economy of Nigeria greatly.
The big brother Naija stars arrived Akwa-Ibom in a grand style this morning. Emmanuel who is a native of the state decided to bring his friends with him for his upcoming event. The event was initially postponed due to Emmanuel's health. According to the viral video online, Liquorose, Emmanuel, and WhiteMoney arrived at the Akwa-Ibom early hours of this morning and were received by a massive crowd at the airport.
The housemates of the recently concluded Big Brother Naija reality show season 6, Emmanuel and Liquorose, were welcomed by their fans with love in Akwa-Ibom. The video of the moment recently surfaced on social media. In the video, we can see Emmanuel putting on a white pullover and trousers, while Liquorose is putting on a green shirt and trousers.
The reality Tv stars are currently enjoying themselves in Akwa-Ibom. Liquorose, Emmanuel, and WhiteMoney made a trip to Akwa-Ibom for Emmanuel's homecoming. They are currently having fun and enjoying themselves in Akwa-Ibom. According to the viral pictures, WhiteMoney, Liquorose, and Emmanuel were spotted at a golf court receiving instructions from a golf coach.
The Saturday's parallel congress the All Progressive Congress conducted in Akwa Ibom State has left a lot of comments circulating online, as publication of false names of candidates were published online despite the party had already released names of the authentic State Executives of the party. Photo credit: Vanguard
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The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has a difficult challenge to face after its last Saturday's state congress which took place across the country. There were parallel congresses in some key states like Lagos, Kano, Akwa Ibom, Enugu, Abia, and the rest.
Of all the crises that trailed the state congresses of the All Progressives Congress, APC held nationwide on Saturday, that of Akwa Ibom was the most worrisome case as 3 chairmen emerged from the parallel congresses that were spearheaded by their prominent party leaders in the state. APC logo
One issue that has been trending in the political scene in Akwa Ibom state is the statement by the special adviser to The President, Senator Ita Enang where he recently predicted that the governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel would soon be joining the All Progressives Congress.
Former Akwa Ibom Governor, Godswill Akpabio has named former Senate President Ken Nnamani as the man who made it possible for him to put in place Uncommon Transformation in the state. Akpabio, 58, who currently heads the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, made the revelation at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, on Thursday.
Akwa Ibom State Government has called on newly admitted students of the State Polytechnic, Ikot Osurua, to shun all forms of hooliganism, cultism, examination malpractice and disobedience to authority. The Commissioner for Education, Mrs Idongesit Etiebet gave the warning Wednesday, during the 26th matriculation ceremony of the state-owned institution, held at the Polytechnic matriculation ground, Ikot Osurua.
A prophet and his father have been killed in Ukanafun local government area of Akwa Ibom State. The prophet, identified as Kufre E. Obonukut, is the founder of Last Bus Stop Church, Ikot Ibekwe in Ukanafun. He was macheted to death alongside his father, Chief Ephraim Jacob Obonukut, by suspected cultists.
Police have arrested three people, including two foreigners, with explosives along Okobo-Oron highway in Akwa Ibom State. The two Cameroonian and one Nigerian suspects were captured during stop and search operations by men of the AIG Border Patrol Squad. Akwa Ibom state police spokesman SP Odiko Mcdon told journalists on Tuesday at the police headquarters in Ikot Akpan Abia, that the explosives included two bags of dynamites.
Members of the Akwa Ibom state delegation for the 6th edition of the National Youth Games have safely arrived in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. The 250-member delegation comprising athletes, coaches and backroom staff members, safely arrived at Ilorin at about 11:00 am on Monday, 11 October, without any hiccup on their journey.
Four persons were said to have been killed on October 17, 2021, in Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun Local Government areas of Akwa Ibom State when suspected members of Iceland and Debam confraternities clashed in the areas. It was also gathered that the killings have shattered the fragile peace in the two communities after almost two years of respite which was occasioned by the amnesty granted to repentant cultists in 2019 by the governor, Udom Emmanuel, before the 2019 general elections.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has applauded Governor Udom Emmanuel for maintaining peace and security in Akwa Ibom state, amid an onslaught of crises in the country. The former leader of Africa’s most populous nation spoke Tuesday at the commissioning of phase 1 of the reconstructed Ikot Ekpene General Hospital in Ikot Ekpene local government area.