Victor Udofia’s resignation is said to follow his disappointment in the leadership of the PDP for failing to ensure he emerged at the primaries. The nomination exercise was hailed by stakeholders as the most transparent that the PDP in the state has ever organised.
The Ibesikpo Asutan chapter executive committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has adopted a new zoning arrangement for her state constituency and chairmanship positions. The new arrangement will allow the two clans to take two terms each in the House of Assembly and chairmanship on a rotational basis. “Ibesikpo and Asutan clans shall henceforth […]
Member representing Esit Eket/Ibeno in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and Chairman, Committee on Finance and Appropriations, Usoro Akpanusoh, explains the benefits of the Maritime Sector Operations Bill sponsored by him and passed by the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly recently. He said the hotly debated Property Charge Bill also sponsored […]
Akwa Ibom governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, wants an additional 114 billion Naira to supplement the 2017 budgetary allocation for the state. In a supplementary appropriation bill sent by the state executive to the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly Tuesday, Governor Emmanuel requested the house to approve a capital expenditure proposal of N111billion, and N3billion […]
A bill for a law to establish the Akwa Ibom State Primary Healthcare Development Agency has been passed by the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly. The bill which was sponsored by the Speaker of the House, Onofiok Luke, and twelve other members, was read the third time and passed into law following the adoption […]
By Patrick Albert Let me begin by commending the leadership of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly for instituting this capacity workshop for the Assembly Press Corps and correspondents covering the Assembly. Without equivocation, I wish to say that this gesture demonstrates the concern of Mr. Speaker and his team to ensure that the […]