The fact that medical doctors in the employ of Akwa Ibom government are the highest paid by any state in Nigeria is no doubt a major factor in the success story of healthcare delivery in the state. The global community has been challenged in the last few months. Around the world, medical personnel and facilities have been stretched beyond limits, owing to the new Coronavirus … Continue reading AKWA IBOM DOCTORS ARE BEST PAID IN NIGERIA – Medical Experts
Governor Udom Emmanuel has formally flagged off a farmers’ enumeration exercise in Akwa Ibom state with a charge on people to take agricultural activities as serious business. The State Chief Executive assured that with such cooperation, agriculture would become a major driver of the state’s economy thereby bringing to an end, the over-dependence on government for survival. The governor who spoke at his office in … Continue reading Akwa Ibom: GOVERNOR EMMANUEL FLAGS OFF FARMERS ENUMERATION, CHARGES FARMERS
The 21st Century leadership quotient is not measured by the number of academic degrees one has acquired in his life time, but by the percipience, sapience, acumen, sagacity and eggheadedness of a leader. Although, we cannot completely rule out the essentiality of academic intelligence in governance, but it is not a basis for good leadership. History is repletes with the failed leadership of some world … Continue reading Cleverness in Leadership: THE UDOM EMMANUEL METHODOLOGY – By Richard Peters
The Member representing Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency, Hon. Onofiok Luke has expressed complete dissatisfaction with President Muhammadu Buhari’s proposal for the replacement of the Acting Director General of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms Mary Uduk. A statement by Aniekan Udofia, Media Aide to Hon. Onofiok Luke, issued on 27/05/ 2020, disclosed that the former Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly Speaker, reasons … Continue reading REPLACEMENT OF MARY UDUK AS AG. DG SEC UNJUST, UNFAIR – Onofiok Luke
More condemnations trail Exxon Mobil’s recent donation of obsolete and rickety vehicles to the Akwa Ibom state government for use in combating the dreaded Cornavirus pandemic, the Senator representing Eket Senatorial district in the National Assembly, Akon Eyakenyi says the people of the Senatorial district would no longer tolerate further insult from the oil multinational. In a press statement signed by the lawmaker of the … Continue reading WE’VE HAD ENOUGH OF YOUR INSULTS, SENATOR EYAKENYI FLAYS EXXON-MOBIL
As part of measures to strengthen and beef-up its security apparatus and operation, the Akwa Ibom State Government has introduced Community Policing into the security network of the state. Governor Udom Emmanuel made this known recently, while inaugurating two committees viz: State Community Police Advisory Committee, SCPAC and State Community Police Committee, for the Community Policing apparatus at the Banquet hall, Government House, Uyo. The … Continue reading Security: AKWA IBOM GOVT INTRODUCES COMMUNITY POLICING IN SECURITY NETWORK
COVID-19 PANDEMIC: AKWA IBOM STATE GOVERNMENT SLASHES SALARIES OF POLITICAL APPOINTEES BY 20%. In response to the prevailing economic realities of dwindling revenues, caused by the crash in the price of crude oil in the global market, His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel, has painfully directed, the slashing of salaries of all political office holders by 20%. His Excellency the Governor was confronted with an urgent … Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic: AKWA IBOM GOVT SLASHES SALARIES OF POLITICAL APPOINTEES BY 20%.