INEC, Where’s The Damn ‘Server’?

By Edidiong Udobia We’re in 2019, when technology has become a freaking monster; arguably, a piece of lifeless omniscience with an infinite knowledge of the past, the present and the future, if I may. Technology carries the mind of archeology, yet, it is the very fulcrum of futurology. In this age of technology, some lies are cancerous to the collective human intelligence. My initial interest in the ongoing legal tussle between the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on the…

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USORO AKPANUSOH ADVOCATES CITING OF PEOPLE ORIENTED PROJECTS IN HIS CONSTITUENCY … As he reassures AKHA Speaker total support as Chairman, House C’ttee on Rural Dev. and Public Utilities

By John Ernest The member representing Esit Eket/Ibeno State constituency and Chairman, House Committee on Rural Development and Public Utilities, Rt. Hon. Usoro Akpanusoh, has appealed to His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Deacon Udom Gabriel Emmanuel, to consider citing people oriented projects in Esit Eket/Ibeno State Constituency in completion agenda of Governor Udom Emmanuel’s administration which will help give the area a new outlook in the area of development, job creation and industrialization. The Esit Eket/Ibeno lawmaker made the appeal yesterday in a message of appreciation…

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A’IBOM SPEAKER ADVOCATES PROMOTION OF LOCAL LANGUAGES … Urges Parents To Be Role Model To Their Kids

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has advocated for the promotion of native language in Nigeria as a way of promoting development and social cohesion. The Speaker made the call while playing host to a delegation from Ukara Ibibio, a socio-cultural organization, in his office on Tuesday. Rt. Hon. Bassey, while thanking the delegation for stopping by, appreciated the group for thriving to protect the Ibibio heritage and urged them to take the “Bring Back Our Native Language” campaign to nooks and crannies…

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OTOBONG BOB EMERGES CHAIRMAN HOUSE C’TTEE BUSINESS, RULES AND ETHICS … As AKHA Inaugurates standing committees

By John Ernest. The member representing Nsit Ubium State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Hon. Barr. Otobong Effiong Bob, has been appointed chairman House committee on Business, Rules and Ethics. The Speaker, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey in line with the legislative practices announced it today during the plenary. Barr. Bob who is also the Deputy Chairman house Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Finance & Appropriation committee as member with other standing committees of the House are expected to…

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SPEAKER AKHA URGES POLITICAL OFFICE HOLDERS TO EMBARK ON LIFE TOUCHING 

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has advised polical office holders, to embark on projects that will better the lives of those at the grassroots.   Speaker Bassey gave the charge on Sunday, when he graced the Thanksgiving Service of the Councillor representing Southern Uruan Ward One, Hon. Iniobong Asuquo, at The Apostolic Church, Ikot Akan Assembly, Uruan LGA.   Speaking further, Rt. Hon. Bassey expressed delight over the strides recorded by the Councillor and urged other elected and appointed political office holders…

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GOVERNOR EMMANUEL GIVES INSIGHT INTO COMPOSITION OF NEW EXCO

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has highlighted some of the requirements for appointments into his second term cabinet to include capacity and a proof of investments in any form of Agriculture in line with his wealth and food creation agenda.   In a worship service today Sunday, at Full Life Christian Center, Uyo, Mr Emmanuel said that if as a leader he owns a farm, none of his aides should have an excuse for not doing same. “I have a personal banana farm in Ini Local Government Area…

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AKWA IBOM AIRLINES, THE UNTOLD STORY.

When His Excellency Arc. Òbòñg Victor Attah decided to build an International Airport in Akwa Ibom State, folks without foresight criticized and called him all sorts of names. Some postulated that an Airport in Akwa Ibom State, made no sense because of its proximity to Calabar Airport, while several uncivilized experts even saw it as project duplication and wasted resources.   The manifestation of Obong Attah’s idea is a completed and functional world class International Airport in Akwa Ibom State today with one of the best navigational equipments to facilitate…

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AKPABIO AND HIS ALTER-EGO: ANY LESSON IN NEBUCHADNEZZARIC FALL? (PART 1)

Humpty Dumpty sat on the wall Humpty Dumpty had a great fall All the King’s horses and all the kings’ men Couldn’t put Humpty Dumpty together again   Thousands of men have fallen from their on-top-of the world positions, but had not deserved the attention of history. Not that they refused to clear their way into the reckonings of history; and not that history deliberately refuse to recognize their falls. But, perchance, because while they were on top of the world, they reasoned that a day would come when they…

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INWES to Host 2019 African Regional Conference in Uyo

INWES to Host 2019 African Regional Conference in U is set for the African Regional Conference of International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists.   The conference which is billed to take place on 26th June 2019 at the 1000 capacity TETFUND Hall, main campus, University of Uyo by 9am, is expected to have Her Excellency Mrs Marther Udom Emmanuel as Special Guest of Honor, Vice Chancellor, University of Uyo, Prof Enefiok Essien as Chief host and Vice Chancellor of National Academy of Science and Technologies, Dakar, Senegal, Prof Gassama…

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AKROIMA appeals to the AKHA to review ministerial responsibilities of MDAs 

Akwa Ibom State Roads and Other Infrastructure Maintenance Agency has appealed to the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly to review the ministerial responsibilities of Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government to ensure effective implementation of their assigned duties. AKROIMA made the appeal through the Board Chairman, Prince Godwin Ntuk Udeh, Ph.D, when members of the Nigerian Society of Engineers paid a courtesy call on the Agency earlier today. and pleaded with the Akwa Ibom State Government to reassign the responsibility of desilting drainages and other flood channels in the…

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