Akwa Ibom Assembly to hold special session Monday for Attah’s 80th birthday

* Obong Victor Attah ____________________________ NOTICE The sitting of the Akwa Ibom state House of Assembly which was earlier adjourned to Tuesday, 20th November 2019, has been rescheduled for tomorrow, Monday 19th November, 2018. The House had adjourned on Wednesday 14th November to Tuesday 20th so members could, among other legislative activities, hold a special […]

If Akpabio brings war in 2019, Akwa Ibom people will resist it vehemently – Attah

Obong Victor Attah, is the former governor of Akwa Ibom State. He speaks on Senator Godswill Akpabio’s echo of war war in the state in 2019, the gale of defections across party lines, registration of political parties, cabals in government, among other issues. Excerpts:  What is your take on the current state of the […]

Etiebet’s idea of “Guided Congresses” undemocratic, must be rejected by APC – Ekefre

* Says party stalwarts out for showdown with former minister   Itoro BASSEY A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Enefiok Ekefre, has called on supporters of the party to reject completely the idea of “Guided Congresses” allegedly prescribed by another APC chieftain and former minister, Mr. Don Etiebet, […]

S-south development: We’ve not gotten a fair deal from our governors – Ex- gov Attah

Former Governor Victor Attah has urged the people of the South-South geopolitical zone to desist from laying all the blames on the Federal Government for the lack of development in the region, stressing that governors of South-South states should also be held responsible. He stated this on Thursday during a meeting of Elders and opinion […]

EXPOSED! How Akpabio plans to burn INEC office to cover Udom Emmanuel’s blood mandate – Etiebet

Below is a press statement in which Chief Don Etiebet, a Peoples Democratic Party Board of Trustees member who however wants an APC governor in the oil-rich Akwa Ibom state. The state is currently under the leadership of embattled Governor Godswill Akpabio. In this no holds barred statement, Etiebet, a former federal Minister, says Akpabio […]