Akwa ibom

March 26, 2021

Land and Boundary disputes in Akwa Ibom State – March 21-27, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights communal conflict in the Niger Delta with a focus on clashes over land and boundary disputes in Akwa […]
May 15, 2020

Akwa Ibom to inaugurate COVID-19 Task Force in 31 LGAs | Niger Delta COVID-19 Update

  Akwa Ibom Government has concluded arrangements to inaugurate COVID-19 Emergency Response Task Force in all the 31 Local Government Areas of the state. The Commissioner […]
April 30, 2020

Akwa Ibom confirms 12 cases, revises 2020 budget | Niger Delta COVID-19 Update

  Chairman of Akwa Ibom State COVID-19 Committee and Secretary to State Government (SSG), Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem, has said the state has been making significant strides […]
October 9, 2019

Akwa Ibom to Increase Investment in Agriculture

  The Akwa Ibom state government is set to increase its investments in the agricultural sector. This was disclosed by the state governor, Udom Emmanuel, who […]
October 2, 2019

PIND is Tackling Instability and Conflict Through Youth Employment Trainings

  To address the growing rate of youth unemployment and under-employment in the Niger Delta, the Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND), will […]
September 3, 2019

VP to Commission New Akwa Ibom Power Plant

  As part of activities marking the 32nd anniversary of Akwa Ibom  State the vice president,  Yemi Oshinbajo,  is to commission a new 2x60kva Power Plant […]
August 14, 2019

10 Akwa Ibom Communities to receive N100 million

  The lives of people of 10 rural communities in Akwa Ibom State are to experience positive change following the N100 million-assistance from the World Bank. […]
January 17, 2019

Akwa Ibom to house Nigeria’s first ocean terminal

Plans to float the first ever ocean terminal in the country are in the offing, with expectations that the facility would help investors in the shipping of oil and gas vessels
January 10, 2019

Akwa Ibom begins construction of 60 modular classrooms

  The Akwa Ibom State government says it has begun the construction of sixty modular classroom blocks across the 10 federal constituencies in the state. Ten […]
January 8, 2019

Cameroonian refugees praise Akwa Ibom churches, residents

  Cameroonians currently taking refuge in Akwa Ibom State after fleeing from the lingering crisis in their country, have expressed appreciation to Akwa Ibom people, particularly […]
November 7, 2018

USAID distributes 3.3 million insecticide-treated bed nets in Akwa Ibom

  The U.S. government, through the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), has donated 3.3 million bed nets for distribution in Akwa Ibom. The U.S Embassy said this […]
November 7, 2018

Why IOCs will relocate to Akwa Ibom

  Akwa Ibom state government has explained that the decision to embark on a 21-story tower building project was to ensure that multinational and International Oil […]