Lawmakers who thwarted 2nd term bid of their predecessors secretly visit me to get endorsement – Ekpo

* Ekpo, Akwa Ibom PDP Chairman  ____________________________________   Itoro BASSEY Some lawmakers in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly who had allegedly frustrated reelection efforts made by their predecessors are now devising every possible means, including paying secret visits to high ranking political office holders in the state in order to influence their endorsements […]

Within 3 months, PDP has given out 200 cars to supporters – Paul Ekpo

* Akwa Ibom PDP Chairman, Obong Paul Ekpo, handing over a car key to one of the beneficiaries of the Usoro Akpanusoh economic empowerment programme  _________________________________   Itoro BASSEY Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Paul Ekpo, says results from statistics he made recently showed that political office holders from his […]

Security operatives arraign Akwa Ibom man for blackmailing federal lawmaker

Michael Enyong, member, NASS  ___________________________   Security operatives in Akwa Ibom have arraigned Emmanuel Titus Udo for allegedly blackmailing the federal lawmaker representing Uyo, Dr. Michael Enyong. Udo, who hails from Nsit Atai Local Government Area, was arraigned yesterday at a State Magistrate Court, presided over by Mrs. Agnes Ukpong. He was arrested by a […]

Akwa Ibom church collapse: No one will be exonerated, says Nwoko

Uwemedimo Nwoko  _____________________________   Akwa Ibom state government on Tuesday that anyone linked to the collapse of Reigners Bible Church on December 10, 2016, would be prosecuted. Uwemedimo Nwoko, the state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, said this in Uyo while reacting to criticism in some quarters, alleging an attempt to exonerate the Founder of […]

Akpanusoh gives constituents 34 vehicles, 38 motorcycles, speedboats, cash at constituency briefing

* Akwa Ibom works commissioner, Ephraim Inyang-Eyen (M) cuts the tape to signify the formal handing over of Akpanusoh’s empowerment items to beneficiaries  _____________________________   Blessing LAWRENCE ember representing Esit Eket/Ibeno in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and Chairman of the assembly committee on appropriation and finance, Usoro Akpanusoh, surprised his‎ constituents yesterday […]