Sign in
Download Opera News App

udom

SOCIETY

The Story Of Hope Who Was Called “Witch Child” And Abandoned To Die On The Street By His Parents

Photo Credit: Google At a very tender age when Hope was meant to be enjoying his childhood and playing from dawn to dusk, the young boy was faced with starvation and rejection. This little boy was cast out of society by his parents and family members who believed that he was a witch and wanted to get rid of him by all means.

  1 month ago ago
The Story Of Hope Who Was Called “Witch Child” And Abandoned To Die On The Street By His Parents

POLITICS

3 Key Positions Jonathan, Nyesom Wike And Udom Emmanuel May Occupy In The Coming Elections In 2023.

As Nigeria prepares for the next presidential election that is barely some months away, there has been serious debate in some quarters based on who becomes the next President of Nigeria when the Buhari APC led administration expires in 2023 and other key positions at the Federal level of government.

  1 month ago ago
3 Key Positions Jonathan, Nyesom Wike And Udom Emmanuel May Occupy In The Coming Elections In 2023.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Udom Sign Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law; Ikpeazu To Construct More 200km Roads

(Photos Credit: Google) Akwa Ibom governor signs anti-open grazing bill into law Akwa Ibom Governor Udom Emmanuel on Wednesday signed a bill prohibiting open grazing in the state into law. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Mr Emmanuel, in a statement published on his Facebook page, said the law was informed by the plight of farmers who have suffered loss as a result of open grazing.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Udom Sign Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law; Ikpeazu To Construct More 200km Roads

POLITICS

Governor and Senator at logger over the latter’s failure to pay back campaign funding.

(When a younger Cheat meets an older and Bigger Cheat) Could this possibly be the reason the Governor is not doing anything in Ikot Ekpene Senatorial district? ? According to the report at our disposal, IKPNews can reliably inform you that Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State is currently at loggerheads with one of the three Senators representing Akwa Ibom State at the National Assembly over the Senator’s refusal to live up to the terms of the agreement of his electoral funding.

  2 months ago ago
Governor and Senator at logger over the latter’s failure to pay back campaign funding.

SOCIETY

PHOTOS: Governor Udom Patronized Women Selling Groceries At Roadside

Luck shone for certain Akwa Ibom State roadside market ladies when the state's executive governor, Mr Udom Gabriel Emmanuel, patronized them in their modest trade. Governor Udom stopped by a roadside at Ekpene Ikpan junction in Nsit Ibom local government area on his way back from an official engagement in the state on Friday to patronize grocers.

  4 months ago ago
PHOTOS: Governor Udom Patronized Women Selling Groceries At Roadside

POLITICS

Flashback: Meet Udom's Commissioners who resigned in 2019 to support Akpabio in APC

Akwa Ibom State witnessed an interesting political activities in 2019. The events that characterized the 2019 elections made 2019, a significant year in the political history of the state.The State witnessed defections of politicians especially from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

  3 months ago ago
Flashback: Meet Udom's Commissioners who resigned in 2019 to support Akpabio in APC

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.

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

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.

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

ECONOMY-FINANCE

VAT: Why Gov Udom May Be Right For Saying That Decentralisation Of VAT Collection Will Favour States

The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Governor Udom Emmanuel recently made it known that decentralisation of Value Added Tax, VAT collection will favour every single state in the country. In recent weeks, the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS has been in a legal tussle with Rivers State and Lagos State governments over VAT collection.

  2 months ago ago
VAT: Why Gov Udom May Be Right For Saying That Decentralisation Of VAT Collection Will Favour States

POLITICS

Governor Emmanuel hailed for chasing away those who wanted to turn Essien Udim to war zone

Leaders of Essien Udim local government area, Akwa Ibom state have said that Governor Udom Emmanuel is a true man of peace, following the critical role he played in restoring peace to the area. They attested that Mr Emmanuel is their hero because he refused to blink or rest until he made sure that the incursions from other parts of the country into Essien Udim were comprehensively repelled and exterminated.

  2 months ago ago
Governor Emmanuel hailed for chasing away those who wanted to turn Essien Udim to war zone

POLITICS

PHOTOS: Governor Udom Patronized Women Selling Groceries At Roadside

Luck smiled at some roadside market women in Akwa Ibom State as the executive governor of the state, Mr Udom Gabriel Emmanuel patronized them in their petty business. On Friday, Governor Udom on his way back from an official engagement in the state, stopped by a road side at Ekpene Ikpan junction in Nsit Ibom local government area, to patronize grocers.

  4 months ago ago
PHOTOS: Governor Udom Patronized Women Selling Groceries At Roadside

POLITICS

One mistake Gov. Udom Emmanuel needs to prevent to avoid it from affecting PDP chances in 2023

2023 will be an important year in the history of Akwa Ibom State. Akwa Ibom people will have the opportunity to elect a new Governor to pilot the affairs of the state after Governor Udom Emmanuel. The state is currently under the leadership of Governor Udom Emmanuel and the PDP.

  3 months ago ago
One mistake Gov. Udom Emmanuel needs to prevent to avoid it from affecting PDP chances in 2023

POLITICS

Three (3) Important Statements Gov Udom Emmanuel Made As He Signed Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law.

Following the recent crisis rocking farmers and herders in different communities across the country, especially in the South East and West, the issue of open grazing had in the past few months dominated major news headlines. In that regard, it could be recalled that the 17 Southern governors in their meeting some months ago in Asaba, the Delta State capital, banned open grazing among other issues that were discussed.

  2 months ago ago
Three (3) Important Statements Gov Udom Emmanuel Made As He Signed Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law.

POLITICS

Two Great Steps Gov. Udom Has Taken In Akwa Ibom State That May Give PDP Victory In 2023

With evidence that the 2023 Akwa Ibom state governorship election is fast approaching, the available Indication has shown that the executive governor of Akwa Ibom state Mr. Udom Emmanuel has started preparation on how the peoples Democratic party can come out victorious in 2023. As part of his preparation that will help the peoples Democratic party have a good outing in 2023, governor Udom Emmanuel has been able to make two Great Steps that has increase the chance of his party ahead of the 2023 Akwa Ibom state governorship election.

  2 months ago ago
Two Great Steps Gov. Udom Has Taken In Akwa Ibom State That May Give PDP Victory In 2023

POLITICS

Opinion: If PDP picks Udom or Wike as Atiku's Vice, it can affect South's 2023 presidential ambition

The race for President Muhammadu Buhari's successor is gradually gathering momentum. Potential candidates are making necessary consultations and negotiations with stakeholders in their political party and different regions in the country. As we are all aware, leaders in the Southern region had demanded that they should be allowed to produce the next president in 2023.

  3 months ago ago
Opinion: If PDP picks Udom or Wike as Atiku's Vice, it can affect South's 2023 presidential ambition

POLITICS

Akwa Ibom Governor speaks about his successor

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Emmanuel Udom, has admonished the people of the state not to put at stake all they have gained and that they should not toy with their future as they call for who succeeds him in 2023. The Governor made it known that all he wanted continuity and sustainability against distruption and stagnation and also to protect what they have already achieved.

  2 months ago ago
Akwa Ibom Governor speaks about his successor

POLITICS

One thing Governor Udom Emmanuel may consider before supporting any Governorship aspirant in 2023 (Opinion)

The people of Akwa Ibom State will elect a new Governor to govern the state in 2023 after the expiration of the tenure of the incumbent Governor, Udom Emmanuel. Governor Udom Emmanuel, as the leader of the leading political party in the state, the PDP, will definitely play a critical role in the selection of a new Governor, especially in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

  3 months ago ago
One thing Governor Udom Emmanuel may consider before supporting any Governorship aspirant in 2023 (Opinion)

POLITICS

Governor Udom Signs Anti-Grazing Bill Into Law

The Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency Udom Emmanuel has vowed to ensure that henceforth anyone whose livestock strays into another person's farm or property, no matter how highly placed, will be made to face the full wrath of the new anti open livestock grazing law of Akwa-Ibom State.

  2 months ago ago
Governor Udom Signs Anti-Grazing Bill Into Law

POLITICS

James iniama Speaks On ThisDay Report, Denies Granting Any Interview To Their Correspondent

Mr. James Iniama has debunked granting interview to Thisday news journalist as reported on their online news handle on 6th September, 2021. Iniama is a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain and he is also a Frontline Governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State come 2023. According to Iniama, he said he is an ardent supporter of Mr. Udom Emmanuel's succession plans, and he is loyal to the guidelines and the completion agenda.

  2 months ago ago
James iniama Speaks On ThisDay Report, Denies Granting Any Interview To Their Correspondent

SPORTS

Reactions as Gov. Udom says Akwa United FC Will Conquer Africa In The Continental Tournament

Indeed, it was a moment of joy and happiness for the fans and the entire people of Akwa Ibom State as Akwa United FC club became the Champions of the Nigerian Professional Football League 2020/2021 for the first time after 24years. Akwa United Football Club is a Nigerian football club based in Uyo.

  4 months ago ago
Reactions as Gov. Udom says Akwa United FC Will Conquer Africa In The Continental Tournament