Don’t accept Okori’s forensic report – Akpabio urges tribunal

Godswill Akpabio, former governor of Akwa Ibom State Former governor of Akwa Ibom state and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio has raised an objection to the tendering of forensic reports on materials used for the Akwa Ibom North-West senatorial district election.

Witness Reveals How Akpabio Rigged Akwa Ibom Elections

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Ekpeyong Ekpeyong has told the National Assembly tribunal sitting in Abuja how the former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio allegedly rigged elections in the state. Senator Godswill Akpabio

Akwa Ibom: Election Observer Vows To Expose PDP

An election observer in the gubernatorial election that took place in Akwa Ibom state during the general elections earlier this year, has vowed to testify against the Peoples Democratic Party in the state’s election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja. Idris Usman, who is the national coordinator of a civil society

Election Observer Spits Fire: I Am Ready To Testify That There Were No Elections In Akwa Ibom State

An election observer in the gubernatorial election that took place in Akwa Ibom state during the general elections earlier this year, has vowed to testify against the Peoples Democratic Party in the state’s election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja. 

Akwa-Ibom: Umana takes stand as star witness

Umana Okon Umana addressing newsmen after the court session Governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for Akwa Ibom state, Umana Okon Umana, took the stand at the governorship election tribunal and was cross-examined by the respondents.

Group tackles Udom over request to covert debts to bond

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom The Coalition of Human Rights Defenders (COHRD) has flayed Akwa Ibom state Governor Udom Emmanuel over his request to convert debts owed by the state to federal government bonds. The group in a statement said such conversion amounts to failure of governance in the

Akpabio seeks leave to call additional 1,106 witnesses

Godswill Akpabio, former governor of Akwa Ibom State Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and now senator, Godswill Akpabio has applied to the state’s national and state Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal to invite additional 1, 106 witnesses.

Akpabio Unhappy With A’Ibom Gov Over US Trip

The immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, is not happy with the state governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, for attending a summer convention in the United States organised by Akwa Ibom Indigenes abroad.

DSS Tortured INEC Residential Electoral Commissioner For 13 Days

Austin Okojie,  Akwa Ibom state resident electoral commissioner was arrested by the DSS and spent 13 days in their custody. He was later released and directed to report daily to the DSS office for more interrogation.  

Akpabio Endorsed As Senate Minority Leader By PDP

The immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio has been reportedly endorsed as the Senate Minority leader. According to Vanguard report, the Senator representing Akwa Ibom North West was endorsed by Southern Senators elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday, July 27.

Tragic! Eight Children Drown In Akwa Ibom State

Following the heavy downpour of rain over the weekend in Ikot Abia-Enyie in the Nsit Atai local government area of Akwa Ibom State, eight students returning from school have drowned in Atang River. The river is said to be located in the middle of Ikot Abia-Enyie village, with all the

Governor Udom Loses Bid To Stop Election Tribunal Holding In Abuja

The attempt by the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Emmanuel Udom, to stop the state’s election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja has proved abortive. The tribunal in its ruling, dismissed the petition for lack of merit, saying it was misconceived and misplaced.

Senate Minority Leader: Akpabio Dragged To Court

The ambition of the former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, to emerge as the senate minority leader is facing a major challenge. This is because two chieftains of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alaye Pedro and Dr.

Akwa Ibom Tribunal Refuses To Disqualify APC Witnesses

The Akwa Ibom State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, has turned down the request to disqualify the witnesses of All Progressives Congress (APC), who gave testimonies in the last governorship election in the state. The Tribunal rejected the second objection raised by a counsel to Governor Emmanuel Udom

Akwa Ibom Governor Inspects Drainage Construction Sites In Uyo

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has made an inspection visit to some drainage construction sites under construction in Uyo, aimed at addressing challenges of flooding. The development is coming in response to recent flooding in Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom State in south-south Nigeria, as a result

Police Collaborated With Kidnappers To Abduct Me- Mandators Says

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Victor Essiet, of the Mandators group has accused men of the Nigerian police of conspiracy with kidnappers who abducted him at the Nsit Ubiom area of Akwa Ibom State on Saturday, June 27 returning from the wake-keep service of his elder brother, Tony Essiet who died in May.