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Senator Akpabio Was Not Invited To A’Ibom At 31 Celebrations- Media...

“Does it mean that when a former leader is in another party, he ceases to attend the celebration of his state's anniversary?’’ one of...

Njideka Akunyili’s Artwork Sells For N1.2b

A daughter of the late Dora Akunyili, the then Nigeria’s Information Minister, has sold one of her numerous artworks at N1.2 billion ($3.4 million). A...

Stop Heating Up The Polity, Abdulsalami Charges Politicians

Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, retd, has pleaded with politicians to stop heating up the polity, saying politics should not be a...

ECONOMY

A’Ibom Debt Profile Rises To N179b In 1st Half Of 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said the Akwa Ibom State’s debt profile rose to N179 billion at the end of the first half...

Bloodbaths in Benue Have Exposed Our Security Services, Says Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State says the bloodbaths in Benue, Taraba and other states in Nigeria targeted by the herdsmen terrorists have painfully...

EDUCATION

2 Nigerian Students Win 3rd Position In Junior Water Competition In...

Two Nigerian students have won third position at the just-concluded Stockholm Junior Water Prize Competition in Sweden. The students who represented Nigeria occupied the position...
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FOOD & RECIPES

Ibom Orange Festival on Display

The Ibom Orange Festival painted Uyo, Akwa Ibom capital red. The event held on September 16 at the prestigious Ibom Unity Park, Udo Udoma...

FITNESS

9 Ways to Exercise and Burn Calories on a Busy Schedule

In today’s world, it’s easy to get busy. Technology has certainly made our lives easier, but at the same time, that means we can...

Benefits of Walking at Least 30 Minutes Per Day

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REAL ESTATE

Mr. Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of NNPC

NNPC To Raise Funds From Capital Market For 7 oil Projects- Baru

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, would raise funds from the capital market to finance a minimum of seven new oil and gas projects in...
Housing Scheme

China To Invest $300m In Nigeria’s Housing Scheme

Chinese government says it will invest 300 million dollars in Nigeria’s mass housing scheme soon. Mr. Steven Kim, Director, One Belt and One Road, Financial...

Subsidise Housing For Low-Income Earners, Surveyors Urge Govts

Professional surveyors and estate valuers under the auspices of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers have urged governments at all levels to provide affordable...
His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Crown Prince Owns World’s Most Expensive Home worth $300m

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who is waging an anti-corruption probe and wealth accumulation at home, is the...

Rents: A Lesson from Dubai To Nigeria

When will the development in the housing sector of Dubai happen in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, in Lagos, the commercial capital of...

HEALTH

Dr. Aniekeme Uwah - Chairman Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Akwa Ibom State Branch

Doctors Decry Non-Payment of 14 Months’ Salary Arrears in A/Ibom

The non-payment of 14 months’ of salary arrears to medical doctors in the Akwa Ibom State Civil Service may draw the ire of members...

10 Foods That Help In Effective Study

To study is an important exercise to the young and the old. Yet, many who study do not have astonishing result because they do...

Alcohol Causes Seven Cancers, Crushes Fertility

The more alcohol you drink, the more likely you are to develop at least seven types of cancer, oncologists warned in a statement released Wednesday. Drinking–...

Stroke: Women Who Are At Risk

Stroke affects more women than men in the United States. In Africa and indeed in Nigeria, women are allergic to this deadly sickness. And...
Dr. Dominic Ukpong

Health-Care Delivery Service In A’Ibom Is Not Free- Says Nursing Mother

The much-drummed free health-care delivery service by Udom Emmanuel administration in Akwa Ibom State for children under five years and the elderly from 65...

TECHNOLOGY

Silas Adekunle

26-Year-Old Nigerian Becomes World Highest Paid Robotics Engineer

A 26-year-old Nigerian based in United Kingdom credited for building the world’s first gaming robot is the highest paid robotics engineer in the world. Silas...
Bode Agbola

Nigerian Breaks Record In UK Varsity, Bags Distinction In Computer Security, Forensics

A Nigerian ICT expert has broken academic records at the prestigious University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom, graduating with distinction in his Master’s degree programme. Bode...
Apple Store

Apple Becomes World’s 1st Private-Sector Company Worth $1 Trillion

Apple became the first private-sector company in history to be worth $1 trillion, after its share price reached an all-time high above $207 on...
President Muhammadu Buhari

A’Ibom Man Is DG/CEO, National Metallurgical Development Centre, Jos

An Akwa Ibom man is among the three Directors-General/Chief Executive Officers of the three agencies under the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development approved...
Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg Overtakes Buffet To Become World’s 3rd Richest Person

Facebook Inc. co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has overtaken Warren Buffett as the world’s third-richest person, further solidifying technology as the most robust creator of wealth. Zuckerberg,...

TRANSPORTATION

Akpabio, Emmanuel

Senator Akpabio Was Not Invited To A’Ibom At 31 Celebrations- Media Aide

“Does it mean that when a former leader is in another party, he ceases to attend the celebration of his state's anniversary?’’ one of...
Njideka Akunyili

Njideka Akunyili’s Artwork Sells For N1.2b

A daughter of the late Dora Akunyili, the then Nigeria’s Information Minister, has sold one of her numerous artworks at N1.2 billion ($3.4 million). A...
Etiebet, Ekere, Okori lifting Akpabio's hand

Akpabio Emerges APC Consensus Candidate for A’Ibom North West Senatorial District

Senator Godswill Akpabio has emerged an All Progressives Party, APC consensus candidate for Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District, Straightnews has confirmed. Inibehe Okori who...
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Saraki Leads PDP Presidential Primary Pack As PDP Screening Begins Monday

The screening of the 13 presidential aspirants under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) began Monday, September 24 at 10 a.m. at the...

2019: APC In A’Ibom Waxes Strong

As the 2019 race to the Hiltop Mansion of Akwa Ibom State becomes fierce, the All Progressives Congress (APC), the main opposition party in...
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