Akwa Ibom elections: Police order intensive stop, search of vehicles over firearms

Akwa Ibom State Police Command has been directed to begin an intensive stop and search exercise of all vehicles plying the state routes in the build up, as well as during and after the 2015 general elections. Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 6, Calabar, Tunde Ogunsakin, made this known on Wednesday […]

Immigration retrieves PVCs from foreigners in Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has said that its operatives have successfully retrieved no fewer than 10 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from foreign nationals resident in the state. State Comptroller of the service, Abdullahi Garba, made this known on Thursday in Uyo while interacting with journalists on his command’s readiness […]

INEC recovers 4,745 stolen PVCs in Akwa Ibom

. As police vow to deal with electoral offenders The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has recovered 4,745 out of 5,955 permanent voter cards (PVCs) stolen some weeks ago in Akwa Ibom State following the quick intervention of security agencies. State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Austin Okojie, disclosed this on Wednesday at a security meeting […]

Udom Vs Umana: Caller blasts Ntuk Udeh on radio Nigeria

A caller on radio took a swipe at the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Transport, Godwin Ntuk Udeh, for holding “unnecessary” brief for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Udom Emmanuel, as part of his (Ntuk Udeh’s) desperate moves to impress Governor Godswill Akpabio in order to secure a portfolio for himself in the […]