Agba Jalingo: Gov. Ayade breaks silence, claims detained journalist tried to overthrow Buhari
Mr Ayade says he is working for the release of the journalist.
Akwa Ibom re-run election: Police arrest 79 suspects
Police say electoral materials were recovered from the 79 suspects.
University recalls student suspended for calling vice chancellor ‘foolish’
The student made the comment in a Facebook post.
Bayelsa Governorship: Tribunal dismisses Green Party petition against Lyon
The petitioner applied to withdraw the petition.
Akpabio loses again as PDP wins rerun elections in Akwa Ibom
Some election officials were held hostage in the Akwa Ibom area, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said.
Thugs molest journalists covering Akwa Ibom elections
There have been reports of pockets of violence in the elections.
Senate, House rerun ongoing in Akwa Ibom despite APC withdrawal
INEC had earlier said the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, could not step down as a candidate.
Police officer helps dispose body but not released for murder trial — Official
Akwa Ibom State Attorney-General speaks on the killing of an entertainer last year.
Ayade’s critic released from detention seeks release of Agba Jalingo
Mr Jalingo, the publisher of CrossRiverWatch, is facing treason charges.
Wildlife expert, in emotional video, appeals for alternative to bushmeat in Nigeria
Mr Eniang said hunger remained a major challenge to biodiversity conservation in Nigeria and Africa.
Police chief orders arrest of Inspector over death of Akwa Ibom woman
The incident happened at the police headquarters, Uyo, on Thursday.
Woman dies after police officer shoved her, family says
The officer denies the claim, but witnesses say he was not being truthful.
Court grants bail to Ayade’s critic charged with terrorism
Mr Odok was arrested by the police on September 26 in Abuja and taken to Calabar by road.
Why I endorsed Obaseki for second term – PDP BOT member
Mrs Danjuma had on Sunday endorsed Mr Obaseki’s re-election during a town hall meeting in Lagos.
INEC rejects Akpabio’s withdrawal from senatorial rerun election
The commission said it was too late for the former senator’s name to be replaced with another.
Why I asked police to arrest Akwa Ibom comedian – Commissioner
The commissioner is angry that the artiste published his private phone number and house address on Facebook.
I was almost killed for defending Oshiomhole – Edo deputy governor
“I was brutalised for Comrade Oshiomhole. I laid down my life for him; threw my family through the fence for safety when I was attacked for his sake.”
N166bn debt: Electricity Coy begins mass disconnection in four South South states
PHED says it is being owed by customers in Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross River and Rivers State.
Edo APC governorship aspirants forge front against Gov. Obaseki
The aspirants say they want to save Edo State from relapsing into abyss.
Group demands development commission for Akwa Ibom oil-producing communities
“The Akwa Ibom State Government should, as a matter of expediency, set up the Oil Mineral Area Development Commission (AKSOMPADEC) without delay.
Wike to Benin Monarch: Resolve Oshimohole, Obaseki feud
Mr Wike called on traditional rulers in the South South zone to work for the unity to drive development in the zone.
Navy seize 1,439 bags of smuggled rice in Akwa-Ibom
The arrests were made along the Unyenge, Effiat, and Mendoro creeks between December 2019 and January by Navy officers and men on routine patrol in their gunboats.