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: No clash between Udom, Akpabio – Nwoko 

. Udom & Akpabio  _______________________________    Akwa Ibom State Attorney General and Commissioner for justice, Uwemedimo Nwoko has dismissed the assertion that there is a crack between Senator Godswill Akpabio and Governor Udom Emmanuel as the 2019 general elections approaches. Nwoko said Emmanuel and Akpabio’s relationship are as cordial as ever and that when Akpabio […]

Make public Akwa Ibom’s debt profile, AKHA tells Gov Udom

. The public hearing session yesterday  ________________________________________   kwa Ibom State House of Assembly, yesterday, succumbed to pressure from members of the public who had insisted on knowing the debt profile of the state, as the Chairman of the House Committee on Finance and Appropriation, Usoro Akpanusoh, directed the state government to open up on […]

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Look, Akpabio, I’m not a bastard’ – How Mu’azu opposed plan to reject Buhari’s victory

. Ahmed Adamu Mu’azu ______________________________________   hmed Adamu Mu’azu, chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the historic 2015 presidential poll, furiously reacted to suggestions that he should reject Muhammadu Buhari’s victory after President Goodluck Jonathan had openly conceded. Jonathan, after congratulating Buhari in an unprecedented telephone call while the Independent National Electoral Commission […]