The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, on Friday appealed to the federal government to support the construction of a natural deep seaport in the state. The governor said the Ibom Deep Seaport Project (IDSP) which is to be constructed on a 14,400-hectare site will contribute immensely to the economy of the state and the nation.
The Kaduna State Government says it has disbursed about 85 per cent of the 21.5 million dollars World Bank grant to boost access to quality basic education in the state.
Governors of the 36 states of the Federation met with officials of the AFDB in Abuja, where they discussed modalities of taking over 50 million people out of poverty in Nigeria, through investment in Agriculture on the continent.
As Gov Udom’s industrialization drive continues. Today, Thursday, August 8, Kings Flour – a high-quality export product made in Akwa Ibom State -will roll off the warehouse of the brand new Kings Flour mill into market shelves around the State and beyond.
The new Yenagoa City project was, yesterday, launched by Governor Seriake Dickson with the presentation of land to former presidents and heads of state that had served the country, including former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd).
Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde has approved a bursary of N500,000 for indigenes of the state at the Nigerian Law School.