Amid numerous precautionary measures canvassed to contain the dreaded corona virus, the Honourable Commissioner for Environment and Petroleum Resources in Akwa Ibom State, Dr. (Barr.) Ekong Sampson, has called on the people of the state to pay serious attention to personal hygiene and environmental cleanliness, even as the state government is set to clamp down on illegal felling of trees in city centres.
“Your Excellency, why are you embarking on the building of a permanent structure as isolation centre as against using available empty space in the state or building a large tent as other states are doing. I am saying this because time is not on our side plus the cost, as we are in a crisis situation, why not put up a temporary thing”?Read More ISOLATION CENTRE: A FIGHT AGAINST FUTURE MEDICAL EMERGENCIES
Our Magazine had a very elaborate interview with one of the finest economists in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. In this interview, Prof. Chris Ekong of University of Uyo, provides deep insight to a lot of issues ranging from the economic impact of COVID-19 on Nigerians on matters concerning the economy and development in the Niger Delta region. Excepts:Read More World Economy Is Already In Recession Because Of COVID-19
It is a well established fact that the Niger Delta Region, aside from being the chief producer of the Nigerian nation’s enduring wealth that the…Read More 50 ICONS OF THE NIGER DELTA
Comrade Amos Etuk is one journalist known in Akwa Ibom State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists for his humble and unassuming disposition. An ex-Chairman of the Consolidated Chapel of NUJ, and the immediate past State Secretary of the union, Comrade Etuk was on hand recently for a rewarding session of interview with the Creek News Magazine crew where he spoke passionately on his fresh emergence as the State Chairman of the NUJ, his plans and vision for the union and her members in the state and the Niger Delta region at large. Excerpts:Read More My Leadership Will Leave Visible Landmark in AKS NUJ – Amos Etuk
Ahead of the November 3, 2019 governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State, the state governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson and the former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Chief Timi Alaibe, have continued to accuse each camp of blackmail and betraying the party at various times.Read More Dickson, Alaibe Trade Words Over Blackmail Allegation
Healthcare delivery plays a critical role in the development of any economy and indeed the society at large. The World Economic Forum had in 2017 ranked health and primary education on the fourth pair of global competitiveness critical to the advancement of nations’ economies.Read More Tackling the Mirage of Healthcare Delivery in A’Ibom
The major inspiration behind the choice of the name CREEK news stems from the experience that was gathered from the political campaign trail of Rt.…Read More A Campaign in the Creek: Uduyok Represents Hope