INTERVIEW: Property charge bill still open for public input – Usoro Akpanusoh

  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 […]

Operation “win at all costs or die!” Akpabio, PDP finalise plans to hijack guber, assembly polls

The All Progressives Congress Youth Vanguard, Akwa Ibom State chapter, has alleged plans by the Peoples Democratic Party to hijack the governorship and the state House of Assembly elections on April 11. A petition sent to the Independent National Electoral Commission’s Chairman, Prof. Atahiru Jega, a copy of which was sent to the Inspector-General of […]

Why I sacked 4 opposition lawmakers – Akwa Ibom Speaker

By Douglas BASSEY     Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Mr. Sam Ikon, has given reasons behind the recent removal of four lawmakers from state’s legislature. The affected lawmakers and their constituencies include, Kufre Etuk (Uruan), Alice Ekpenyong (Mbo), Bassey Etienam (Urue-offong Oruko) and Paul Owo (Ini). Their seats were declared vacant […]