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SSS releases Nigerian journalist Kufre Carter

A sports journalist in Akwa Ibom State, Kufre Carter, has been released from the custody of Nigeria’s secret police, SSS. Mr Carter’s lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, confirmed to PREMIUM TIMES, on Wednesday, that the journalist has been freed. “I can confirm to you that he has been released about an hour ago,” …

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#ExxonMobilInsultingPalliatives: Rep Member Frowns Over ExxonMobil’s Flagrant Exploitation in Akwa Ibom

Warns against laying off a Higher number of indigenous employees during this pandemic retrenchment. Edet Edet. The Member Representing Eket/ Esit Eket/ ONNA/Ibeno Federal Constituency in the House of representatives has expressed dissatisfaction over ExxonMobil’s approach to issues bothering the core oil-producing communities, nay the state at large. Ifon, while …

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Who are the ‘Boko Haram’ of Akwa Ibom State?

Akwa Ibom Youth and Udom Emmanuel

Why is the Akwa Ibom State government fighting blackmailers and false alarmists masquerading as bloggers and online publishers? Nseobong Okon-Ekong explains Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State is a peacemaker, mediator and problem solver. Even his most ardent critics dare not call him a brawler. Some of his supporters …

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