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All is now set for the disbursements of founds to 1,950 beneficiaries in the first tranche of Akwa Ibom Covid-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (AK-CARES) programme under the social transfer 1.1 delivery platform. The head social transfer unit of the programme, Deaconess Christiana Akpan who disclosed this Friday 28, October 2022 in Uyo said plans have been concluded for the flag off of disbursements of the N20,000 bi-monthly payment to the beneficiaries next week . Akpan who lauded Governor Udom Emmanuel for his compassionate disposition towards the poor and vulnerable person in the state , said the beneficiaries were…

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By Benjamin Jimmy Following the collapsed 4-storey building at Iman Street, Uyo on Saturday, the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has directed Commissioner for Works and Fire Service, Prof. Eno Ibanga to conduct inquest into the cause of the incident. A release signed by Commissioner for Information and Strategy Mr. Ini Ememobong indicated that the Governor sympathizes with the families of the victims and directed the Commissioner for Health to take over the management of the survivors. “Following the unfortunate incident of the collapse of a four storey building on Iman street off Aka Road in Uyo, our…

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Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) Akwa Ibom State chapter has elected a four man executive to run the group’s affairs. The election which took place on Monday, September 5 in Uyo, was conducted under the supervision of the representative of the Zonal Coordinator, South-South, and Zonal Secretary, Barr. Agatha Osieke. After the election, Ambassador Peace Edem emerged State Coordinator; Emem Inyang, Deputy State coordinator (Akwa Ibom State South Senatorial District); Edidiong Enang, Deputy State Coordinator (Akwa Ibom State North West Senatorial District) and Felicia Robert, was also elected Deputy State Coordinator (Akwa Ibom North East Senatorial District). Earlier in her speech,…

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The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Umo Eno, who is standing trial for alleged certificate forgery, on Tuesday 13th September, finally bowed to pressure by tendering what he claimed to be the original of his WAEC certificates. This was sequel to a demand to produce his certificate by the court and continuous pressure from the masses. Umo Eno’s 1981 and 1983 WAEC certificates have been subjects of litigation in an alleged forgery case filed against him by Mr. Akan Okon at the Federal High Court in Uyo. The certificates which were tendered…

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