The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, has asked a Committee of E-banking Industry Heads to address difficulties faced by bank customers as a result of the executive complications arising from the introduction of the Bank Verification Number (BVN). Governor Emmanuel gave the charge when executive members of the Committee
Elders and major stakeholders of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Akwa Ibom State have accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of plans to forcefully take over the state and Rivers State in the re-run elections in the two PDP-controlled states. Speaking through Senator Anietie Okon, at a briefing in Uyo,
FORMER governor of Akwa Ibom State and senator representing Akwa Ibom North West, Godswill Akpabio,yesterday,explained that his visit last week to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was voluntary. Akpabio, who is representing his constituency, on the platform of the Opposition Peoples Democratic Party,PDP,however, said he was earlier invited by
Following his Friday’s arrest and and eventual release by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, has returned to his Abuja residence, affirming that he has nothing to hide about his term in office as the governor of
The Akwa Ibom State governorship tribunal resumed Thursday for the adoption of final written addresses by parties. Candidate for the All Progressive Congress, Umana Umana, had approached the tribunal challenging conduct of the election and declaration of Udom Emmanuel, as winner.
Bandits on Wednesday attacked a branch of a first generation bank Ibekwe Road, Ikot Abasi Urban, Ikot Abasi Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. It was learnt that a police van that responded to a distress call from the bank, somersaulted on its way to the scene of the