IKONO WORLDWIDE HOSTS 2019 STUDENT’S WEEK

IKONO WORLDWIDE HOSTS 2019 STUDENT’S WEEK It was celebration galore of some sorts during a-one week demonstration of love and unity for all students from Ikono Local Government Area, as the Chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, Hon. Itoro Columba graced the occasion today, held at Aka Ekpeme field. The event which began on Monday, 10th June, is an annual remainder that keeps young minds informed on the need to be one. In a bid to broker peace amongst them, the occasion draws students across different tertiary institutions of high…

IKONO CHAIR CONDOLES WITH OLIVER UDOH’S FAMILY

IKONO CHAIR CONDOLES WITH OLIVER UDOH’S FAMILY It was a solemn moment with grief in the hearts of sympathizers witnessing the departure unto eternal glory of a party chieftain, when the Executive Chairman of Ikono, Akparawa Itoro Columba, led members of his cabinet and legislature, to sympathise with the family of Late Hon. Oliver Nyong Udoh. The condolence visit which held today at his residence, Atan Ikot Abia Idem in Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area, witnessed political stalwarts and friends who turned out in numbers, to bid farewell to an…

OH, JUST THAT GOLDEN HANDSHAKE WITH ITORO COLUMBA!

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OH, JUST THAT GOLDEN HANDSHAKE WITH ITORO COLUMBA! When the good people of Ntippe Ibibio elected our thoroughbred media entrepreneur and highly celebrated talkshow host, Mr. Itoro Columba as Chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, little did they know, that they were bringing forth a political superstar and a focused gentleman who would change political narratives of the area, raise economic fortune of his people, reawaken sounder mental reasoning of a common man in the street and re-define the scientific- culture of governance at the grassroot. By the time his…

MY GOODWILL MESSAGE ON THE 2019 CHILDREN’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

MY GOODWILL MESSAGE ON THE 2019 CHILDREN’S DAY CELEBRATIONS On this auspicious 2019 Children’s Day celebrations, on behalf of the good people of Ikono Local Government Area, I join Akwa Ibom State Governor, His Excellency, Deacon Udom Emmanuel, to felicitate with all A’Ibom Children at home and in diaspora, on this unique Anniversary. Let me take this opportunity to reassure our Children and Youths, that by the mandate of grace freely given to us, my administration is fully committed to fulfilling our promises of rebranding, reviving and rebuilding a better…

IKONO HOLDS CHILDREN’S DAY THANKSGIVING SERVICE

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IKONO HOLDS CHILDREN’S DAY THANKSGIVING SERVICE ….as Itoro Columba extols Nigeria ….charges Parents for children upbringing By: Mberekkeobong Essien As it is customary to identify and adore the true essence of God’s mercies upon our children, as practiced in all Local Government Areas across Nigeria, the Executive Chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, Akparawa (Hon) Itoro Columba, led members of his cabinet and Legislative Council, in commemoration of the Children’s Day celebrations today. The commomeration event which held at the Living Faith Church, AKA Winners’ Chapel, beside Obo Market, Oduk…

AWARD-WINNING CHAIRMAN DELIVERS TWO 300KVA TRANSFORMERS IN IKONO

AWARD-WINNING CHAIRMAN DELIVERS TWO 300KVA TRANSFORMERS IN IKONO By: Mberekkeobong Essien As what is described by many as transformational leadership experienced in other communities, the advent of Itoro Columba Administration in Ikono Local Government Area has equally brought alot of developmental strides and people-centered projects in the land. The vision aimed at ameliorating the sufferings of his people at the grassroot, by extension making life more meaningful has become pivot in this administration. Today, in pursuance of State Government policy on steady power supply in many communities in the state,…

ITORO COLUMBA RECEIVES IKONO ALL-STARS TEAM

ITORO COLUMBA RECEIVES IKONO ALL-STARS TEAM ….charges the team for Unity By Mberekkeobong Essien As the stride to nurture and showcase many talents for future use thickens in the land, members of Akwa Ibom State All-Stars International Football Club, Ikono chapter, paid a courtesy call on the Sports’ friendly Charman of Ikono Local Government Council, Akparawa Itoro Columba, today in his office at the council Secretariat, Ibiaku Ntok Okpo. The football club led by the captain, Mr. Godwin Etim Akpan, also had in attendance the President, Hon. Akpa Atang, management…

IKONO COUNCIL CHAIR FELICITATES WORKERS

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IKONO COUNCIL CHAIR FELICITATES WORKERS By: Mberekkeobong Essien On this auspicious occasion of workers’ Day celebrations, on behalf of the good people of Ikono Local Government Area, I am humbled to join the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency, Deacon Udom Emmanuel, to felicitate with all workers in Ikono LG and other Local Government Areas in the State, on their special day celebrations. Let me particularly commend you for dedication, loyalty and high-spirit of service delivery as experienced in your different departments at the council. It is on record, that…

IKONO COUNCIL BOSS PLAYS HOST TO MKPAT ENIN COUNTERPART

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IKONO COUNCIL BOSS PLAYS HOST TO MKPAT ENIN COUNTERPART ….champions a new course for unity By: Mberekkeobong ESSIEN It was a titanic love-visit of some sorts for LG chairmen described as best of friends, when the Chairman of Ikono Local Government council, Hon. Itoro Columba alongside supervisors and Aides, played host to Hon. Ekanem Brown, who led Mkpat Enin LG entourage for the redemption of pledge made during the just concluded novelty football match. The historic visit which was held yesterday in Ikot Obiom, ward eleven at chairman’s Farm-house, Ikono…

IKONO CELEBRATES PDP VICTORY AT THE POLLS

IKONO CELEBRATES PDP VICTORY AT THE POLLS …. resolves to swim and float with the governor By: Mberekkeobong Essien It was a momentous occasion organized by the movers and shakers of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to celebrate the electorate in Ikono LGA for voting the Umbrella Party, in the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections. The party was also to celebrate the PDP for winning all the three Senatorial and ten Federal House of Representatives seats in the state. Speaking at the parley which took place at the…