Gov. Udom sacks LG/Chieftaincy commissioner, Ekpenyong

.Udo Ekpenyong ________________________________   [G]overnor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Thursday, sacked his Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr Udo Ekpenyong. A press release signed and made available to newsmen in the state by the Commissioner for Information and strategy, Charles Udoh, said Ekpenyong was relieved of his appointment with immediate effect. […]

Speaker urges FG to ensure equal release of funds for development in N’Delta 

. Akwa Ibom Deputy Governor, Mr Moses Ekpo (M), Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke (L) & others at the public hearing/stakeholders meeting on the proposed constitution amendment on Monday  _______________________________________   ollowing the announced withdrawal of 1billion dollars by the federal government to fight Boko Haram in the North-east […]

We’ll monitor performance of new councils administration in Akwa Ibom – PDP 

. Ini Ememobong ___________________________________   eople’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom says it will monitor the performances of the newly elected Council Chairmen and Councillors and evaluate them on the basis of the party’s template. Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Ini Ememobong made the remark in an interview with the News Agency of […]

Official Akwa Ibom LG election results as released by AKISIEC

. Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio (M) shortly after casting his vote at Independence High School, Ukana West 2 in Essien Udim LGA on Saturday  _________________________________   By Effiong WILLIAM — kwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) on Monday released the official results of the Chairmanship and Councillorship elections into the 31 local government areas […]

PDP wins all chairmanship, councillorship seats in Akwa Ibom LG polls

. Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Emmanuel, casting his vote during Saturday’s local government election in the state ____________________________________   * There was no election across Akwa Ibom – APC * The APC people are bad losers – PDP spokesman   By Itoro BASSEY he Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the chairmanship seats of the […]