AKPABIO @57: A LIFE WITH GOD – By Joe Iniodu

Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio, CON, the Minister of the Ministry of Niger Delta turns 57 today. Unlike other remarkable milestones such as 40, 50, 60, 70 ,80, 90 and 100 as the one recently celebrated by Chief Michael Afangideh, Akpabio’s new age of 57 draws fundamental peculiarities that compel observations and perhaps closer study. Not long ago in this State, December 9 had etched itself … Continue reading AKPABIO @57: A LIFE WITH GOD – By Joe Iniodu

Akwa Ibom Guber Petition: UDOM TRIUMPHS OVER EKERE AGAIN, AS APPEAL COURT ORDERS N500,000 FINE AGAINST PETITIONER

The Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar today, November 13, 2019, has affirmed the victory of Governor Udom Emmanuel of the PDP in the March 9 gubernatorial elections in Akwa Ibom State. The Appeal was filed against the judgement of the Tribunal delivered on September 5, 2019 at Uyo, which dismissed Mr Ekere’s Petition for wanting in merit. The Tribunal had held that the petitioner … Continue reading Akwa Ibom Guber Petition: UDOM TRIUMPHS OVER EKERE AGAIN, AS APPEAL COURT ORDERS N500,000 FINE AGAINST PETITIONER

Food Sufficiency: A’IBOM GOVT TO COMMENCE GREENHOUSE REVOLUTION IN RURAL AREAS

In an avowed determination to enhance food sufficiency through robust agricultural development, Akwa Ibom State Government has concluded plans to establish greenhouses in each of the 31 Local Government Areas of the State. The State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, announced this when he embarked on an unscheduled inspection of the State Government’s Model Greenhouse, near the Victor Attah International Airport, Uyo . He said : … Continue reading Food Sufficiency: A’IBOM GOVT TO COMMENCE GREENHOUSE REVOLUTION IN RURAL AREAS

PDP Reacts To Appeal Court Judgement On Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District Elections, Says Rerun Provides Opportunity To Widen Margin of Victory Over Akpabio, APC

The Peoples Democratic PDP, has reacted to the Appeal Court Judgement on Ikot Ekpene Federal Constituency and Senatorial District Elections, describing the ruling of the Justices to order a rerun election within 90 days, as a great opportunity for the PDP to widen the margin of victory against the APC in the zone. This declaration was contained in a statement titled: Appeal Court Judgement on … Continue reading PDP Reacts To Appeal Court Judgement On Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District Elections, Says Rerun Provides Opportunity To Widen Margin of Victory Over Akpabio, APC

FOUR PDP AKWA-IBOM NAT. ASSEMBLY MEMBERS SECURE APPEAL COURT VICTORIES

  Four members of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representatives from Akwa Ibom, yesterday, October 29, floored their challengers at the Court of Appeal, Calabar Division. Upholding the judgment of the Akwa State Election Petition Tribunal, which confirmed the election of the four PDP lawmakers, the appellate court dismissed the applications from the All Progressives Congress (APC) petitioners seeking for the setting … Continue reading FOUR PDP AKWA-IBOM NAT. ASSEMBLY MEMBERS SECURE APPEAL COURT VICTORIES

AUTONOMY FOR STATE JUDICIARY, LEGISLATURE WILL STRENGTHEN DEMOCRACY – A’Ibom Speaker

The Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, on Friday, made a case for complete autonomy of state judiciary and legislature to ensure proper administration of justice, stressing that it will strengthen Nigeria’s democracy.” Rt. Hon. Bassey, who spoke on Friday shortly after an Inter-Denominational Church Service at Full Life Christian Centre, Uyo, to mark the opening of the 2019/2020 … Continue reading AUTONOMY FOR STATE JUDICIARY, LEGISLATURE WILL STRENGTHEN DEMOCRACY – A’Ibom Speaker

64TH CPC: A’IBOM SPEAKER LAUDS GIMBA, TASKS PARLIAMENTARIANS ON INNOVATION IN LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, has lauded House of Representatives member, Mrs. Zainab Gimba, on her emergence as Vice-Chairperson of the Commonwealth Women in Parliament (CWP) International and tasked parliamentarians to be innovative and evolve with the global trend of legislative business. Rt. Hon. Bassey, who made this disclosure in Munyonyo, Kampala, Uganda, where led a delegation … Continue reading 64TH CPC: A’IBOM SPEAKER LAUDS GIMBA, TASKS PARLIAMENTARIANS ON INNOVATION IN LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS