By Harris Emanuel, Uyo Ahead of the rerun election for the Ikot Ekpene Senatorial seat, Senator Godswill Akpabio and Dr. Chris Ekpenyong, have once again engaged in a war of words over the coveted seat. Appeal Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River State, last week, ordered a rerun in Essien Udim Local Government Area, following […]
The incumbent, Senator Chris Ekpenyong maintains that he is not perturbed by the ruling and assured his supporters to remain calm while a date for the election is fixed. Continue reading I’ll defeat Akpabio again — Sen. Chris Ekpenyong at Vanguard News.
By Dapo Akinrefon Chairman of the Ijaw Youths Council, IYC, central zone, Mr Kennedy Olorogun has raised an alarm over a move by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, to have allegedly coerce Ijaw leaders to endorse the interim management committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, set up a few […]
Since his assumption of office, Mr Akpabio has lamented the corruption in the NDDC. The post NDDC Crisis: Akpabio embarrassing us, APC National Vice Chairman says appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Chris Ochayi – Abuja The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, on Sunday reiterated the Federal Government’s commitment to repositioning the Niger Delta region to make it attractive to foreign investors. Akpabio, who stated this while receiving the Akwa-Ibom ex-agitators, who paid him a courtesy call in Abuja, said the government was determined to […]
Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo WORRIED by the dearth of key infrastructure in the oil-producing states of Nigeria, Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) has urged the Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio to ensure the completion of the East-West Road. The National Chairman of PANDEF, Commodore Idongesit Nkanga, who spoke to newsmen […]
The The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godwin Akpabio, has stressed the need for redirecting the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) affairs, saying that the commission has over N2 trillion debt to settle. Continue reading NDDC accumulates over N2trn debt – Akpabio at Vanguard News.
A delegation of the world football governing body, FIFA, on Wednesday, visited Akwa Ibom to inspect facilities at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo.
A Non-governmental organisation, the South-South Progressive Youth Parliament (SSPYP) has assured President Muhammadu Buhari that he will find in Senator Godswill Akpabio, a trusted ally that will help him achieve his goal of the next level. Continue reading You will find in Akpabio, a trusted ally, group tells Buhari at Vanguard News.
LEADERSHIP : Minister-designate and former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Goodswill Akpabio, has again come under attack from critics over his alleged role in the execution of constituency projects he attracted to his people as a lawmaker. In this report, MUYIWA OYINLOLA revisits the controversy Since he defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) […]
Trouble looms for minister-designate, Senator Godswill Akpabio as the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) drags him to court. SERAP petitioned Bolaji Owasanoye, Chairman Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman, Economic, and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Godswill Akpabio and Isa Misau over alleged diversion of constituency […]
The party said it was surprised by the statement credited to Mr Sagay. The post APC dismisses Sagay’s corruption claims against Akpabio appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.