One year of Speaker Abass Tajudeen’s leadership of inclusivity, disarming candour

Speaker Tajudeen has remained steadfast, weathering the storm of public skepticism and criticism leveled against him…

Akpabio’s National Assembly: One year after

But truth be told, NASS under Akpabio, has in its actions and utterances, shown to be…

TRIBUTE: Fare thee well, Sola Lawal

Sola was brilliant and courageous and exceptionally unique in his style. His script was him. He…

What Akwa Ibom taught me in 24 hours

We arrived at the magnificent church built by former Governor Udom Emmanuel, who was also present.…

Oborevwori: Navigating the path less traveled 

By Felix Ofou “No one has learned the meaning of life until he has surrendered his…

Umo Eno: Taking rural development to dizzying heights

An epitome of prudent management of resources, Governor Eno is one of very few governors in…

OPINION: Taking rural development to dizzying heights

An epitome of prudent management of resources, Governor Eno is one of very few Governors in…

OPINION – Education in Akwa Ibom: The hardworking prefect’s touch

For Governor Eno, fighting educational inequality is very critical.” By Victor Umanah Governor Umo Eno of…

The absurd 100 orphans mass wedding, spiritual war against bandits and N90B Hajj subsidy

By Adesuwa Tsan Just when you think you have seen it all, Nigeria throws a new…

OPINION: Emerging facts on the missing Abia Airport

What is mind boggling is the impunity, audacity and brazenness with which these atrocious acts were…

Cultural similarities between Akwa-Ibomites and Ndigbo

Most Igbo masquerades and other traditional paraphernalia are sourced from Ikot-Ekpene, the centre of raffia and…

Lagos-Calabar Highway: Umahi’s dangerous dimensions

For Umahi, the race for 2027 and beyond has commenced. By Emeka Alex Duru It is…

Tinubu is taking us back to the Stone Age

Instead of devising how to ameliorate these sufferings, the government is plotting further sufferings for the…

DSTV of the killer price hikes

It was not the sweetest of news to Nigerian ears when DSTV began to make more…

Decreasing quality of food and beverage products in Nigeria

if you live in a country where government regulatory agencies use high revenue generation as evidence…

TRIBUTE – 7 + 1 lessons learnt from the great Guru Adenuga at 71

By Uche Nworah, Ph.D The story of my marketing communications career will not be complete without…

Yahaya Bello and a complicit judiciary

It was the day after Yahaya Bello’s chosen successor and blood relative, Usman Ododo, chose to…

The need for additional state in South East

Ohanaeze has in the current dispensation, tabled the demand before President Bola Tinubu, asking him and…

Opinion: The missing Abia Airport

By Emeka Nwosu, PhD. Nothing could be more scandalous and horrifying than the disclosure by Governor…

Will Yahaya Bello become APC’s sacrificial lamb?

We have witnessed cases during Buhari-led government where corruption suspects from opposition parties get cover after…

A new deal and a new dawn in Abia under Otti

 These laudable actions of the Labour Party-controlled Government have helped to engender a growing climate of…

South-East Development Commission: Unlocking latent fortunes, fostering inclusion 

By Jerry Wohu In a nation as diverse as Nigeria, fostering unity and ensuring equitable development…

A desperate plea to protect our children

I cannot but think of my two preteen boys who have been lavished with so much…

In memory of our fallen heroes

What is not clear in all the instances, is whether the culprits were among those killed…

From the classroom to the real world: My internship experience

Writing and editing scripts were quite challenging as my boss would always ask me to write,…

That mischievous comparison of Yemi Cardoso & Mele Kyari

How these have suddenly become problems created by Kyari and NNPCL, will surely rank as the…

OPINION: As in Odi, as in Zaki Biam, Nigeria bleeds in Okuoma

It is only by dispensing justice to all, that the souls of the departed can rest…

Scrapping of life pension for governors in Abia State and matters arising

The past Governors who are to be affected by the repeal law are Senator Orji Kalu,…

BBSS Okundi 2024 Home-Coming event: A return of alumni to the roots

When it became pertinent to bring post-primary education nearer to the teeming girl-child population in the…

APC vs PDP: When a woman marries a second husband

What makes the APC case worse is that while the PDP did not pretend to be…