Following its ratification by the necessary three-quarters of U.S. states, the 14th Amendment, guaranteeing to African Americans citizenship and all its privileges, is officially adopted into the U.S. Constitution.
Two years after the Civil War, the Reconstruction Acts of 1867 divided the South into five military districts, where new state Read More
The chambers of Akwa Ibom State House Of Assembly was in turmoil October 30 when legislator went on rampage and armed police had to flush them out. “Policemen suddenly came and the next moment, you heard poah poah and they started firing tear gas inside the chambers “Emmanuel Read More
Accra-based Africa Development Magazine has bestowed its ‘Best Governor in Africa’ award on Governor of Akwa Ibom State – Chief Godswill Akpabio, for his development strides in the state.
Renowned Ghanaian Professor, Walter Alhassan while presenting the award to Akpabio in Accra, described the Governor as an icon of democracy Read More
The history of the formation and growth of the Ibibio State Union is an outstanding illustration of the doctrine of continuity in change and change in continuity.
In the old Calabar province, for the purpose of carrying into effect the new policy of using Efik, a dialect of the Ibibio Read More
Today’s Highlight in History:
On July 11, 1767, John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States, was born in Braintree, Massachusetts.
In 1798, the U.S. Marine Corps was formally re-established by a congressional act that also created the U.S. Marine Band.
In 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr mortally wounded former Treasury Read More
-Anietie Udobit, Abuja
The Ibibio nation, fourth largest socio-political ethnic group in Nigeria has endorsed governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state for second term. In a crowded ceremony held on Monday which almost coincided with governor’s birthday on Tuesday 11th July at the popular Asan Ibibio, the ethnic group says Read More
IGWEBUIKE TIMES Anietie Udobit followed the plot, execution and after execution of this interesting Coup.
Senator Bukola Saraki on Tuesday June 9, 2015 emerged the Senate President of the 8th National Assembly against the wishes of the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the party that presented him as candidate Read More
There has been much trouble since the swearing in of President Jonathan on May 29, 2011; a problem which was foreseen by so many prior to that date. Some politicians have live to regret the day Goodluck Jonathan had that Goodluck to become the president. The tension is high again, Read More
He lost his father at a tender age, and was adopted by his uncle, a trader who married his mother according to traditional mores and practice.
Chief Dr. Clement Isong, born on April 20, 1920 to Mr. and Mrs. Nathaniel Isonguyo of Ikot Osong now Ikot Udo Esang of Awa Read More
-Anietie Udobit, Vogue
IT'S often said that London’s menswear industry is a boy’s club – but reality paints a very different picture. As the worlds of menswear and womenswear grow ever closer, more and more women are striking out and putting their stamp on the category. As London Fashion Week Men’s Read More