We’ll monitor performance of new councils administration in Akwa Ibom – PDP 

. Ini Ememobong ___________________________________   eople’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom says it will monitor the performances of the newly elected Council Chairmen and Councillors and evaluate them on the basis of the party’s template. Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Ini Ememobong made the remark in an interview with the News Agency of […]

Ntekpere puts smiles on people, empowers constituents with multimillion naira items, equipment

. Ntekpere while addressing his constituents yesterday  _____________________________________________     By Itoro BASSEY dongesit Ntekpere, the lawmaker representing Ikot Ekpene/Obot Akara state constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, yesterday, empowered over 400 individuals comprising men, women, youths and artisans which cut across all the 21 wards in his constituency with items, equipment […]

Gov Udom  urges new council chairmen to render selfless service

. Gov Udom Emmanuel (L) congratulates new chairman of Ikono local government area, Mr Itoro Columba, shortly after the inauguration  _________________________________   kwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel has charged the newly sworn-in 31council chairmen and 329 councilors not to take the people for granted but ensure that they benefit from their programmes at all […]

Official Akwa Ibom LG election results as released by AKISIEC

. Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio (M) shortly after casting his vote at Independence High School, Ukana West 2 in Essien Udim LGA on Saturday  _________________________________   By Effiong WILLIAM — kwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) on Monday released the official results of the Chairmanship and Councillorship elections into the 31 local government areas […]

LG election: AKISIEC ready for Dec. 2 – Chairman

. Aniedi Ikoiwak, Chairman, AKISIEC  ___________________________________________   William EFFIONG kwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) says it is set for the December 2 local government election and will use the 2015 Voters Register produced by the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC ) for the exercise. Chairman of AKISIEC, Aniedi Ikoiwak, said this during […]

Eket APC spokesman, Udobong, followers defect to PDP ahead of LG polls

. Eket chairmanship hopeful, Frank Archibong (wita a pamphlet) & other PDP campaign team during a tour to some riverine communities in Eket ahead of December 2 LGA elections  _________________________________________ * As campaign/mobilisation teams tour 50 villages he All Progressives Congress (APC) in Eket local government area of Akwa Ibom State suffered another mass defection from […]