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POLITICS

How Core Northern Cabals Plot To Settle For Godswill Akpabio As Their 2023 Presidential Candidate

The 2023 presidential election is fast approaching and Southern Nigeria may produce the next President going by the rate at which Southern Governors are demanding power shift. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters Some Southern politicians in APC like Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Yemi Osinbajo are believed to be interested in the 2023 presidential election although they have not officially declared their intentions.

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How Core Northern Cabals Plot To Settle For Godswill Akpabio As Their 2023 Presidential Candidate

POLITICS

The 36 States Of Nigeria And How They Got Their Names.

Abia State: Abia is an acronym from the four main groups of people in the state at the time it was formed in 1991, it comprises of Aba, Bende, Isikwuato and Afikpo. Adamawa State: The state was named after a warrior, Modibo Adama Bin Ardo Hassan, that conquered the region in the beginning of the 19th century.

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The 36 States Of Nigeria And How They Got Their Names.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Why many Nigerians might stop using cooking gas

Despite huge deposit/ reserves Nigerians might stop using cooking gas. Owing to the multiple increases in the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) each day might resort average Nigerians to other alternatives. According to the Market survey conducted in the city of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

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Why many Nigerians might stop using cooking gas

POLITICS

OPINION:The Silence Of Wike And His Allies Should Worry PDP After Saying North Can Run For President

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is one of the most influential Governors in Nigeria who has a major say in the affairs of his party. Wike and his key allies especially those from the South: Governors Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State and some other key PDP members pushed for the North to get the post of National Chairman.

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OPINION:The Silence Of Wike And His Allies Should Worry PDP After Saying North Can Run For President

CULTURE

The Deplorable State Of Nigeria's Birthplace 107 Years After The Signing Of Amalgamation Treaty

The history about the birth of Nigeria courtesy of the 1914 Amalgamation by the then Governor General, Lord Frederick Lugard is about to be wiped away totally going by the Nation's bad maintenance culture, especially as it relates to some of our historical sites. The Amalgamation house located in Ikot Abasi ,Akwa Ibom State, signifies the birth place of Nigeria as a Nation.

  11 months ago ago
The Deplorable State Of Nigeria's Birthplace 107 Years After The Signing Of Amalgamation Treaty

SOCIETY

Unknown gunmen shoot Gov Emmanuel’s aide

Unidentified gunmen opened fire at Mr Emmanuel Owuala, Special Assistant on Talent Hunt to Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel. Details of the attack are sketchy as of this writing but the media personality – who in June survived a road accident along Calabar-Itu highway – reported the incident in a Facebook video on Saturday 2 October 2021.

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Unknown gunmen shoot Gov Emmanuel’s aide

POLITICS

State Congress: Akwa Ibom APC Announce Authentic List of New State Executives

AmanamHillary Umo-Udofia | Uyo, 17 October 2021. The Akwa Ibom State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the winners of the State Congress conducted yesterday with Austin Ekanem as its new chairman. In a release signed by the State Caretaker Committee Chairman, Dr. Ita Udosen stated that "In line with the Constitution of All Progressives Congress, I wish to bring to the notice of all APC members and the general public the official results of state congress Elections conducted through open secret balloting on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Sheergrace Arena, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State as announced by the 7-man State Congress Committee from Abuja who conducted the exercise".

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State Congress: Akwa Ibom APC Announce Authentic List of New State Executives

SPORTS

2 Things The NFF Needs To Correct In Order To Avoid Another Defeat In Their World Cup Qualifiers

Central African Republic (CAR) are ranked 124th on the FIFA rankings as compared to Nigerian National team that is ranked 32nd. A 1 - 0 loss to them on homesoil was embarrassing and in this article, I have spotted out some measures that can be taken to avoid such losses.

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2 Things The NFF Needs To Correct In Order To Avoid Another Defeat In Their World Cup Qualifiers

HEALTH

Photos: Goodluck Jonathan Commissions A Project In Akwa-Ibom State

Former President Goodluck Jonathan commissioned a General Hospital in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa-Ibom State, on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. The former president also attended the 2021 National Physicians' Week organized by the Nigerian Medical Association in Uyo after commissioning the project. Jonathan disclosed this on his verified Facebook page on Tuesday evening.

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Photos: Goodluck Jonathan Commissions A Project In Akwa-Ibom State

POLITICS

Why Northern Power Brokers Plan To Support Buhari's Minister From South-South For 2023 Presidency

The 2023 presidential election is fast approaching and it appears that some Northern politicians are ready to support that the next President of Nigeria should come from the South. Although the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has not zoned its presidential ticket, some Southern politicians who are interested in the race have started showing interest.

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Why Northern Power Brokers Plan To Support Buhari's Minister From South-South For 2023 Presidency

POLITICS

Anti-open grazing: Few Things To Expect As Gov Udom Is Set To Inaugurate A Special Compliance Unit.

During the state executive meeting in Akwa Ibom yesterday, Governor Udom Gabriel Emmanuel made it known that a special unit will be formed concerning the ban on open grazing. Remember, the southern governors agreed to put a restriction on the actions of herders in their state, they all decided to put a permanent ban on open grazing in the southeast and southwest respectively.

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Anti-open grazing: Few Things To Expect As Gov Udom Is Set To Inaugurate A Special Compliance Unit.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines;Emmanuel Not Defecting To APC - Akwa Ibom PDP;Malami Should Learn To Think - Obi

Photos Credit: Google Emmanuel not defecting to APC, says Akwa Ibom PDP Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Peoples Democratic party on Monday debunked allegations of Governor Udom Emmanuel’s planned defection to the All Progressive Congress, saying people are using it to draw attention to themselves.

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Today's Headlines;Emmanuel Not Defecting To APC - Akwa Ibom PDP;Malami Should Learn To Think - Obi

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: Jonathan Advises FG On Healthcare Needs, Police Arrest Man For Shooting

Ensure health infrastructures meet UN provisions, Jonathan Urges FG, others PHOTO CREDIT: Punch Newspapers Former President Goodluck Jonathan has challenged governments at all levels to ensure that the healthcare needs of Nigerians meet the United Nations specifications on health. He said that the COVID-19 pandemic has opened the eyes of everyone including administrators, politicians and professionals that health-related issues should no longer be taken for granted.

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Today's Headlines: Jonathan Advises FG On Healthcare Needs, Police Arrest Man For Shooting

EDUCATION

Akwa Ibom State declares Tuesday, October 5 work-free day for Teachers

The Akwa Ibom State government has declared today, Tuesday, October 5, 2021, as a work-free day for teachers both in public and private schools. According to the Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Idongesit Etiebet, the holiday will allow teachers to join their counterparts all over the world in celebrating Teachers’ Day.

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Akwa Ibom State declares Tuesday, October 5 work-free day for Teachers

POLITICS

PRP Set To Wrestle Power and Liberate the People From the Political Task Masters

PRP Set To Wrestle Power and Liberate the People From the Political Task Masters of Obot Akara. Ime Alex Akpan (IAA) The Chapter Chairman of The Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Obot Akara Chapter, Akwa Ibom State, has stated that come 2023, his party would be wrestling power from some people he tagged as “Political Task Masters”, who had enslaved the people of Obot Akara and denied them development over the years.

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PRP Set To Wrestle Power and Liberate the People From the Political Task Masters

SOCIETY

Today's Heaadlines: Gunmen attacked, seized engines in Ibaka, Nigeria Senator Pass away

Photo Credit: Goggle Gunmen attacked, seized engines in Ibaka Photo Credit: Daily Post About 25 fishermen are stranded at Ibaka high sea, Mbo local government area of Akwa Ibom State as suspected sea pirates seized their outboard engines off the coast, DAILY POST has learnt.

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Today's Heaadlines: Gunmen attacked, seized engines in Ibaka, Nigeria Senator Pass away

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Wike, Emmanuel, Obaseki In Crucial Meeting; Gas Explosion Kills Two In Akwa Ibom

DEVELOPING: Wike, Emmanuel, Obaseki, others in crucial meeting With barely 10 days to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, convention, governors elected on the platform of the party are currently meeting in Abuja. The meeting, held at the Akwa Ibom State governor’s lodge, had in attendance Aminu Tambuwal (Sokoto), Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom), Godwin Obaseki (Edo), Duoye Diri (Bayelsa), Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia) and Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State.

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Today's Headlines: Wike, Emmanuel, Obaseki In Crucial Meeting; Gas Explosion Kills Two In Akwa Ibom

POLITICS

I Will Only Declare Nyesom Wike A Performing Governor If He Joined The APC - Godswill Akpabio

Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and incumbent Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio has stated that he will only declare Nyesom Wike a performing Governor if he joined the APC. (Photo Credit - Peoples Gazette) Nyesom Wike is the executive Governor of Rivers State and he is one of the most respected and revered chieftains of the People's Democratic Party.

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I Will Only Declare Nyesom Wike A Performing Governor If He Joined The APC - Godswill Akpabio

ECONOMY-FINANCE

UNN Founder's Day: Industrialization, Infrastructure Panacea for Development -Gov Emmanuel

Industrialization and infrastructural development have been identified as critical panaceas for national development, especially in a developing nation like Nigeria. Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, who was the Guest Lecturer at the 61st Founder's Day Lecture of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, (UNN ) held yesterday, Thursday, at the Princess Alexander Auditorium, stated this while speaking on the theme: Changing The Narrative of Development Through Industrialization and Infrastructure.

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UNN Founder's Day: Industrialization, Infrastructure Panacea for Development  -Gov Emmanuel

HEALTH

Nigerians Health Is Very Crucial To National Security- Jonathan

The former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has called on the Government to strengthen the Health Sector and Infrastructures in the country nothing that the health of Nigerians is very important to the National Security. Jonathan, speaking at the commissioning of the remodeled Ikot Ekpene General Hospital phase 1, commended Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel for refurbishing and equipping the old medical facility.

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Nigerians Health Is Very Crucial To National Security- Jonathan