Akwa Ibom awards N100 billion road contracts, gets Buhari’s nod to construct Federal roads
On interstate and local government roads, the commissioner said a lot of work were ongoing
How we will monitor Bayelsa governorship poll — TMG
TMG says it observed the pre-election processes in the state
Nigerian Civil Defence Corps deploys 10,000 personnel for Bayelsa poll
The governorship election holds on December 5
Political killings still happening in Rivers, APC guber candidate, Peterside claims
Mr. Peterside says no one has been punished for the killings during elections.
Akpabio did well, but I’ve done better – Akwa Ibom Gov. Emmanuel
The governor says his administration is not an appendage of the Akpabio administration.
Immigration warns foreigners to keep off Bayelsa guber polls
The immigration particularly warns ECOWAS nationals.
Looted funds: Buhari must account for every kobo recovered – Niger Delta Group
The group says every recovered loot must be channeled into the federal and states budgets before they are used.
Nigerian Customs destroys N11.5 million smuggled frozen chicken, fish in Benin
About 1,205 cartons contained imported frozen poultry products.
Bayelsa Police strengthen security ahead governorship election
Mr. Arase is expected to address police officers deployed to ensure security during the election.
Akwa Ibom leaders reject plan to build nuclear plant in the state
Leaders of the state have been persistent in rejecting the federal government proposal.
Finally, Akpabio’s ‘world-class’ Akwa Ibom hospital opens 6 months after launch
For now, medical examination is free at the Ibom Specialist Hospital.
Akwa Ibom trains emergency workers for ambulance services
The government is to spend N500 million on the project.
Bayelsa Election: We didn’t endorse Seriake Dickson – MEND
The group accused Mr. Dickson of paying a group of thugs to use the name of MEND to endorse his ambition
High court stops Eze Ndigbo installation process in Benin
The case was adjourned till December 22.
Bad road causes death of 36 members of Nigerian transport union in 3 months – Official
“The association took the decision to fill the potholes to save the lives of our members and also protect our vehicles.”
Fuel scarcity bites harder in Auchi, hits N180 per litre
“I cannot understand what is happening in this country. We have fuel, but we still suffer to buy”.
Nigeria govt earmarks $25bn for investment in transport, energy
The government says it will not measure its success by macroeconomic indicators.
FRSC records 18 deaths, 39 road crashes in Akwa Ibom
Sixteen of the crashes which involved 194 persons were fatal.
Delta governorship: APC asks Appeal Court to set aside tribunal ruling
The tribunal validated the election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of the Peoples Democratic Party.
Akwa Ibom APC leaders renew court battle for party’s governorship ticket
The Abuja court had struck out the case by John Akpanudoedehe.