Let oil states have 100% revenue

Many delegates to the on-going National Conference were taken aback yesterday when His Royal Highness Lamido Adamawa Barkindo Aliyu Mustapha said that oil-bearing states should be allowed to receive 100 per cent revenue accruing from their resources. Mustapha also said that states that do not have oil should be allowed to receive 100 per cent…

Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom honouring Biafran Heroes and Heroines who paid the ultimate price that we may have our freedom

Gov. Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom State and wife, Unoma (2nd left); Lady Valerie Ebe, Deputy Governor Akwa Ibom State (1st left); Hon. Udo Kirian Akpan, Deputy Speaker Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly; Mr. Udom Gabriel Emmanuel, Secretary to the State Government and wife,Martha (1st right) at the Memorial Service in Honour of Biafrans…

Nigerian women dying to give life

NKECHI was full of life and in high spirits. She was nine months pregnant and was already feeling the contractions of labour at well-spaced intervals. She had no expectation of problems and was hopeful of a normal delivery. She woke very early on the D-Day, dressed up and packed her bags.  The hospital was over…