Brutish Akpabio orders suspension of Essien Udim PDP Chair

By INYANG ESSIEN Governor Godswill Akpabio’s brutality continued to sweep across Akwa Ibom state at the weekend. Propeller gathered on good authority that the self-styled governor on Wednesday ordered the indefinite suspension of Udoh Friday, the Essien Udim chapter chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ). The undemocratic removal of Udo is not […]

OBA: Resource mobilization agent for economic transformation of Akwa Ibom

Resource mobilization involves acquisition, development and utilization of resources to achieve a common goal. In Governance, Resource mobilization directly implies effective utilization of resources available in a state or locality for development of the people. According to analysis by some scholars, the process of mobilizing and managing resources comprises identification, selection, collection, prioritization and utilization […]

How Jonathan forced Akpabio to back down on scandalous pension law – PREMIUM TIMES

IT was pressure from President Goodluck Jonathan that forced the profligate Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, to back down on his scandalous pension law, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report. A flustered Mr. Akpabio had last week said following nationwide outcry, he was requesting the state assembly to immediately review the law, with a view […]

 Kano Gets New Emir Today

Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, on Saturday said Kano State Government will announce a new Emir of Kano on Sunday (today). Kwankwaso said this after receiving the emirate’s kingmakers at the Government House, Kano. The new emir will succeed Ado Bayero, who passed on in the early hours of Friday after an undisclosed ailment and was […]