2018 Calabar Carnival to host over 30 countries – Official
The countries have indicated interest to participate in the 2018 edition of the carnival.
Niger Delta youth protest alleged hijack of pipeline surveillance contract
This is the second time angry youth are staging a protest against the alleged company in recent weeks.
Navy begins `Operation Ex Toru-Gbown’ in Bayelsa, Delta
Ex Toru-Gbown means ‘water protection’ in Ijaw Language.
Akwa Ibom governor accuses Akpabio of being behind the state assembly crisis
Mr Akpabio has however, dismissed the accusation.
Shell awards scholarships to 1,035 students, undergraduates in Rivers
The company would also sponsor professional chairs in Geophysics at the Centre of Excellence in Marine and Offshore Engineering at the Rivers State University.
Akwa Ibom Violence: Governor wants police commissioner redeployed
The assembly has been thrown into crisis since the sacking of some lawmakers.
Akwa Ibom governor leads security officials to chase away APC lawmakers
The lawmakers last week announced the “removal” of the speaker after their seats were declared vacant
Why customers are protesting against us – Benin Disco
Civil Society Organisations in the state have constantly protested against the operation of BEDC.
Obaseki presents N175bn 2019 budget proposal to Edo Assembly
The proposed budget is tagged: “Budget of Socio-Economic Inclusion.”
DPR discovers ’50 illegal filling stations in Akwa Ibom’
The department is working with law enforcement agencies and the state government to dismantle illegal filling stations in the state.
Akwa Ibom names airport after ex-Governor Victor Attah
The airport, managed by the state government, is one of the busiest in Nigeria’s South-south region.
2019: Akwa Ibom APC guber aspirant makes u-turn, accepts primaries result
Mr Udoedehe, a former senator, had earlier rejected the governorship primary won by Nsima Ekere.
CLO cautions against withdrawal of police from Akwa Ibom Assembly
The police on Friday vacated the assembly after initially barricading the road leading to the complex.
Amidst Assembly crisis, Akwa Ibom gets new police commissioner
Mr Kimo takes over from John Abang, whose transfer is linked to the crisis in the state House of Assembly.
Why Akwa Ibom Assembly can’t obey court order on sacked lawmaker – Governor’s aide
There has been tension in the oil-rich state because of the crisis in the state assembly.
Senate asks police to vacate Akwa Ibom Assembly building
The Senate says police should provide security but vacate the compound.
Court stays action on own order sacking lawmaker who defected from PDP to APC
Mr Ituen and four other lawmakers are locked in an epic battle with the speaker over their defection
Groups protest renewal of power distribution firm’s licence
The protesters say the distribution company has under-performed.
APC says it will no longer recognise Akwa Ibom Speaker
The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has been sealed by police officers.
Why I’m having political battle with Amaechi – Magnus Abe
Mr Abe accused Mr Amaechi of running a one-man show.
UPDATED: I haven’t received official information on my reported transfer – Akwa Ibom police commissioner
Both the PDP and the APC accuse the commissioner of taking side in the conflict.