End Odudu Ukpanah’s trial now or face unprecedented protest, human rights group warns Akpabio

The coalition of Human Rights Defenders (COHRD) has given Governor Godswill until Wednesday 7th January, 2015, to discontinue all criminal charges against Mr. Odudu Ukpanah, son of a late outspoken political leader in Ukanafun Local Government Area, Engr. Albert Ukpana, or face a mass protest never before seen or done in the history of Akwa […]

Boko Haram: A’Ibom NSCDC vows to clampdown illegal private security outfits

Akwa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it is set to clampdown illegal private security outfits as their existence in Nigeria constitutes a major threat to national security. Public Relations Officer of the corps,Mr Ime White, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Uyo on Sunday. White […]

Umana has dumped Udoedehe in political obscurity – APC Chieftain

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Enobong Ikoiwak, recently took a swipe at the former governorship candidate of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in 2011, Senator John James Akpanudoedehe, saying he (Udoedehe) was dumped in the dustbin of political obscurity in perpetuity after he was defeated […]