The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has described the late former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Obong Ufot Ekaette as a consummate public servant whose statesmanship would be sorely missed. Senator Akpabio who led the Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Didi Walson-Jack and other management […]
The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has declared Akwa Ibom State as one of the forward-looking investment hubs in the country. Osinbajo made the declaration during the inauguration of Kings Flour mill at Onna as part of programs to mark the 32nd anniversary of the State’s creation. The […]
N28.58 trillion was remitted to Nigeria’s Federation Account between 2012 and 2016, according to a report from the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). The remittances, according to the agency’s latest Fiscal Allocation and Statutory Disbursement (FASD) Audit report for the period 2012-2016, came from three major sources: mineral […]
Senator Akpabio Cuts Short Official Duty to Celebrate Akwa Ibom At 32 with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
Sen. Godswill Akpabio, the Hon. Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, on Saturday, September 21, 2019, cut short his scheduled tour of Ebelebe bridge in Bayelsa State to meet with Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo in Uyo. Prof. Osinbajo is in Uyo to represent President Muhammadu Buhari at events […]
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) congratulates Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state and his Taraba State Counterpart, Governor Darius Ishaku for their respective victories at the governorship election petitions tribunal. The party describes the upholding of the elections of the governors as a triumph of the collective […]
Election Petition Tribunal dismisses the case filed by Mr. Nsima Ekere, declares Governor Udom winner of the last election.
According to The Nation, telecoms giant, MTN Nigeria, said it has confirmed attacks on its facilities in three major cities of Lagos, Ibadan and Uyo in Lagos, Oyo and Akwa Ibom states respectively, ostensibly in retaliation for ongoing xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa. Its Company Secretary, […]