Solutions To Post CoronaVirus Economic Challenges

This post is all about solutions to the post corona virus economic challenges. It is not a long post but straight to the point. The world economy has suffered seriously due to the havoc meted on it by the novel corona virus, not even the strongest of the economy is spared. Coming out of this economic melt down will be hard and difficult because those countries that often come to the rescue are now facing similar challenges. The only thing that is immuned to this situation is those business that…

149 VILLAGES IN IKONO TAKE DELIVERY OF STATE GOVERNMENT PALLIATIVES

149 VILLAGES IN IKONO TAKE DELIVERY OF STATE GOVERNMENT PALLIATIVES …As Council Boss Charges Community Leaders On Transparency In Sharing. In line with the State Government measures to cushion the effects of the lockdown occasioned by the Corona Virus Pandemic, the Chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, Hon Itoro Columba, has led other members of the Local Government Palliatives Disbursement Committee to distribute edible items to the 149 villages in Ikono. Making the presentation of the consumables to Village Heads, Village Youth Presidents, Village Chairmen and Village Women Leaders from…

Itoro Columba warns cattle rearers on abysmal destruction of farm produce in Ikono

Itoro Columba warns cattle rearers on abysmal destruction of farm produce in Ikono ….as Ikono women protest against invasion by herdsmen As part of palliative measures toward securing our farmlands against destruction and protecting of lives and properties from further havoc in the cradle city, Ikono council helmsman, Akparawa Itoro Columba, today issued strict warning to all cattle herders situating in Nung Ukim Ikot Etefia, to desist from causing mayhem against the farmers of Ntippe Ibibio and their farm produce. The locals have been protesting against the invasion of their…

Mrs Ekaette Columba attends seventh college combined convocation for graduands

Mrs Ekaette Columba attends seventh college combined convocation for graduands ….felicitates with Comr Mike Joe, ors The wife of the chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, Mrs Ekaette Columba, was among the dignitaries who joined Akwa Ibom State Governor, His Excellency, Deacon Udom Emmanuel, today at the 7th convocation ceremony of Akwa Ibom State College Of Education, Afaha Nsit in Nsit Ibom Local Government Area. The ceremony which held at the college sports ground, marked another batch of Awards’ conferment on indigent A’Ibom sons and daughters whose meaningful contributions to…

Breaking News: SECURITY, PEACE AND ECONOMIC SUMMIT WINDS DOWN IN IKONO

SECURITY, PEACE AND ECONOMIC SUMMIT WINDS DOWN IN IKONO ….as Itoro Columba presents certificates of participation By Mberekkeobong Essien In a classic style to bring the much-needed seminar to an end today, enthusiasm of the beneficiaries never waned, as community leaders from all the One Hundred and Forty Nine villages in Ikono, turned out enmasse to receive their Certificates of Participation. The seminar which held on the theme, “Peace and Economic Development”, began on Thursday, 20th June, spanned through Wednesday, 26th June, 2019 with constellation of Ikono Traditional Rulers Council…

CHINESE BAMBOO TREE SUCCESS LESSON.

Chinese Bamboo Trees

CHINESE BAMBOO TREE SUCCESS LESSON. The bamboo tree success lesson is a classic representation of what is expected from anyone desirous of becoming successful in life. The story of the Chinese bamboo tree depicts patience and persistent actions put to work in many spheres of human endeavour.  Success means achieving a result in whatever one is doing. Success is relative. One can be successful in business but not in family life or relationship. It is also possible to achieve reasonable success in all aspect of life if one is open…

IKONO LG FLOATS SECURITY AND ECONOMIC SUMMIT FOR VILLAGE HEADS

IKONO LG FLOATS SECURITY AND ECONOMIC SUMMIT FOR VILLAGE HEADS ….Itoro Columba charges Youth Presidents on Peace By Mberekkeobong Essien As part of Ikono Local Government Council’s vision towards ensuring existence of peace and security on lives and properties in all the one Hundred and Forty Nine villages, the Chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, Hon. Itoro Columba, organised A-2 Day seminar for all Village heads, Youth Presidents, Traditional Rulers Council, and other Community Leaders in Ikono. The security training under the theme, “Peace and Economic Development Summit” began today,…

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,…

IBOM AIR UNVEILED.

Ibom Air Unveiled.   The government of Akwa Ibom State under the leadership of Governor Udom Emmanuel unveiled the first commercial aircraft own by any state government in Nigeria on 20th February, 2019, named Ibom Air.  Two aircraft branded by the name was on ground for the ceremony. In the attendant was the former governor of the state Arch. Obong Victor Attah, nick named Apostle of Resource Control. Fmr Governor Attah was the initiator of the project. Recently, the present government of the state named the Akwa Ibom International Airport…

INEC POSTPONED 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS

INEC POSTPONED 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the postponement of the 2019 General Elections. The election was scheduled to take place on 16th February 2019 for Presidential election and National Assembly while Gubernatorial and State House of Assembly Elections was fixed on 2nd March, 2019. In the early morning of Saturday 2nd 2019, less than 5 hours to the voting time, INEC chairman Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu announced the postponement of the election after meeting with INEC commissioners. It could be recalled that the electoral…