Akwa Ibom Isongo!
Countdown to the 2nd National Council Meeting
(Boston, Massachussetts - 3/31/17)
E me di o!
AKISAN National Council Meeting Notice
(Posted: February 22, 2017)
Dates: March 31, 2017 - April 2, 2017
Venue: Holiday Inn Boston-Dedham Htl & Conf Ctr, 55 Ariadne Road, Dedham, MA 02026 (Map)
Reservation Phone Number: 1-781-407-1644
Online Reservations: Book here
Hotel Reservation Code: AON
Hotel Reservation Cutoff Date: Friday, March 10, 2017
Hotel Rates: $115.00 (Single/Double) Preferred Arrival/Departure Airport: Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)
For more information, contact the PRO, Mr. Aniekeme Udofia (+1-703-587-9827) and/or visit the council meeting's official page...
130-year-old Harvard Law Review elects Akwa Ibomite as 1st Black Woman President
(Posted: February 2, 2017)
An Akwa Ibomite, ImeIme Umana, has made history as the first black woman president of the Harvard Law Review, a prestigious legal journal in the United States.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama was the first black to be elected president of the Harvard Review in 1990.
Read More >>
Dr. Caroline Ekong's Killer Sentenced to Life in Prison
(Posted: December 20, 2016)
A 22-year-old mentally ill man was sentenced to life in prison Friday for killing a respected Delaware psychiatrist.
Dr. Caroline Ekong was full of life in the months before her murder. She was newly married and ready to work less and spend more time with family and on nonprofit work, her daughter said.
Ekong had no idea what her former psychiatric patient, Christopher Frick, was planning. He bought a hunting knife, practiced picking locks and fixated on revenge for being placed by her in Rockford Center, a psychiatric facility in Stanton, years earlier.
Continue Reading >>