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Abom Ibom government renames international airport after Victor Attah

The Akwa Ibom Government has renamed Ibom International Airport after Obong Victor Attah, a former civilian governor who governed the state from 1999 to 2007.

Police rescues 83-year-old woman from kidnappers in Akwa Ibom

Police rescue 83-year-old woman froThe Akwa Ibom Command Police said it had rescued an 83-year-old woman, Mrs Comfort Joshua, from kidnappers’ den in Etim-Ekpo in Akwa Ibom.

Akwa Ibom government assures of improved facilities at NYSC orientation camp

Akwa Ibom Government has assured the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) of improved orientation camp with effect from next orientation course in July.

Akwa Ibom government wants refund of N140 billion spent on federal government roads

Akwa Ibom Government has urged the Federal Government to refund the state money it spent on the reconstruction of federal roads in the state.

Collapsed church building: Why Akwa Ibom govt is yet to pay outstanding N100m medical...

The Akwa Ibom Government is yet to pay the outstanding N100 million medical bills accumulated by patients who received treatment in private hospitals after a church building collapsed in Uyo on Dec. 10, 2017.

Akwa Ibom jailbreak: Prisons chief Jafaru Ahmed confirms 28 inmates still at large

The Controller General of Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) Mr Jafaru Ahmed, has disclosed that 28 inmates of Ikot Ekpene Prisons that escaped during jailbreak on Dec. 27, 2017 were still at large.

Akwa Ibom govt denies presenting over bloated budget for 2018

The Akwa Ibom Government says its 2018 budget is not “over bloated’’ as being speculated by Policy Alert, an NGO based in Uyo.

Fed govt disbursed N125m loan to micro businesses in Akwa Ibom – Osinbajo

The Federal Government has disbursed N125 million as loans to Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Akwa Ibom.

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Court stops Kogi government from unseating traditional ruler

A Kogi State High Court sitting in Lokoja, on Wednesday, granted an Order of Interim Injunction restraining the State Government from terminating the appointment of Chief James Akor as Aidokanya of Odari in Olamaboro Local Government.

Sadique Abubakar: Alex Badeh’s murder ‘totally unacceptable’

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has condemned the killing on Tuesday, of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh, saying the incident was “totally unacceptable”.

South Africa issues arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe

South African authorities have issued an arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe, wife of deposed Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, over the alleged assault of a South African model in August 2017.

Court dissolves pastor’s 14-year-old marriage

An Igando Customary Court in Lagos, on Wednesday dissolved the 14-year-old union between Pastor Peter Onuoha and his wife, Rose.

Polish sailors kidnapped off Nigeria’s coast freed

The Polish government has confirmed the release of the crew of a container ship, who were kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria in October.