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EDUCATION

Angry Students Of MOUAU Block Umuahia/Ikot-Ekpene Road As Another Student Dies On The Road

Umuahia/Ikot-Ekpene road is a federal road linking two states, Abia state and Akwa Ibom state. The bad condition of the road over the years has become worst. This road crosses the front gate of the federal university, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State.

  2 months ago ago
Angry Students Of MOUAU Block Umuahia/Ikot-Ekpene Road As Another Student Dies On The Road

POLITICS

Senate President Lawan commissions Akpabio/Emmanuel project Tuesday

Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan will on Tuesday commission the Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road in Akwa Ibom state which was started during the administration of former governor Godswill Akpabio and completed by incumbent Deacon Udom Emmanuel. The 25 kilometres dualised road that boasts digital streetlights links seven local government areas: Uyo, Itu, Ibiono, Ikono, Abak, Essien Udim and Ikot Ekpene.

  1 month ago ago
Senate President Lawan commissions Akpabio/Emmanuel project Tuesday

POLITICS

The Senator Who Cheats His People

Just yesterday at Abiak-okpo Nkap, disaster was averted as village heads from NtoEdino ward4 almost came in collusion against each other as a result of another promise to build If there is one political mistake that the former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, and the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, HE, Senator (Dr) Godswil Akpabio has made that has taken the people of Akwa Ibom North Senatorial District backward, it is the mistake of decamping to the All Progressive Congress (APC) without adequate consultation and the awareness that would have carried his teaming supporters along.

  2 months ago ago
The Senator Who Cheats His People

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.

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

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:Herdsmen Lunch Another Attack In Akwa-Ibom, PDP Governors Meet Behind Closed Doors

Herdsmen Attack Another Southern Settlement Herdsmen on Sunday attacked two brothers at Ikot Atasung, Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State killing one and leaving the other severely injured. (Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria) A source who pleaded anonymity told our correspondent that the herders had a clash with the brothers after they warned them to take their cattle out of the farmland.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Herdsmen Lunch Another Attack In Akwa-Ibom, PDP Governors Meet Behind Closed Doors

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ikot Ekpene In Akwaibom State Is One Of The Most Developing Towns In Nigeria. Checkout The Photos.

Ikot Ekpene also known as The Raffia City is one of the major towns in Akwaibom state. It is the cultural and political headquarters of the Annang ethnic group in Nigeria. The town is surrounded by major towns such as Calabar to the South East, Umuahia to the North, Aba to West and Uyo to the East.

  4 months ago ago
Ikot Ekpene In Akwaibom State Is One Of The Most Developing Towns In Nigeria. Checkout The Photos.

SOCIETY

Many Injured, Cars Damaged As 2 Vehicles Collided At Ikot Ekpene-Aba Road In A'Ibom State

It was a sad Wednesday afternoon in Ikot Osurua, Ikot Ekpene town in Akwa Ibom State as a two vehicles rammed into each other causing a lot of damages and injuries. This reporter gathered that the two vehicles which involved in the accident were a Corolla CE with registration number, KSF-950GE, and a Red Van with registration number, AFH-461AA.

  3 months ago ago
Many Injured, Cars Damaged As 2 Vehicles Collided At Ikot Ekpene-Aba Road In A'Ibom State

POLITICS

The Final Collapsed of the First Local Government in Nigeria.

For the benefit of those who might not know, Ikot Ekpene LGA in Akwa Ibom State is the oldest provincial capital in British West Africa colony, meaning she is the oldest and number one Local Government Area (LGA) in Nigeria. The ancient city was supposed to be robbing shoulder with big cities like Calabar, and other developed cities in Nigeria, due to her historical antecedent.

  3 months ago ago
The Final Collapsed of the First Local Government in Nigeria.

EDUCATION

PHOTOS: Akwa Poly Students Stage Candle Procession For Colleagues Involved In Car Accident

As a mark of last honour and respect, the students of Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot Osurua in Ikot Ekpene local government area organised and staged a candle light procession for two of their colleagues who died as a result of the car accident which involved 5 prospective corps members moving from Uyo, Akwa Ibom State to Katsina.

  4 months ago ago
PHOTOS: Akwa Poly Students Stage Candle Procession For Colleagues Involved In Car Accident

POLITICS

Senate President Inaugurates Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road

... Says Gov. Emmanuel Is A Peaceful and Unifying Man. The Uyo-Ikot Ekpene dualised road of 25 kilometres in Akwa Ibom State has been inaugurated today. Performing the inauguration in Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area, the Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan acknowledged the infrastructural and development strides of Governor Udom Emmanuel, stating that, justice, progress, unity, peace has been enjoyed in the State through his leadership style.

  1 month ago ago
Senate President Inaugurates Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road

SPORTS

Akwa United send warning signal to Belouizdad with friendly win over Pride of Rivers

Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Akwa United sent warning signals to Belouizdad with a 1-0 victory over Rivers United at Ikot Ekpene Stadium on Tuesday afternoon. In the first leg on Sunday, the Pride of Rivers conquered Promise Keepers 1-0 in at Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium.

  3 months ago ago
Akwa United send warning signal to Belouizdad with friendly win over Pride of Rivers

JUSTICE

Panic as Igbo youth clashes with Hausa Community over the attack on a family in Akwa Ibom.

A community in Akwa ibom, Ikot Atasung in Ikot Ekpene local government area has been thrown into the state of Confusion and panic as the death of one Slyvanus Usen on Saturday has led to the clash between the Igbo community and the Hausa Community. Report gathered that Suspected Herdmen invaded the community in the early hours of yesterday leading to the death of Slyvanus while his brother, Peter Usen was severely injured and in a Critical state in the hospital.

  5 months ago ago
Panic as Igbo youth clashes with Hausa Community over the attack on a family in Akwa Ibom.

RELIGION

Catholic Diocese of Ikot Ekpene Celebrates a Newly Ordained Missionary Priest in Assumption Parish.

The Catholic Diocese of Ikot Ekpene in Akwa Ibom State celebrates her newly ordained Missionary Priest in Assumption Ikpe Annang, Essien Udim Local Government Area. The occasion started with a Holy Mass by the host Rev. Fr. John Ibanga MSP who was also the chief celebrant and ended its part A with a lunching where the diocese and the parishioners donated generously to support the his priesthood mission.

  4 months ago ago
Catholic Diocese of Ikot Ekpene Celebrates a Newly Ordained Missionary Priest in Assumption Parish.

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Herdsmen Attack Two Brothers, "Second Niger Bridge Will Be Open By 2022"- FG

Suspected Herdsmen Attack Two Brothers In Ikot Ekpene Photo credit: Dailypost A group of suspected Herdsmen were reported to have attacked two brothers in Ikot Atasung, Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. They hacked one of the brothers to death and injured the other severely.

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Today's Headlines: Herdsmen Attack Two Brothers,

POLITICS

Former House of Rep Member Squared up Against Rain Makers in the Number one LGA

It was the re-enactment of the biblical scene in the book of Chronicle, where Elijah came in confrontation against the witch craft prophets of Baal in a duel that saw the powers of darkness being proven to be fake, and not as potent like the power of the true, living God of creation in the ancient city of Ikot Ekpene, the number one LG in Nigeria, when Hon.

  3 months ago ago
Former House of Rep Member Squared up Against Rain Makers in the Number one LGA

SOCIETY

Check Out What The Herdsmen Did For The Brothers Who Refused To Let Them Graze On Their Farm.

Residents of Ikot Atasung, Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, are in mourning after two brothers, popular farmers and hunters in the community, were allegedly attacked by Fulani herdsmen. According to the ikot Ekpen local government chairman who talked to the journalist, he described the incident as a sorrowful incident which we should jointly condemn in Nigeria.

  5 months ago ago
Check Out What The Herdsmen Did For The Brothers Who Refused To Let Them Graze On Their Farm.

CULTURE

Check out Beautiful photos of Handwoven objects from Ikot Ekpene

Fondly known and called the Raffia City by indigenes and outsiders, Ikot ekpene is unarguably among one of the major towns in Akwa bom state at the same time one of the fastest developing urban communities in Nigeria. The town of Ikot Ekpene is the cultural and political hub of the Annang ethnic group in Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria.

  4 months ago ago
Check out Beautiful photos of Handwoven objects from Ikot Ekpene

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"Register Your Businesses Officially With The Local Government"- Unyime Etim Urges Cattle Dealers.

REGISTER WITH LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCIL Hon. Etim advises cattle dealers/Association operating in Ikot Ekpene. All cattle owners associations operating in Ikot Ekpene local government area are to officially register their businesses with the Local Government Council. The executive chairman of Ikot Ekpene local government area, Rt.(Hon.)

  5 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Panic As Suspected Herdsmen Storm Akwa ibom Community, Kill Resident

Unknown gunmen have reportedly carried out an attack on Ikot Atasung community in Ikot Ekpene local government area of Akwa Ibom state generating tension in the area. It was gathered that the gunmen suspected to be herdsmen, killed one Silvanus Usen during the attack and left his brother seriously wounded.

  5 months ago ago
Panic As Suspected Herdsmen Storm Akwa ibom Community, Kill Resident

HEALTH

Former President Jonathan Commends Governor Emmanuel.

The former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has commended the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel's administration for the refurbishment and remodeling of the General Hospital Ikot Ekpene for the enhancement of the overall health needs of the citizens especially in the Area. Dr. Jonathan made the commendation on Governor Emmanuel yesterday while performing the commissioning of the remodeled hospital (Phase 1).

  1 month ago ago
Former President Jonathan Commends Governor Emmanuel.