Tuesday, October 22, 2019

SAVING EDIDIONG NSIMA’S LIFE: NSIMA EKERE TO THE RESCUE

  SAVING EDIDIONG NSIMA’S LIFE: NSIMA EKERE TO THE RESCUE By Franklyn ISONG About this time yesterday, October 7, 2019, I wrote a piece on Ms Itoro Lawrence, a broadcaster with the Akwa Ibom...

Nigeria @ 59: A Nation Suffering From Kwashiorkor

Nigeria @ 59: A Nation Suffering From Kwashiorkor By Franklyn Isong October 1, 1960 Nigeria got her independence from the British colonial master. Yesterday, October 1, 2019, Nigerians came out to celebrate the...

SPOTTING OUT JOHN JAMES AKPANUDOEDEHE!

  SPOTTING OUT JOHN JAMES AKPANUDOEDEHE! By Franklyn ISONG Akpanudoedehe, John James, Ph.D., was born on November 9, 1963. He got his First School Leaving Certificate from Jubilee School, Aka Offot, Uyo, in 1974....

AKWA IBOM @ 32: A STATE DESTROYED BY HER LEADERS

  AKWA IBOM @ 32: A STATE DESTROYED BY HER LEADERS By Franklyn ISONG Exactly today, 32 years ago, September 23, 1987, Akwa Ibom State was created out from Cross River State. Today, as the...

AKWA IBOM @ 32: UDOM’S BROADCAST SPEECH

  BEING THE TEXT OF THE BROADCAST SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. UDOM EMMANUEL, GOVERNOR, AKWA IBOM STATE ON THE OCCASION OF THE 32ND ANNIVERSARY OF THE STATE, SEPTEMBER 23, 2019 My dear Akwaibomites My wife, Her...

SPOTTING OUT UDOM INOYO!

  SPOTTING OUT UDOM INOYO! By Franklyn Isong Udom Uko Inoyo holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science (1981) and Law (1987) both from the University of Calabar. He was called to the Nigerian...

The Rights Of Minorities Within Minorities In Akwa Ibom

  The Rights Of Minorities Within Minorities In Akwa Ibom As a minority rights activist, I have held over the years and, I am still not satisfied with all the current high political...

RUGA: My Treaty To Senator Ita Enang

  RUGA: My Treaty To Senator Ita Enang By Franklyn ISONG I would say, my weekend was, however, spiced up with another interesting twist in the unending discourse generated by the now suspended Rural...

Spotlight on Gov Emmanuel’s Response to Emergency Situation

  Spotlight on Gov Emmanuel's Response to Emergency Situation By Franklyn Isong   As an advocate of good governance and responsive government, I elect this Sunday, to bring to focus, the swift responses made so...

7th ASSEMBLY: A DEPARTURE FROM THE STATUS QUO!

  7th ASSEMBLY: A DEPARTURE FROM THE STATUS QUO! By Franklyn ISONG In the past two months of its existence, I have keenly observed the activities of the 7th Akwa Ibom House of Assembly....