Drama in Akwa Ibom assembly as five members ‘sack’ speaker
The seats of the five, who defected to APC had earlier been declared vacant by the assembly.
Delta 2019: Obasanjo endorses Okowa for second term
The former president commissions landmark projects In Delta State.
Akwa Ibom Assembly asks Gov Emmanuel to name airport after Attah
Mr Attah, the second governor of the state, will be 80 on Tuesday
Akwa Ibom Assembly sacks four more lawmakers who defected from PDP to APC
The PDP in the state has thrown its weight behind the leadership of the state assembly for declaring the lawmakers’ seats vacant.
APC youth protest at Akwa Ibom Assembly over lawmaker’s sack
The protest has continued after the youth were addressed by the police commissioner.
2019: Akwa Ibom student group endorses Buhari, Ekere
The student association says the current Akwa Ibom governor is not paying bursaries and scholarships.
Gunmen opened fire on us – Rivers APC governorship candidate, Tonye Cole
Mr Cole said on Twitter, Saturday, the incident happened at Old Bakana on Friday.
Akwa Ibom Assembly bars sacked lawmaker from attending sitting
The sacked lawmaker, Idongesit Ituen, represented the Itu state constituency.
APC faults N80bn Bayelsa International Cargo Airport project
The party says the project has taken a heavy toll on the welfare of civil servants and the infrastructural needs of the state.
Court remands five for alleged attempt to rob governor
Suspects initially planned to approach the EFCC under the whistle blowing policy after discovering a room stuffed with cash in Mr Dickson’s country home.
Nigerian govt finally ready to start Ogoni clean up – Minister
The minister says the Ogoni Trust Fund has mobilised $180 million for the exercise.
Navy launches operation `chase thief’ in Niger Delta
“Ani-Oforifori’’ means “Chase Thief’’ in Kalabari language in Rivers.
Gov. Emmanuel present N670.72bn Akwa Ibom budget for 2019
The budget is christened “Budget of Industrialisation for Poverty Alleviation.”
You can’t have Igbo king in Cross River – Traditional rulers
The traditional rulers were reacting to the plan by the Igbo community in the state to “install/coronate” E. A. Ezenweanyi as the Eze Ndigbo of Cross River State.
Cross River’s Superhighway: It’ll take over 100 years to recover construction cost – BudgIT
There have been concerns that the projects could plunge Cross River into huge debt.
Bayelsa lawmakers oppose incessant deployment of police officers
The lawmakers say the incessant deployment of police commissioners to the state is worrisome.
Bonga Oil Spill: Victims urge FG to prevail on Shell to pay $3.6bn fine
Artisanal rlier imposed a $3.6 billion fine rtisanalon Shell for discharging 40,000 barrels of crude into the Atlantic Ocean.
Ex-Bayelsa security adviser accused of rape appeals denial of bail
Court of Appeal adjourns ruling to a later date to be communicated
Why work is yet to begin on Cross River’s superhighway three years after groundbreaking – Official
State government says over 20 investors have shown interest in the project.
Four abducted Catholic priests regain freedom in Delta
The captors had earlier demanded for N4 million as ransom to effect their release.