Sunday, January 21, 2018
By Kufreabasi Essien This would have been a requiem, a dirge for the souls slaughtered on December 10, 2016, where they gathered to witness the consecration of Apostle Akan Weeks of Reigners Bible Church as Bishop. Up till now, the...
By UbongAbasi Ise “Everything we hear is an option, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth” – Marcus Aurelius   Looking at most of Nigeria’s top leaders since 1999, I can say with absolute certitude that...
  By KufreAbasi Edidem The dream of Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, right from his assumption of office, has been to industrialize Akwa Ibom State. Such a dream is not a bad dream, provided it is not allowed to...
By UbongAbasi Ise As far as World Cup qualifiers involving Nigeria are concerned, it won’t be easy for me to forget the AKBC’s Sports Arena edition of Wednesday 12th October 2005, anchored by late Billy Bassey Ekot, whose solemn, rhetorical...
  By UbongAbasi Ise “I am for those means which will give the greatest good to the greatest number” – Abraham Lincoln I must say, as far as this writing is concerned, that I belong to nobody and do not belong...
By Asuquo Edem Though events marking the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Akwa ibom State House of Assembly may have come and gone, the echoes are still reverberating and won’t fade in just a while. The Assembly, which was code...
By UbongAbasi Ise   “Stick to one thing and all will come; aim at everything and all will go” – Hindu Proverb   History is replete with accounts of leaders who redefined governance to address common yearnings of their people. These leaders establish...
By UbongAbasi Ise There has never been a time Akwa Ibom youths have themselves stuck in a quagmire situation as in this government dispensation run by Mr. Udom Emmanuel. They have never had this bad. Many youths today in the...
ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. UDOM EMMANUEL, GOVERNOR, AKWA IBOM STATE, ON THE OCCASION OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE 2018 BUDGET PROPOSALS TO THE AKWA IBOM STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24th, 2017. PROTOCOL Mr. Speaker and...
By Abasiofiok Inyang It is not their fault. They are victims of international court of Justice, ICJ, ruling in Bakassi Peninsula. The world's court had on octoebr 10, 2002, ruled on the protracted boundary dispute between Nigeria and Cameroon. The...