Albert’s arrest: Actions underway to extradite Uyo Senator to face criminal charges in UK

* Senator Albert  ___________________________   Itoro BASSEY Following a presidential directive, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may likely extradite arrested Uyo Senator, Mr. Bassey Albert Akpan, to the United Kingdom by next week to face criminal charges, Propeller Newspaper learned on Thursday.  It would be recalled that Senator Albert had been under investigation […]

EFCC summons Albert over curious N30 billion vote used during Akpabio’s tenure 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has summoned a former Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Bassey Albert, over a curious N30 billion vote for direct labour projects during the tenure of ex-Governor Godswill Akpabio, THE NATION reports. The said cash was suspected to have been laundered into some private accounts. But the Government of Akwa […]

2019: Choose between your re-election and Albert’s second term, Uyo group tells Udom

* Governor Udom Emmanuel, Senator Albert & AKHA Speaker, Onofiok Luke  _________________________________________   * Asks Onofiok Luke to steer clear quest for Uyo senate seat   Effiong WILLIAM A group, Uyo Federal Constituency Youth Ambassadors, has called on Governor Udom Emmanuel to choose between his re-election bid as governor of Akwa Ibom State in 2019 […]

Uyo elders, youths vow to produce next senator in 2019

. Etuk, while addressing Uyo elders & youths yesterday  _________________________________________     Itoro BASSEY  lders and youth of Uyo federal constituency have resolved to ensure that a member of the constituency emerge as the next senator for Uyo Senatorial District in 2019. The agreement was reached, yesterday, during a breakfast meeting of Atai Uyo, the […]