Akwa Ibom Assembly declares five seats of defected lawmakers vacant

Luke, Ituen, Ntuen & Tobi ______________________________________ * As plans by hoodlums to attack Speaker, others fail * We’re still monitoring the complex – Police   By Itoro BASSEY The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, on Monday, declared vacant the seats of five lawmakers namely Idongesit Ituen, Nse Ntuen, Gabriel Toby, Victor Udofia and Otobong […]

Idong Ituen’s sack: Court gives Speaker notice conveying judgement

Speaker Luke & Idongesit Ituen __________________________________   * Itu lawmaker’s seat may be declared vacant Tuesday * Embattled Rep got what law kept for defectors – PDP   By Itoro BASSEY There are indications that the member representing Itu State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Mr Idongesit Ituen, may be sent […]

Akwa Ibom Governor presents N670.718 billion Appropriation Bill for 2019

* Speaker Onofiok Luke receiving the 2019 budget estimates from Governor Udom Emmanuel  _____________________________   By Itoro BASSEY Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Wednesday, presented a N670.718 billion Appropriation Bill  for the 2019 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly. The appropriation bill  tagged, “Budget of Industrialization for Poverty Alleviation”, […]

Gov Udom seeking re-election on strenght of his performance – AKHA Speaker

* Governor Udom Emmanuel & Onofiok Luke at a public function recently  _____________________  By Mercy Obot Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Mr. Onofiok Luke, has said that Governor Udom Emmanuel is seeking re-election based on the strenght of his performance. The Speaker also stressed that the Peoples Democratic Party […]

Onofiok Luke’s police invitation: PDP Speakers’ Forum carpets Buhari, IGP, APC

* Lebo _______________________                     By Itoro BASSEY Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Speaker’ Forum has condemned the actions of the Nigeria Police over the recent invitation extended to Mr. Onofiok Luke, Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, on allegations of threatening to stop members of the APC from campaigning in any part […]