ITU LOCAL GOVERNMENT SAGA: WHY GOVERNOR MAY SACK ELSIE ESARA

The embattled Chairman of Itu Local Government Transition Committee, Mrs. Elsie Esara, may be on her way out of office, according to a source...

ACTING PRESIDENT’S VISIT TO AKWA IBOM STATE, A HARVEST OF GAINS

-EKONG SAMPSON  By: Edifon Abasi-obot The visit of the Acting President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN to Akwa Ibom State has...

APC PROTESTS PDP STOPPAGE OF LIVE RADIO INTERVIEW

Controversy has continued to dog a private radio station in Uyo, Planet FM 101.1 following its interruption of a live broadcast interview with the...

SUPREME COURT VICTORY: A’IBOM SPEAKER HAILS GOV EMMANUEL, PDP

  Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aniekan Bassey, on Wednesday described the Supreme Court affirmation of the victory of...

FAYOSE STORMS ZENITH BANK TO WITHDRAW HIS MONEY

  Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Thursday stormed Zenith Bank in Ado Ekiti to withdraw money from his bank accounts earlier frozen by the...

GOV FAYOSE DUMPS PDP, PICKS SUCCESSOR FROM ANOTHER PARTY

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has suggested that he might choose his successor from another political party instead of the PDP. Speaking with...

2019: NSIT UBIUM PDP REJECTS ESSIEN ESEMA AS POLITICAL LEADER

  Ubium South extraction of Nsit Ubium Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the Special Assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on Petroleum...

DISGRUNTLED ELEMENTS WANT ME OUT AS APC NATIONAL CHAIRMAN – OYEGUN

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun, Thursday explained that his loyalty to the present administration led by...

BUHARI DEPARTS FOR NEW YORK, TO VISIT LONDON

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday for New York, to join other world leaders at the 72nd Session of the United Nations...

UDOM RESHUFFLES CABINET, TASKS NEW COMMISSIONERS ON SERVICE DELIVERY

By Ndifreke AKPAN Governor Udom Emmanuel has sworn in two fresh hands, they are Barr. Ibanga Akpabio and Prof. Victor Bassey Inoka as Commissioners...

NBS Labour Force report shouldn’t be politicised, says AILM

  ...Commends Gov Emmanuel on job creation A foremost sociopolitical group in Akwa Ibom State, Akwa Ibom Liberation Movement - AILM, has frowned at attempts to...

AKWA IBOM IS NOT EKITI – EKONG SAMPSON

Special Adviser to the Governor of Akwa Ibom State on Political/Legislative Affairs and Water Resources, Rt. Hon. (Barr.) Ekong Sampson has said that those...

CONTROVERSIAL CONGRESSES: PDP ON A FAMILIAR PATH

The dream of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for rancour-free congresses might have been defeated going by reports on the conduct of its two...

BE AGENTS OF UNITY NOT VICES, GROUP WARNS ‘IIKOT EKPENE SENATORIAL...

The Reformation Agenda, a Sociocultural and Sociopolitical Group that projects the interest of Essien Udim Local Government Area and its people, has warned miscreants...

YOU ARE ON YOUR OWN, CHRIS EKPENYONG TELLS AKPABIO

  Senator Godswill Akpabio's kinsman and former Deputy Governor, Dr Chris Ekpenyong, has described the defection of the former Senate Minority Leader as his personal...

2019 ELECTIONS: PDP PICKS ATIKU AS PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

As members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) gears up for the party’s National Convention, Ibom Telegraph reliably gathered that one of its founding...

2019: INI PDP CANVASSES SUPPORT FOR UDOM, OKAYS EMMANUEL UKPONG-UDO

Chapter Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in INI Local Government Area, Mr. Emmanuel Umah, has reassured Governor Udom Emmanuel of the overwhelming...

2019: UDOM HAS NOT ENDORSED ANYBODY –EKONG SAMPSON 

By: Edifon ABASI-OBOT Governor Udom Emmanuel has been exonerated from the claims that some politicians seeking elective offices at various levels in Akwa Ibom State...

ESSIEN UDIM ASSEMBLY SEAT: NSE NTUEN NEVER QUALIFIED FOR ELECTIONS –...

Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Essien Udim State Constituency, Barrister Esse Umoh, has said that the self-acclaimed winner of the March...

2019: A’IBOM APC MUST STAY UNITED TO WRESTLE POWER – SENATOR...

...Declares for AKS 2019 Guber The need for stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State to get over disagreements arising from...

MKPAT ENIN POLITICAL CRISIS – HOUSE MEMBER PUTS RECORD STRAIGHT

The member represent Mkpat Enin State Constituency in the State House of Assembly, Engr. Otobong Ndem, in reacting to a recent publication by a...

EKITI GOVERNORSHIP: UDOM URGES THE PEOPLE TO VOTE FAYOSE’S DEPUTY, ELEKA

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has urged all people in Ekiti State to vote for the standard bearer of the Peoples Democratic...

LG POLLS: APC READS RIOT ACT TO AKISIEC, PDP

Stakeholders of the Action Congress APC Sunday warned that there would be dire consequences should the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) government in the...

SHETTIMA BLAMES JONATHAN, MODU SHERIFF FOR THE EMERGENCE OF BOKO HARAM

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has blamed the state's former governor, Ali Modu-Sheriff and ex-President Goodluck Jonathan for the emergence of the Boko...

LOCAL GOVERNMENT CHAIRMANSHIP: UBONG AKAI LAUDS UDOM AS ESIT EKET STAKEHOLDERS...

  A leading aspirant for the Esit Eket Local Government Council Chairmanship, Prince Ubong Akai, has lauded Governor Udom Emmanuel’s effort to enshrine governance at...

STATE DEBT PROFILE! AKWA IBOMITES USED AS LOAN COLLATERAL – SEN...

...Faults Udom Over Nonpayment Of Workers Salary ...Insists Akwa Ibom Allocation Higher Than Entire South-East, North East States The secrecy surrounding the debt profile of Akwa...

NIGERIA LIKE 10-STOREY BUILDING ON BUNGALOW FOUNDATION – PANDEF

By Idongesit Ashameri The Chairman, Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga (Rtd) has described Nigeria as a 10-storey building standing on a...

LOOTED FUNDS: OBA TO FACE PROSECUTION, BAN BY U.K GOVERNMENT

The allegation of embezzlement of public fund leveled against former Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Bassey Albert Akpan (OBA), who is currently...

A’IBOM 2019: APC, EKERE, AKPABIO IN FOOL’S PARADISE – PDP

The Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to accusation by the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its stakeholders...

2019: DAVID LAWRENCE IS COMPLETING MY TERM, HE CANNOT THWART ZONING...

The immediate past state House of Assembly member who represented Eket State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom House of Assembly, Hon. Ayang Akanimo Ayang,...

NIGERIANS SEE ME AS A POLITICAL LIAR – LAI MOHAMMED

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that being the face of opposition for so long before joining the government at...

FINALLY, SENATE ENDS FRICTION WITH PRESIDENCY

The Senate has agreed to end the rift between the National Assembly and the Presidency. Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Sen. Sabi...

DEFECTION TO APC: CHRIS EKPENYONG DISPELS RUMOUR

Former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Christopher Ekpenyong, has dispelled  rumour making the rounds that he has ditched the Peoples Democratic Party...

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