Senators quarrel over alleged plot by APC to cause mayhem in Akwa Ibom

There was a rowdy session at the Senate on Wednesday as Senator Godswill Akpabio representing Akwa Ibom north west senatorial district rose to respond to the allegation that the All Progressives Congress, APC, was plotting to cause mayhem in the state during the 2019 general polls. Senator Bassey Akpan representing Akwa Ibom north east at […]

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 […]