Tag archive for ‘Godswill Akpabio’
By admin On Thursday, July 30th, 2020

Abandoned NDDC Projects Of Lawmaker Fingered By Akpabio As Beneficiary Sighted In Patani

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Niger Delta Development Commission’s awarded contracts for two cottage hospitals, two road projects in Patani LGA of Delta State were alleged abandoned by cronies of Hon Nicholas More...

By admin On Monday, July 27th, 2020

Nwaoboshi Debunks Akpabio Allegation Of Executing 53 NDDC’s Contracts

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, representing Delta North Senatorial District of Delta State in the Nigeria Senate has denied the Allegation of Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

Alleged Defamation: Nwaoboshi Threatens To Sue Buhari’s Aide

LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peter Nwaoboshi, chairman senate committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has given Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari new media, two days to apologise More...

By admin On Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Publisher Fingers Godswill Akpabio Over ‘Illegal Arrest’ Of Warri Journalists By IGP’s Boys

LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Publisher/Editor-in-chief, Daily Watch, Mr Cletus Opukeme has fingered the Minister Of Niger Delta Affairs, Godwill Akpabio who is the supervising Minister of Niger Delta More...

By admin On Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

Keyamo Reacts To Allegation Of Prosecuting Akpabio For EFCC

LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has written a letter to the editor of online publication, Sahara Reporters, in reaction to an article published on the platform More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Nigerian Lawyers Sue Buhari, AGF, Akpabio For Transferring NDDC To N’Delta Ministry

LAGOS NOVEMBER 21ST )URHOBOTODAY)-A group of lawyers has sued President Muhammadu Buhari, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami and the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Tasks Ahead Of Akpabio, Keyamo As Minister For Niger Delta Affairs

By Utomi Jerome-Mario LAGOS AUGUST 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Going by the words of President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, August 19, 2019 at the retreat for the ministers that; ministers will be responsible for the development More...

By admin On Monday, June 10th, 2019

Akpabio Accuses Mike Igini Of Manipulating The Election To Rob Him Of Victory

LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Immediate past lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom Northwest senatorial district, Senator Godswill Akpabio has assured that God will soon expose those who fraudulently orchestrated his More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

2019: Onuesoke Mobilises Nigerian Youths For PDP

Chief Sunny Okpako Onuesoke LAGOS MARCH 13TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Cheftain, Chief Sunny Okpako Onuesoke has appealed to Nigerian youths to join and rally support for PDP so as to regain More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Senate Condemns Arrest Of Judges, Moves To Amend DSS Act

LAGOS 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was condemnation galore for the Department of State Services (DSS) at the Senate plenary on Tuesday when the issue of the arrest of judges suspected of corrupt act by the agency came More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Akpabio Denies Report of EFCC Arrest, Says He Visited the Anti-Corruption Agency Voluntarily

Akpabio LAGOS OCTOBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio has denied media report of his arrest, stating that he visited the office of Economic and Financial Crime More...

By admin On Saturday, October 17th, 2015

EFCC Releases Akpabio after Fours Hours Grilling

Godswill Akpabio LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Senator Godswill Akpabio, the former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and Minority Leader of the Senate has left the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes More...

By admin On Saturday, September 5th, 2015

“We Found Stockpiles of Dollars, Not Arms in Akwa Ibom Govt. House” — Official

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A top official of the State Security Service familiar with the SSS’ raid of the Akwa Ibom Government House has told PREMIUM TIMES the Service found no arms and ammunition in More...

By admin On Monday, August 31st, 2015

Akpabio Narrowly Escape Death after an Auto Crash in Abuja

Akpabio LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio who used to be the governor of Akwa Ibom state on Monday morning escaped death narrowly after his car got involved in an accident More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

Buhari, Obasanjo @ Cross Road: Former President Seeking Return to PDP

Obasanjo and Buhari LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There are indications that Ex President, Olusegun Obasanjo, who publicly ripped his party’s membership card, is scheming to return to the party through the back More...

By admin On Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Gov Akpabio Collapses, Rushed to UK Hospital

Godswill Akpabio LAGOS MARCH 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Reports reaching the stables of elombah.com indicates that the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godwill Akpabio has reportedly collapsed and was rushed to a hospital in the More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

NANS Calls for Immediate Amendment of Akpabio’s ‘Jumbo” Pension Law

Gov. Godswill Akpabio LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) Zone B, condemns in its entirety the recent Governor and Deputy Governor Pension Bill 2014, hurriedly passed More...

By admin On Friday, March 28th, 2014

ALERT: Food Scarcity Looms in Nigeria

LAGOS MARCH 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Economic Council, NEC, has raised alarm over imminent “shortage of food in the entire country” due to mercenary attacks in 17 states. The NEC is chaired by the Vice More...

By admin On Sunday, September 1st, 2013

Dejected PDP Govs Abandon Jonathan at Convention Venue

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-All the governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, except the Governors of Kebbi and Bauchi states, Usman Dakingari and Isa Yuguda More...

By admin On Saturday, August 17th, 2013

Akwa Ibom Youth Condemns Northerners Attack on Akpabio

Godswill Akpabio By Oghenekevwe Laba An Akwa Ibom Youth organization under the aegis of Akwa Indigenes Development Initaitive (AKIDI) has condemned in its entirety the uncouth utterances on the Governor of Akwa More...

By admin On Monday, July 29th, 2013

2015: Tension in Akwa Ibom as Missing SSG, Umana, Reportedly Gets 48hrs Order to Resign

Akwa Ibom SSG Umana-Okon Barely five days after he made public his ambition to run for the office of the governor in 2015 the Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government, Umana Umana, has been reportedly given 48 More...

By admin On Friday, July 26th, 2013

Dame Jonathan Weeps, as She Pays Tribute to Her Late Mother

Dame Patience Jonathan The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has paid glowing tribute to her late mother, Madam Charity Oba, stating that she was “a mother in a million who was a devoted mother and a devout More...

By admin On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Electrician Recovers Akpabio’s Missing $250,000 in Air Condition, Gets N1m reward

Godswill Akpabio LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Bundles of mint-fresh dollars, valued at over $250,000 (about N40 million), which reportedly disappeared late last month from Governor Godswill Akpabio’s bedroom More...

By admin On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Electrician Recovers Akpabio’s Missing $250,000 in Air Condition, Gets N1m reward

Gov Godswill Akpabio LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Bundles of mint-fresh dollars, valued at over $250,000 (about N40 million), which reportedly disappeared late last month from Governor Godswill Akpabio’s bedroom More...