Monthly Archives: October 2017

Akwa Ibom, World Bank train 800

The Akwa Ibom State government, in collaboration with the World Bank, has trained over 800 persons to implement community-based projects in 40 communities. The partnership, at the end of a two-day training session at the weekend, disbursed over N50million as first tranche payment for the execution of three projects each by the trained stakeholders of…
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Udom Emmanuel’s New Drive to Reshape Akwa Ibom

Since the return of Nigeria to civil rule in 1999, the successive administration in Akwa Ibom State, had worked to improve the level of infrastructure in the hydro-carbon rich state to attract private sector investment. While much has been done in area of physical infrastructural development, the state is still a far cry from hitting…
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The government of Akwa Ibom has just signed a landmark 20 Mwz Hydro Renewable Hydro Kinetic Energy Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will position the state as the first in Africa to adopt such innovative power system. The state has already reached a mark of 18 hour stable power supply daily but in its quest…
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