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Rapists face life imprisonment in A’Ibom

…As Govt begins implementing ‘Power for All’ electrification projects Rape suspects in Akwa Ibom State may face up to life imprisonment following the signing of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Law , VAPPL, 2020 by Governor Udom Emmanuel. This law will enable judges to hand down life imprisonment to anyone convicted of rape henceforth in […]

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4, 461 A’Ibom workers received entitlements in Q4 2019 – Report

The Akwa Ibom state government has paid arrears of various entitlements to 4, 461 civil servants – both retired and serving – in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019, report has shown. According to exclusive payment chart entitled “Quarterly Report of Arrears Paid by Akwa Ibom State Government between September-December, 2019” made available by the […]

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Nung Oku Demolition: Arc Ime Ekpo Speaks

The Commissioner for Lands and Housing in the Akwa Ibom State,Arc Ime Ekpo has reacted to the stories emanating from the demolitions of properties at Nung Oku in Ibesikpo Asutan local government of the State, by the ministry under his supervision. He said that the land housing the affected properties was government’s acquired land,for housing […]

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Federal Road Infrastructure Deficit: A’Ibom State most neglected in Nigeria – Rep Unyime Idem cries out

The member representing Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Constituency and the Deputy Chairman House of Representatives committee on Communications, Hon. Unyime Idem has decried the neglect experienced by Akwa Ibom State in the area of Road Infrastructure from the Federal Government of Nigeria. The lawmaker stated this in the House on Thursday December 12, 2019 ,while moving […]

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2020 Budget: A’ibom Assembly To Domesticate Procurement Act – Uduak Odudoh

Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has assured Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the state of its readiness to give necessary legislative support that will aid development and progress of the state in line with Governor Udom Emmanuel’s Completion Agenda. Chairman of the House Committee on Finance and Appropriation, Rt. Hon. Uduak Odudoh, made […]

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Gbajabiamila tasks NCC on SIM cards’ registration

Lanre Lasisi The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has tasked the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) to ensure the registration of all SIM cards in the country. The Speaker said unregistered SIM cards have high-security risks, which should be taken seriously by the commission. Buy Android phones online at Jumia. Discover the latest collection of […]

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They Saw NDDC As An ATM Machine – Senator Akpabio

  The Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Sen. Godswill Akpabio assured that as supervising minister of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, he will ensure the people of the region feel the impact of the commission. Speaking on the Nigeria Television Authority, NTA, programme, WEEKEND FILE, on Saturday 26,2019, the former Governor of Akwa Ibom State […]

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AKWA IBOM SPEAKER ADVOCATES NEED FOR REGULAR TRAINING OF LAWMAKERS IN BUDGETING PROCESS

  Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Aniekan Bassey, has emphasized the need for regular training of Legislators in the budgeting process so as to equip them with the requisite skills to carryout their constitutional responsibility of scrutinizing and approving budgets. Speaker Bassey stated this while declaring open an in-house workshop on […]

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Unyime Idem Advocates Stringent Laws To Protect Girl-Child In Nigeria

…As World marks International Day of the Girl-Child As the world marks the 2019 International Day of the Girl Child Friday 11th,October, 2019, the Deputy Chairman House Committee on Communications and member representing Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, Hon. Unyime Idem has promised to lobby his colleagues in the Green Chambers to […]

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Itu Member Condemns Vandalization Of Telecom Office of his Constituent

…. Says attack on the office was an act of criminality Gloria Ekong  The member representing Itu State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Hon. Kufreabasi Edidem has express worries over the vandalization of a telecommunication office at Ikot Ekpene road in uyo,belonging to his constituent,an indigene of Ikot Abiyak in Okuiboku […]