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How corruption, questionable contracts led to the collapse of Akwa Ibom state-owned company

IN September 2015, Akwa Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel announced the reactivation of Peacock Paints Limited, a public limited company in Akwa Ibom with N526 million. Few years after its reactivation, investigations indicate the company is caught up in a web of corruption allegedly carried out by the management in connivance with the Board of Directors.

Akwa Ibom govt spends N5.4 billion on maintenance of one aircraft for governor, family

AN investigation published by The ICIR has revealed how the Akwa Ibom State government spent N5.4 billion in 2019 on the maintenance of only...

SSS shuns court order, awaits governor’s directive to release detained journalist

INIBEHE Effiong, the lead counsel to detained Akwa-Ibom based Journalist, Kufre Carter, said the State Security  Services has disregarded a court order in service...
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COVID 19: Official cover-up, poor testing may spiral COVID-19 infections in Akwa Ibom (Part 1)

BY Yakubu AHMED and Ekemini SIMON THE Akwa Ibom State Government is not only covering up cases of COVID-19 infections but also blocking moves to...

INEC office in Akwa Ibom up in flames 24 hours to election day

THE office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) located at Ibesikpo Asuntan Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State has been engulfed by fire, barely 24 hours...

EFCC opens corruption case against Akwa Ibom’s only PDP senator

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed corruption charges against Bassey Albert, the only senator from Akwa Ibom State who is still...
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EFCC unfreezes Benue State accounts after mass criticisms

THE  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has lifted the freeze order it placed on the bank accounts belonging to the Benue State government. Chief...

He will soon become a ‘saint’: Nigerians react to Akpabio’s rumoured defection to APC

IF all the reports on social media, including those from presidential sources, are anything to go by, Godswill Akpabio, former Governor of Akwa Ibom...

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Buhari campaigns for Tinubu in Nasarawa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign in Nasarawa State to campaign for...

Zulum to revoke banks’ land over refusal to dispense new naira notes

BORNO State Governor Babagana Zulum has threatened to revoke the land of any bank that starves people in the...

Despite multi-million naira investment Zauro Polder irrigation project abandoned in Kebbi

When the federal government commenced the Zauro polder irrigation project in 2007, the hope of the farmers in the...

2023: Nigerians will vote for SDP – Adebayo

THE presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Adewole Adebayo, has said many Nigerians across the country would...

2023: My priorities if I emerge president – SDP candidate

THE presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Adewole Adebayo, has outlined security, education and eradication of poverty...
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Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

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AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

Number of APC presidential aspirants rises as Umahi tells Buhari he is in 2023 race

EBONYI STATE Governor David Umahi, on January 11, informed...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...
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