Posts Tagged ‘Senate Minority Leader’

Akpabio endorses Wike for 2nd term, as Wike accuses Amaechi of forming Cult group

The Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has en­dorsed the Rivers State Governor, Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, for another term in office. Senator Akpabio said that he is supporting Wike for another term because Rivers State needs his wealth of experience in devel­opment for total transformation. He described Governor Wike as the best performing governor […]

Count Senator Akpabio out of your phantom assassination plot – Aide

Anietie Ekong, Special Assistant on Media to the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has roundly condemned what he termed as ”self-serving article ” by online newspaper, Sahara Reporters. In a widely circulated statement, Aniete Ekong said ; The attention of the Senate Minority Leader and former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio […]

20 serving APC Senators join PDP…

Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has said 20 serving senators of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are ready to join the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) once the leadership crisis in the PDP is resolved. Also the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu dismissed defectors from PDP to APC in the South […]

APC Senators Vehemently Reject N5000 Monthly Unemployment Allowance For Youths

The Senate has rejected  a motion sponsored by Philip Aduda (PDP, FCT) asking for the payment of a N5, 000 monthly allowance to unemployed youths in the country. In a manner characteristic of the Upper House of the National Assembly, Philip Aduda’s motion was greeted with shouts of “no, no” even as he tried to explain it. Brave attempts by the […]

I Wasn’t Arrested, I Decided to Honor EFCC’s Summon – Akpabio

Senator Godswill Akpabio who was interrogated for about 5 hours by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday 16th October 2015, has shed light on the events that led to the incident. “A young lawyer from my state has petitioned the EFCC accusing me of corruption,”  “Before I got involved in an accident in […]