Atiku to Jonathan: You are running a government of clientelism

Former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, has accused  President Goodluck Jonathan of running a  government defined by  nepotism and “clientelism”. He says the Jonathan administration is tailored to benefit only the president’s family and friends. Atiku said  the presidential system of government under Jonathan has been turned to presidentialism, in which the president wields enormous power, where […]

BREAKING: PDP refuses to sell nomination form to Udom

By UBONG SAMPSON The national body of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has barred the immediate past Secretary to Akwa Ibom State Government, Mr Udom Emmanuel from purchasing the party’s nomination form for the forthcoming gubernatorial election. Propeller learnt that efforts by Udom to purchase the guber form has been frustrated since last week. […]

Brutish Akpabio orders suspension of Essien Udim PDP Chair

By INYANG ESSIEN Governor Godswill Akpabio’s brutality continued to sweep across Akwa Ibom state at the weekend. Propeller gathered on good authority that the self-styled governor on Wednesday ordered the indefinite suspension of Udoh Friday, the Essien Udim chapter chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ). The undemocratic removal of Udo is not […]

OBA: Resource mobilization agent for economic transformation of Akwa Ibom

Resource mobilization involves acquisition, development and utilization of resources to achieve a common goal. In Governance, Resource mobilization directly implies effective utilization of resources available in a state or locality for development of the people. According to analysis by some scholars, the process of mobilizing and managing resources comprises identification, selection, collection, prioritization and utilization […]