Tag: Uyo

Police Neutralizes Pirates in Uyo

AMT Tanimu- March 7, 2021

Following credible intelligence reports, The Akwa Ibom Police command successfully counter sea Pirates operation along Iwukpom/Opolum water channel, Ibeno. The counter efforts, the police statement ... Read More

DPR Seals NNPC Filling Station in Uyo

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2019

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, has sealed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) filling station in Uyo for discharging petroleum products ... Read More

AFCON 2021: Super Eagles Edged Squirrels of Benin in Qualifier

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Wednesday defeated the Squirrels of Benin Republic 2-1 in the opening Group L match of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) ... Read More

Dana Air opens more outlet in Abuja, Uyo

admin- May 31, 2019

Nigerian carrier, Dana Air, says it has opened more sales and ticketing outlets in Abuja and Uyo, to provide more convenient booking options for its ... Read More

Amrouche Quits Position as Libya Coach Ahead of AFCON Qualifier

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2018

Libya coach Adel Amrouche has resigned just days before his side face Nigeria in an African Nations Cup qualifier. The match is billed for Uyo, ... Read More

Atletico Madrid Coach, Diego Simeone Rates Super Eagles Team B High

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2018

Atletico Madrid of Spain Manager, Diego Simeone, has described the international friendly between his team and Nigeria’s  Super Eagles in Uyo as a tough tie. ... Read More

Iwobi Confident Super Eagles Will Perform At World Cup

Abdul Jimoh- May 22, 2018

Super Eagles and Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi. As the Super Eagles take on Europa League champions, Atletico Madrid, in a friendly, the team’s forward, Alex ... Read More

Adepoju Lauds Organisers of Atletico Madrid, Super Eagles Star Match

Henry Solomon- May 11, 2018

Nigeria’s ex-international, Mutiu Adepoju, on Friday, lauded MultiChoice Nig. Ltd., owners of GOtv satellite network provider for organising a friendly match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles ... Read More

NiMet Warns Air Travelers, Road Users, Others About Effects Of Harmattan

Abdul Jimoh- December 27, 2017

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has advised air travelers, road users and the public to exercise caution in their operations to avoid negative effect of ... Read More

Akwa Ibom Governor Redeems Pledge To Super Eagles, Promises More

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2017

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom who pledged $10,000 per goal for the 2018 World Cup qualifying matches against Cameroon on Wednesday redeemed his pledge. The ... Read More

#NGACMR Nigeria 4-0 Cameroon: #SuperEagles Subdued The Indomitable Lions

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

With just a win in one more game, Nigeria Super Eagles are set to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Nigeria subdued the ... Read More

Cameroonian Coach Boasts: Indomitable Lions More Experienced Than Super Eagles

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2017

The Cameroonian coach, Hugo Broos, say the Indomitable Lions, having played at the Confederation Cup in Russia, is more experienced than the Super Eagles of ... Read More

Super Eagles In Camp: Plotting The Downfall Of Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions

Henry Solomon- August 29, 2017

Super Eagles of Nigeria, the current table –toppers of Group B of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying race are confident of overhauling Cameroon’s Indomitable ... Read More

Russia 2018: Rohr Names Team To Battle Cameroon Out Of Quest

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2017

Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr has named his invited team to battle Cameroon in two header qualifier for the FIFA 2018 World Cup in ... Read More

Qualitative Education Will Reduce Hunger, Unemployment – UNIUYO VC

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 26, 2017

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Uyo, Prof. Enefiok Essien, has called for skill-based courses that would promote entrepreneurial skills in the nation’s tertiary institutions. Essien made ... Read More

December 14, 2016 News Summary 13th December 2016: President Buhari Intervenes In Gambia Political Impasse, and more

admin- December 14, 2016

President Buhari Intervenes In Gambia Political Impasse High-level talks are now ongoing in Banjul the capital of Gambia towards finding lasting solutions to the political ... Read More

Church building Collapses In Uyo

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2016

Rescue workers are battling to evacuate victims in a church building which collapsed in Uyo on Saturday while service was in session. Some senior government ... Read More

Daniel Akpeyi In, Carl Ikeme Out Following Injury From The WCQ

admin- November 3, 2016

Following injury of Carl Ikeme, Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has now invited South Africa-based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi to camp for next week’s 2018 ... Read More

Minister Hails NAFEST 2016 For Strengthening National Unity

admin- October 11, 2016

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture says NAFEST 2016 a success. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the ... Read More

Child Abandoned For Witchcraft Finds Amazing New Life

AMT Tanimu- April 3, 2016

A 2 year old boy was abandoned by his family, who accused him of being a witch in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, southeast Nigeria. Hope ... Read More