PDP releases list of successful councillorship candidates in just concluded primaries in Akwa Ibom

By Itoro BASSEY —   The leadership of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State has released the list of successful councillorship candidates who were elected in the primaries held across the state last weekend . The list is contained in a press release issued by the party’s publicity secretary, Ini Ememobong, on Thursday. […]

EFCC, Akwa Ibom clash over Akpabio’s probe for alleged N108.1b fraud

. Godswill Akpabio  ________________________________________________   For seven times, the Akwa Ibom State Government has blocked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from investigating former Governor Godswill Akpabio, The Nation reports.  The Minority Leader of the Senate is under probe for alleged diversion of public funds and corrupt practices reported to the EFCC through several […]

Igbo abandoned Philip Effiong, he died without FG amnesty as accorded Ojukwu – APC chieftain

. Many faces of Gen Philip Effiong  _______________________________________   By Our Reporter A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State, Elder Enefiok Ekefre, has alleged that the Igbos abandoned General Philip Effiong who was said to have eventually died a Biafran rebel. This came after the leader of Indigenous People of […]

Alleged CJN, Akpabio probe: Malami fumes, warns EFCC against demeaning his office

. Malami, Magu & Akpabio  ___________________________________________________   Attorney-general of the federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, has fumed over allegations his office leaked to the public the list of those being allegedly probed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Miffed by the allegation, Malami warned EFCC against ridiculing his office, saying he would not allow […]

Akpabio, CJN, Okonjo-Iweala, Fayemi, others under probe – EFCC

L-R: Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, former Minimiser of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, & former Akwa Ibom Governor, Godswill Akpabio  _________________________________________________________     The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that former Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio, who is currently the Senate’s Minority Leader; the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen; Governor Ayodele Fayose […]