How to make EDIKANG IKONG(vegetable) SOUP

EDIKANG IKONG SOUP: The Nigerian edikang ikong soup‬ or simple vegetable soup is a native to the Efiks, people from Akwa Ibom and Cross River states of Nigeria. It is a general notion that the edikang ikong soup is very nutritious and this is very much so. Prepared with a generous quantity of pumpkin leaves and water leaves.. This Nigerian soup recipe is nourishing in every sense. INGREDIENTS: 1kg pumpkin leaves, 500g water leaves, 600g beef, kanda, shaki and dry fish, pepper, salt, ... Read More



‎In a world where the forbidden has become the norm, DARE TO BE DIFFERENT. In a town where people think that Feb. 14 is about getting drunk, engaging in sexual immorality, and frivolities, DARE TO BE DIFFERENT. In a place where morality has been thrown to the gutters and ethos cultivated over the years through proper upbringing totally disregarded, DARE TO BE DIFFERENT.  Be bold to tell people that you don't believe in what they believe in. Be bold to draw the line. Be bold to let them kno... Read More


Aniekan Umanah: A Testament of Excellence

It was Plato, the ancient Greek philosopher, who noted that “each man should be given his due in the society”. What Plato meant at that time was that, if man was given his rightful due in the society, justice, which is the corner stone of democratic culture and systems would eventually prevail. This aspect of the platonic philosophy find aptness and concise expression in Mr. Aniekan Umanah, the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Communications, who will today,Thursday Augus... Read More


Importance of a State Portal like Helloakwaibom!

The benefits of a well-designed modern State portals like Helloakwaibom are numerous. Among these are: Increased traffic for other sites in the State. There is a popular myth that a successful State portal is a "problem" because it may take traffic from other established sites in the State. Anecdotal reports suggest just the opposite. A good State portal, by its nature, drives more traffic to other sites in the State that the portal links to. So there is no reason for the managers of establi... Read More

Gov. Godswill Akpabio surrounded by thousands of school student, during the first anniversary event of the Free Education - Copy

Well Done Governor Akpabio

We designated you as the lamp of Annang (Utuenikang Annang) and Akwa Ibom state as a hold, you have come to fully confirmed that indeed you’re what we say you are, as you have finally planted permanent and incremental investment in Annang kingdom and Essien Udim LGA in particular by backing-up your educational effort in the state with a prodigious and influential pillar that will never be fragmented. You have laid down dividend of democracy that will forever serve the masses, even the unb... Read More

Menace Of Baby Merchants Syndicate In Akwa Ibom

Bernard Tolani Dada — Aug 31, 2014 | 1 Comment Children are a blessing from God, but in some parts of Nigeria today, children have become a form of commodity bought from the factory, and only those with good money can purchase them. Akwa Ibom is in the spotlight of being a destination for busting illegal baby racketing in recent times. Bernard Tolani Dada, Uyo, writes The obnoxious racketing of babies which has now assumed a frightening proportion in the country has finally arrived in... Read More