Tag: Godswill Akpabio

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Bernard DayoMarch 8, 2019

The Late 5: Fire engulfs INEC office in Akwa Ibom; Federal government refute report of earth tremor in Abuja | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Senator Akpabio withdraws suit challenging election defeat Former Senate minority leader, Godswill ...

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Bernard DayoJanuary 21, 2019

The Big 5: Buhari behaving like Abacha, planning to rig elections – Obasanjo; Gunmen attack Adamawa community, raze Catholic seminary | Other top stories

Here are the top stories you should be monitoring today: Buhari behaving like Abacha, planning to rig elections On Sunday, ...

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tosin adesinaNovember 28, 2018

The crisis in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly needs to end now

The crisis rocking the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly took a dramatic turn on Tuesday as five suspended members ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 20, 2018

Forgetting his vice, President Buhari cautions religious leaders, Nnamdi Kanu resurfaces in Jerusalem | Other top stories of the week

These are the stories that drove conversation this week. The Kano government discredited a video portraying Governor Abdullahi Ganduje personally ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 17, 2018

Having only resumed last week, this is how Nigerian senators decided to spend today

After all the political rumblings that took place the past few weeks, the Nigerian Senate, who after postponing their resumption ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 24, 2018

The Late 5: Owerri court releases 114 Imo women held in detention, Gov. Ortom alleges threat to his life | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: An Owerri high court on Friday granted the unconditional release of ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 14, 2018

The Big 5: Saraki meets Obasanjo behind closed doors, Falconets cross over to World Cup quarter finals | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki,  on Monday held a closed-door meeting ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 8, 2018

Today’s Noisemakers: Godswill Akpabio, Gimba Kakanda, Olukemi Mabayoje‏ and others

Every day on the Nigerian Internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 8, 2018

The Late 5: The ‘Uncommon Defector’ finally moves to the APC; Saraki says Senate ready to reconvene for INEC budget I More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has on Wednesday said that the Senate ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 8, 2018

Just In: Former Chairman of the PDP Governors Forum, Akpabio finally joins APC

Following weeks of speculations about his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC), the immediate past Governor of Akwa Ibom, ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 7, 2018

The Late 5: Osinbajo shows Lawal Daura the exit door at DSS; Saraki, Dogara calls off NASS leadership meeting I More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS) in the early ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 7, 2018

BREAKING: Godswill Akpabio resigns as Senate Minority Leader

Godswill Akpabio, the senator representing, Akwa Ibom North senatorial district has resigned his position as the minority leader of the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 7, 2018

The Big 5: We evacuated football fans in Russia with $1 million- FG; Akpabio rounds off consultations, meets Tinubu I More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Federal Government says the evacuation of 355 stranded Nigerian football ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 6, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 6th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: #YNaijaEssays: A written history of Nigeria’s great film epochs ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 5, 2018

The Late 5: Kano Deputy Gov, Hafiz Abubakar resigns; Akpabio holds meeting with Buhari in London I More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Professor Hafiz Abubakar, the deputy governor of Kano has resigned his ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 2, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 2nd of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Fayose is the leader Nigeria really needs – CAN ...

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AzeezNovember 1, 2017

Just In: Buhari, Akpabio in closed door meeting at Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with Senate Minority Leader Godswill Akpabio at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. ...

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EditorSeptember 26, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] How Udom Emmanuel is “shielding” Akpabio from investigation

There is a strange connivance between two individuals at the moment which is a case of elites versus masses. In ...

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EzinneSeptember 20, 2017

The Thread: “Akwa Ibom state inspires me” | Celebrating the achievement of AKS

Akwa Ibom state turns 30 years old on September 23rd and Etubom Uyai Iban celebrates the state’s achievements. See below: ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 13, 2017

PDP’s achievements is there for all to see – Godswill Akpabio

Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom North-West, PDP), says his colleagues in the All Progressives Congress (APC) are welcome to join his ...

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AzeezJune 15, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversation today

These are the top five stories that drove conversation today. THIS GOVERNMENT WON’T TAKE HATE SPEECHES LIGHTLY – OSINBAJO Yemi ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 15, 2017

Saraki’s trial stalled economic growth – Akpabio

Minority leader of the senate, Godswill Akpabio, says the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 26, 2017

Pius Adesanmi: If you can destroy one street light without consequences…

by Pius Adesanmi Due to rampant abuse and corruption, President Buhari has ordered the scrapping of special intervention funds for ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 21, 2017

UPDATE: We’ll reclaim Uba’s seat -Akpabio

by Dolapo Adelana The Senate Minority Leader, Chief Godswill Akpabio, says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would challenge the defection ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 16, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. Just In: Court orders permanent forfeiture of N34bn linked to ...

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AzeezFebruary 16, 2017

EFCC seizes Akpabio’s wife’s school

by Azeez Adeniyi The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has seized a school allegedly belonging to Unoma Akpabio, wife ...

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AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

It’s senseless to think i will sponsor protest against a govt I am part of – Akpabio

Senate minority leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has denied rumours that he is the sponsor of a planned march to be ...

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AzeezJanuary 27, 2017

20 APC senators ready to defect to PDP – Akpabio

Senate minority leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has said 20 serving Senators of the All Progressives Congress are ready to join ...

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ToluJanuary 19, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: The PDP has just lost another Senator in the House but is still in denial of a crisis

Senator Nelson Effing, representing Akwa Ibom South in the upper Chamber, has announced his defection from the PDP to the ...

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