Governor Akpabio Finalises Plans To Rig Election


With just a few hours to the presidential election, the Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, is said to have finalised a series of plans to manipulate today’s presidential and legislative elections in his state in favour of President Goodluck Jonathan and other candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party

Akpabio’s Election Was Valid – Supreme Court


The Supreme court have today ruled that Godswill Akpabio was validly elected as governor of Akwa Ibom State, in a unanimous decision. The unanimous decision brought to an end, a four-year legal tussle to impeach the governor.

Nigeria Vs Uganda: New Eagles Face Baptism Of Fire


Nigeria are expected to hand debuts to several of the country’s exciting new stars when they battle the Cranes of Uganda in a friendly on Wednesday at the Uyo Stadium, Akwa Ibom State. The match starts by 6p.m.

Akpabio Orders Investigation Into Murder Of Former Deputy Speaker

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio has ordered full scale investigation into the murder of the immediate past Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Mr Okon Uwah, by unknown persons. The governor announced this when he visited the family of the deceased in Uyo.

Eagles Camp Bubbles For Uganda Tie


Nigeria’s Super Eagles camp in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State is bubbling ahead of their international friendly against the Cranes of Uganda tomorrow. The friendly is in preparation for both 2017 Africa Nations Cup and 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches coming up later in the year.

Former A-Ibom Dep Speaker Assassinated


The candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, for Ukanafun state constituency in Akwa Ibom State, Obong Okon Uwah, was, Wednesday night, assassinated. Uwah, who was the Deputy Speaker of the state House of Assembly between 2007 and 2011, was allegedly murdered by political thugs, when he went on a campaign

Akpabio Dismisses N600bn Debt Allegations


Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa-Ibom State has debunked the allegations making rounds that the state was owing as much as the N600billion. The governor explained that although the state had borrowed over N80 billion due to the dwindling economic fortunes to execute some star projects, N30 Billion had been resettled

Jonathan Promises to Redeem Image in A’Ibom if Re-elected

It was like a carnival at the newly built Akwa Ibom State stadium when the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, President Goodluck Jonathan held a political campaign ahead of the February 14 elections. The Presidential campaign train stormed the State Stadium at about 4.

Nigerian Choir Breaks Guinness World Record


  The Akwa Ibom State choral group has broken the world record for the largest number of Christmas carol singers in the world. The record, which has been officially certified by the Guinness World Records and pasted on its website, www.guinessworldrecords.