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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Akpabio wins as court of appeal orders rerun in his senatorial district – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio has secured a win at the court of appeal which sat in Cross River State's capital Calabar, as the court ordered a rerun election in Akwa Ibom north-west senatorial district he contested in on the.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
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    Metro 18 cases of monkey pox reported in Akwa Ibom – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Dr. Dominic Ukpong, Akwa Ibom’s Commissioner of Health on Friday October 26 announced that 18 cases of monkey pox has been reported in the state with one being confirmed..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2WhvlAZ Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro EFCC arrests two for illegal broadcast of DSTV signal – P.M. News

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Uyo Zonal office on Monday arrested two staff of Communication Trend Limited, Prisca Isaac and Nwosu Precious in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2MiW25b Get More Nigeria Metro News
  4. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Two Nigerian Players Die In Car Accident – Nairaland

    The Nigeria women’s football family were thrown into mourning following the death of two Police Machine players in Uyo. Two Nigerian players died on Tuesday after being hit by.... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2nHqbSd Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Politics A’Ibom is Nigeria’s investment hub – VP Osinbajo – Newtelegraph

    The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has declared Akwa Ibom State as one of the forward looking investment hubs in the country. Osinbajo made the declaration during the inauguration of Kings Flour mill at Onna as part of programs to mark the 32nd anniversary of the … Read more via...
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    Metro Man sues governor over alleged intellectual property theft – Newtelegraph

    A Public Relations Consultant, Matthew Koffi Okono, has dragged the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, and the Akwa Ibom State Government before the State High Court, Uyo, the state capital, over alleged theft of intellectual property..... Read more via Newtelegraph –...
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    Metro EFCC nabs gang for impersonating the commission, ICPC – Pulse Nigeria

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Uyo Zonal Office, has arrested three men in Uyo for impersonating the staff of the Commission. EFCC spokesman, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement on Tuesday, said the men also impersonated officials of the Independent Corrupt Practices and...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Godswill Akpabio Not Returning To Senate As Tribunal Dismisses Petition – Sahara Reporters

    The national and state house of assembly election petitions tribunal,sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has upheld the election ofChristopher Ekpenyong, striking out Senator Godswill Akpabio’spetition.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – https://ift.tt/2ZO1gxh Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics N10 billion fraud allegation: IGP orders probe of Udom’s appointee – Legit Nigeria News

    The inspector general of Police has been petitioned over a N10 billion fraud allegation against a member of the Akwa-Ibom state Board of Internal Revenue Service.... Read more via Legit Nigeria News – https://ift.tt/2ZyjYJ8 Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Traditional Ruler Flees As Cultists Sack A/Ibom Community – Leadership Newspaper

    The serene Ibianga community in Oruk Anam Council area of Akwa Ibom State was disrupted following activities of cultists that took over the area, causing the village head and other residents to flee their homes. Our correspondent gathered that hostilities reigned in the area since last …...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ita Enang’s Comments on RUGA Based on Greed, Says Akwa Ibom Govt – Thisdaylive

    Akwa Ibom State government has condemned the comments by the Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang on RUGA settlement, saying that it was based on greed and a desperate quest to cling to power despite already spending 20 years in public … Read more...
  12. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Akwa Ibom wants FIFA Women’s World Cup opening, closing ceremonies – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Akwa Ibom State Government has solicited for the right to host both the opening and closing ceremonies of the FIFA U-20 Women World Cup if Nigeria got the right to host it. Governor … read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – https://ift.tt/2MJe1Ci Get More...
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    Politics Akwa Ibom Government generates N20.4bn in 6 months – Vanguard News

    Akwa Ibom State Government said it recorded N20.4 billion between January and June 2019 as internally generated revenue (IGR). Executive Chairman, Akwa Ibom State Board of Internal Revenue, Mr Okon Okon, disclosed this at an interaction … Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2GJoABr...
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    Politics Akwa Ibom state govt imports 2,000 cattle from Brazil for ranching – Legit.ng

    The Akwa Ibom state government has revealed that it had imported 2,000 cattle from Brazil as part of efforts to produce sufficient meats in the state. The government also said it took the decision with a view to increasing protein intake for Akwa Ibom people and ensuring food sustainability in...
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    Politics Stay Away From APC, Group Warns Akwa Ibom Senator – Leadership Newspaper

    The Akwa Ibom All Progressives Congress (APC) Grassroots Movement in support of President Muhammadu Buhar ,has urged Senator Bassey Akpan of the Peoples Democratic Party to steer clear the development programmes of the..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – https://ift.tt/2OspmJi Get More...
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    Politics Senate screening: Akpabio, Akume asked to take a bow and go – P.M. News

    Senator Godswill Akpabio and Senator George Akume, who are part of President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial nominees have been asked to take a bow and go by the senate..... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/32QfQmk Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Gunmen kill two soldiers, abduct expatriate in A’Ibom – Newtelegraph

    Gunmen have killed two soldiers and kidnapped an expatriate at a road construction site in Ukanafun Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. The incident occurred Tuesday afternoon as the expatriate engineer working with Al Madal Construction Company was inspecting the construction of Ikot...
  18. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Fulham FC Management Staff Arrive Akwa Ibom, To Scout For Players – P.M.EXPRESS

    The management staff of Fulham Football Club of London has arrived Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, with a mission of scouting talented and young players from ONE Football Club academy.... Read more via P.M.EXPRESS – https://ift.tt/2JlO5KZ Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Metro A’Ibom INEC’s staff testifies against commission – Vanguard News

    A staff of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Akwa Ibom State, Mr Amba Anso, has testified against the commission at the National Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2YwD6Dl Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Senator Akpabio’s Armed Thugs Abducted Us For 10 Hours – INEC Officers – Nairaland

    Senator Godswill Akpabio today watched as an INEC returning officer for Ekpenyong Ward 1 in Essien Udim local government area, Ammba Ammba, revealed the harrowing experience of..... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2FPoSWZ Get More Nigeria Metro News