LG elections: Large turnout as Makarfi, Udom, Akpabio, others flag-off PDP campaign in Akwa Ibom

.Chairman of the national caretaker committee of PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi; Governor Udom Emmanuel & others arriving at the Uyo township stadium yesterday  _______________________________________________   Itoro BASSEY, Uyo Ahead of the December 2 local government elections in Akwa Ibom State, the chairman of the national caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi; […]

Nigeria @ 57: presidency releases 57 achievements of the Buhar administration 

The President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has released a list of 57 achievements made since it resumed office in 2015. Bashir Ahmad, the Personal Assistant to President Buhari on New Media, in a Facebook post, released the list of 57. The list, categorized into security & related matters, economy, anti-graft war, and others, included the release of […]

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 […]