Saturday, April 10, 2021


Godswill Akpabio

Akwa Ibom APC ward leaders pass vote of confidence on Buhari, Akpabio 

The Ward executives of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ukana West 2 in Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom have unanimously passed a vote of confidence on President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Godswill Akpabio and other leaders of the party.

Education, Power, Niger Delta ministries to make presentations as FEC meeting commences

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the 37th virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

NDDC: Malami denies collecting N25bn bribe from Akpabio

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has denied collecting N25billion from the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio.

NDDC contracts: Akpabio backtracks, says ‘I didn’t accuse NASS members of corruption’

The Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has denied accusing the National Assembly members of benefitting from the contract scam in the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

Reps sue Akpabio for alleged perjury

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabimila has directed the Clerk of the House to engage the services of a legal counsel to file a suit of perjury against the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio.

Most contracts in NDDC awarded to NASS members – Akpabio 

The Minister of Niger Delta affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has said that most of the contracts in the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, were being awarded to the members of the National Assembly.

Why I sacked Nunieh, by Akpabio

Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has disclosed reasons behind sacking Dr. Joi Nunieh as the acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

N40bn probe: Reps summon Akpabio, NDDC MD, others

The House of Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has summoned the Minister of Niger Delta Affair, Godswill Akpabio to respond to allegation of N80.5 irregular expenditure in the NDDC.

Sack Akpabio or we shut down oil operations, Niger Delta group threatens Buhari

An Akwa Ibom state-based militant group, Niger Delta Volunteers, NDV, has given President Muhammadu Buhari 14 days within which to sack and prosecute the Niger Delta Affairs minister, Godswill Akpabio.

7 ex-governors, 7senators make Buhari’s ministerial list

Seven former governors and seven ex-senators are among the 43 ministerial nominees whose names were sent to the Senate for screening and confirmation on Tuesday.

Resign honourably or be forced out of office, Akpabio tells Saraki

Former minority leader and Senator representing Akwa Ibom North West, Godswill Akpabio has advised the Senate President, Bukola Saraki to honourably resign rather than...

My heart was with Buhari not Jonathan during 2015 election, says Akpabio

A former governor of Akwa Ibom, Godswill Akpabio, on Monday said his heart was with President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2015 election and not...

Former PDP governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, shows up at APC meeting in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Caucus of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, with former Delta State Governor,...

Akpabio meets President Buhari in London

Senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio, met vacationing President Muhammadu Buhari in London today, four days before he crosses over to the All Progressives Congress. Issues...

Udom floats state football league, as Eket stadium takes shape

In the run up to the 2015 general elections in Akwa Ibom State, Governor Udom Emmanuel, clearly defined his agenda towards the renaissance of...

Convention: How PDP Senators, Reps members allegedly exchanged blows in Akpabio’s house

Some members of National Assembly allegedly engaged in physical combat over the choice of candidate for the PDP national convention. The party’s convention holding today,...

My agenda for Judiciary, by Justice Onnoghen

Justice Walter Onnoghen who was confirmed by the Senate for screening as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, has said that it is...

PDP senator defects to APC

The senator representing Akwa Ibom South Senatorial District, Nelson Effiong, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The Senate on Thursday announced the...

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