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Ndoma Egba’s Mother for Burial, Tuesday, August 4

The mother of former Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba,  Madam Regina Achi Nentui, who died about one month ago at the age of 90, would be buried in Ikom on Tuesday, August...

Breastfeeding Stops COVID-19 Spread to Babies, NGO Tells Mothers

A Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Breakthrough ACTION-Nigeria, has allayed the fears that coronavirus could be transmitted from mothers to babies, saying the World Health Organisation (WHO) position on sustained breastfeeding should be...

Bishop Isong Lauds Cyclists for Reciprocating Ayade’s Anti -Tax Policy

The Chairman of Cross River state Anti-tax Agency, Bishop Emmah Gospel Isong, has lauded cyclists in the state for reciprocating the anti-tax policy of the Governor Ben Ayade’s administration by embarking on...

AKHA Speaker Commends Martha Emmanuel Over FEYReP

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has commended the Shelter of Hope programme floated by the wife of the governor, Dr  Martha Udom through her...

As Gov Emmanuel Intensifies Construction of Airport Int’l Building

This is the International terminal building of the Victor Attah Airport currently under construction by Governor Udom Emmanuel in Akwa Ibom state.  I visited this project some days ago but decided to keep...

Ndoma Egba Refutes Online Report Alleging Problems with Joe Agi

Former Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma, has refuted a reports published in an online news medium, Daily Post, alleging there were frictions between Barr Joe Agi and the former Senate leader.

Blackmail Against Me, Failed Distraction, SUBEB Boss Replies Critics

…Insists He was Acquitted, Damages Paid over Fraud Allegation, Dismissal The Chairman, Cross River State Universal Basic Education (CR-SUBEB), Dr Stephen Odey, has described as ‘cheap blackmail’ an allegation...

COVID-19: C’River NMA Withdraws Services, Refers Health Commissioner to Disciplinary Committee

The Cross River State branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has announced the total withdrawal of services from all private and public hospitals across the State over the handling of the...

UNICEF, EU-UN raise alarm over rising COVID-19, GBV cases in Nigeria

United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) Nigeria has raised concern over the growing rate of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Gender-Based Violence (GBV) cases in Nigeria.  UNICEF said this, Monday, in Enugu...

AKWA IBOM POST COVID-19 ECONOMIC RECONSTRUCTION: A POSTSCRIPT

By Etokowo Owoh Apart from debilitating institutional corruption that have been the bane of our society, public and private, one major challenge of macro-economic planning is the inability to...