Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has described the sudden dead of the Director General of Governor Udom Emmanuel’s two terms campaign organization and Chairman of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga rtd and the Akwa Ibom State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Udo Ekpenyong, as grave losses not just to Akwa Ibom State but the entire South-South region and the party which, he said, is Nigeria’s hope.
Foremost female disc jockey, thespian and girl-child advocate, DJ Ritzy (Precious Andrews) is set to dole out thousands of naira to empower brilliant female students drawn from secondary schools in Akwa Ibom State.
Gender Based Violence, especially rape, has gained attention in recent times. Could it be that the crime of rape, especially against women and girl children has suddenly taken an unimaginable proportion and dimensions in contemporary times? many have wondered.
The long-awaited Local Government election in Akwa Ibom took place on Saturday, October 31, 2020, across the 31 sub-divisions of the state. As expected, the election was peaceful, orderly, devoid of rancour and chaos characterized by the multiparty system.
Ahead the Saturday, October 31 Local Government election, the Akwa Ibom State Government has announced a restriction on movement from 7am to 6pm the same day.