Tag: akpabio

Joshua OnonoseAugust 10, 2022

Kizz Daniel apologizes to Tanzanians, promises free show on Friday; ASUU declares ongoing examinations at Kaduna university illegal, seeks cancellation | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Kizz Daniel apologizes to Tanzanians, promises free show on Friday. ASUU declares ongoing examinations at Kaduna University illegal, seeks cancellation ...

Edwin OkoloJuly 28, 2020

Minister Akpabio’s list was yet another distraction in the NDDC case, when will we get justice?

The events of last week on the floor of the Nigerian Senate eclipsed any farce that has occurred prior. The ...

Michael IsaacJuly 27, 2020

#NDDCProbe: Akpabio finally releases names of contract beneficiaries, but what next?

For as many who have been following the National Assembly probe of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) probe which ...

Michael IsaacJuly 23, 2020

NDDC: Akpabio insists on withholding documents allegedly indicting lawmakers

Although majority of Nigerians agree that corruption exists not just in the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) but across the ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 21, 2020

FG or Niger Deltans? Nigerians debate who to blame in NDDC saga

Politicians in Nigeria since our independence have struggled with moral decency. This in turn has caused a number of troubling ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 21, 2020

Akpabio incurs wrath of the House of Reps., but will he bend?

The news of late has been riddled with the interesting stories surrounding the ‘Niger Delta Development Commission’ NDDC. It began ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 20, 2020

Emergency or Political Skit: Acting NDDC MD loses consciousness during hearing

It’s been non-stop drama since the former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joi Nunieh, publicly ...

Michael IsaacJuly 16, 2020

NDDC drama: Governor Wike saves Joi Nunieh after hours of house detention

For a while now, there has been some controversy surrounding the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) following the launch of ...

Op-Ed EditorJuly 13, 2020

More troubles for Godswill Akpabio | The #YNaijaCover

Former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh, has claimed that she slapped the Minister of Niger ...

Michael IsaacJuly 13, 2020

What fate awaits Akapbio as more allegations of corruption spring up against him?

More and more allegations appear to be piling up against the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akapbio. Earlier accused ...

RoqeebahApril 3, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 3rd of April

Read the stories and analyses here, here and here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

Mazi EmekaAugust 9, 2016

‘Fabrication from hell’ | Akpabio denies sponsorship of Avengers

Following the accusation by the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers linking him to militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 7, 2016

EFCC ‘investigates Akpabio over N108bn loot’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has begun investigations into the allegations that former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, now ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 24, 2016

PDP Senators deny being involved in plot to impeach Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senate caucus, on Saturday, said that it was not involved in the alleged plot to impeach ...

Mazi EmekaJune 3, 2016

Why son of PDP chieftain accused of murder, walked free

An Akwa Ibom state High Court, on Thursday, acquitted the son of Albert Ukpanah, a dead Peoples Democratic Party chieftain, ...

Mazi EmekaMay 21, 2016

Akpabio, Wike, other PDP governors insist that convention will go on

Despite a court order barring the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from holding its national convention billed to hold in Port ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 17, 2016

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Yes! “Nigeria is fantastically corrupt”

  “We have got the leaders of some fantastically corrupt countries coming to Britain … Nigeria and Afghanistan, possibly the ...

Mazi EmekaMay 17, 2016

‘PDP will be united in the next 48 hours’ -Akpabio dreams

The National Assembly caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is divided over the National Chairman of the party, Ali ...

Mazi EmekaApril 15, 2016

‘APC, Melaye, used the Chibok girls to win election’ – Akpabio

Former Akwa Ibom State Governor, now Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Thursday, affirmed that the All Progressive Congress ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 16, 2016

Senator Akpabio, Sahara Reporters lock horns on Twitter (READ)

An epic war of words erupted on Tuesday night between former governor of AKwa Ibom state, Senator Godswill Akpabio and ...

Janeth JDecember 11, 2015

BREAKING: Court of Appeal upholds Akpabio’s election

Contrary to what was reported yesterday, Goodwill Akpabio’s election has been upheld by the court of appeal. Akpabio is the ...

Janeth JNovember 16, 2015

“Akpabio used to give out N3million as transport money” | Ex-Minister makes shocking revelation

A former Senator from Akwa Ibom State, John Udoedehe, has revealed that the former governor of the state, Godswill Akpabio usually ...

Janeth JOctober 17, 2015

EFCC arrests Senator Akpabio again

Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, has yet again, been detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) ...

Janeth JAugust 18, 2015

Akpabio denies turning the government house to sex haven

Former Akwa Ibom governor Godswill Akpabio has denied the report that he turned the state government house into a sex haven ...

Janeth JAugust 16, 2015

Paradigm Initiative Nigeria wants Buhari to probe Dickson, Amaechi, and Akpabio

On the breach of privacy issue, an Internet freedom advocacy group has written President Muhammadu Buhari to protest the violation ...

Janeth JAugust 7, 2015

No rift between Akpabio and Udom

So there has been alleged rift between the immediate past Governor of Akwa Ibom State and Minority Leader of the ...

Janeth JJuly 28, 2015

Akpabio named Senate minority leader

Former governor of Akwa Ibom state and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senator (Akwa Ibom northwest), Godswill Akpabio has been named the ...

Janeth JJuly 10, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: PMB rejects armored vehicles, Akpabio says he is capable, B/Haram prisoners relocated to Abuja

APC chief says Fani-Kayode is jealous of Tinubu. Vanguard Dansuki says PMB never ordered dismantling of checkpoints. This Day Buhari ...

Mallam YeroJune 23, 2015

Peterson M. Ekanem: Akpabio’s claws on Gov. Udom Emmanuel’s government

I have read Arc. Ezekiel Nya-Etok’s perspective  on the Akpabio third term cabinet in Gov. Emmanuel administration. Arc. Nya-Etok seems ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 20, 2015

Akpabio, Udom held a private meeting with OBJ today

On Friday, June 19, Senate President and some of his colleagues paid a visit to the Hilltop mansion of former ...

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