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Senator Godswill Akpabio, Senate minority leader (PDP)

Akwa Ibom: Court Clears EFCC To Investigate Godswill Akpabio

News August 6, 2016 at 12:37 am 0 comments

Justice Ntong Ntong of the Akwa Ibom State High Court, sitting in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State, on Friday vacated an order of interim injunction restraining the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission from investigating the accounts of Akwa Ibom State Government as well as some of the state’s past officials.

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Akwa Ibom governor, Emmanuel Udom and outgoing Gov. Godswill Akpabio

How Akpabio, Gov. Udom Purchased Supreme Court Judgement On Akwa Ibom

News February 10, 2016 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

An inside source within Akwa Ibom State Government has spoken to SaharaReporters about a shady deal Governor Udom Emmanuel and his predecessor, former Governor Godswill Akpabio, struck with justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria prior to the apex court’s judgment on

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L-R: Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and Akwa-Ibom Governor Emmanuel Udom

Jubilation In Abia, Akwa Ibom Over Supreme Court Judgement

Politics February 5, 2016 at 11:29 am 0 comments

There was jubilation in Abia and Akwa Ibom states yesterday over  the Supreme Court judgments that reaffirmed the election of Governors Okezie Ikpeazu and Udom Emmanuel.
Dr Ikpeazu arrived in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, amidst cheers from the people. He drove round the city, waving at the people and

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PDP Commends Supreme Court Ruling On Abia, Akwa Ibom Guber Poll

PDP Commends Supreme Court Ruling On Abia, Akwa Ibom Guber Poll

Politics February 4, 2016 at 3:49 pm 0 comments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says with Wednesday’s rulings affirming the elections of Governors Udom Emmanuel and Okezie Ikpeazu of Akwa-Ibiom and Abia states respectively, the Supreme Court in upholding justice has further reinvigorated the hope and trust of the citizenry in the judiciary as the bastion of democracy.

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Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State

Supreme Court Upholds Election Of Udom, Ikpeazu

Politics February 4, 2016 at 12:24 am 0 comments

The Nigerian Supreme court sitting in Abuja late Wednesday night, upheld the election of Abia state governor Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu and his Akwa Ibom State counterpart, Mr. Emmanuel Udom in an unanimous judgement.
The duo had both lost the cases filed by their position at the Court of Appeal.
Dissatisfied by the

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Staunch PDP members regularly defect to the ruling APC

Umana Umana Appeal Court Victory: PDP Bigwigs Decamp To APC In Akwa Ibom

Politics January 9, 2016 at 10:22 am 0 comments

Former Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State, Chief Otu Ita Otoyo has defected to the All Progressive Congress. He defected alongside a former senator, Aloysius Etok and former member of the House of Representatives, Eseme Eyiboh.
The decampees including former chairman of Ibesikpo Asutan Local Government

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