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 […]

Akwa Ibom LG election: Police announce restriction of movements, to deploy 15,000 officers

By Itoro BASSEY    kwa Ibom State Police Command has announced restriction of persons and vehicular movement on Saturday December 2, in view of the local government elections scheduled to hold in the state. Also, fifteen thousand policemen are to be deployed to all the polling units, collation centers and flash points in the state […]

LG election: AKISIEC ready for Dec. 2 – Chairman

. Aniedi Ikoiwak, Chairman, AKISIEC  ___________________________________________   William EFFIONG kwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) says it is set for the December 2 local government election and will use the 2015 Voters Register produced by the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC ) for the exercise. Chairman of AKISIEC, Aniedi Ikoiwak, said this during […]

PDP reacts to APC’s withdrawal ahead of local govt elections in Akwa Ibom

. Ini Ememobong, AKS PDP spokesman ______________________________________   By Itoro BASSEY Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State, Ini Ememobong, has said that lack of preparation moved the state’s chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to issue a pull out notice ahead of the proposed November 11 local government election. […]

Extension of transition c’tees imminent as AKISIEC announces Nov 11 for LG elections

. Governor Udom Emmanuel (L) in a tête-à-tête with AKHA Speaker, Onofiok Luke  _____________________________________________________________________   By Itoro BASSEY Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) has announced November 11 as date for the conduct of elections into the 31 local government areas of the state. This is contained in a statement titled “Notice of Election” […]