• Patience Jonathan, Rotimi Amaechi, Gov Okezie Ikpeazu, Godswill Akpabio, others at the funeral of Ojo Madueke (Photos)

    Patience Jonathan, Rotimi Amaechi, Gov Okezie Ikpeazu, Godswill Akpabio, others at the funeral of Ojo Madueke (Photos)

    The remains of former minister of Foreign Affairs, Ojo Maduekwe was laid to rest at his hometown in Asaga, Ohafia local government area of Abia on Saturday August 20th.

    Former First lady Patience Jonathan, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state and his wife, Senator Godswill Akpabio, Senator Orji, Minister of Transport Rotimi Amaechi and others attended the funeral service which held at the Presbyterian Church of

  • ICPC sets to investigate financial accounts of 7 former Governors including Amaechi, Akpabio

    ICPC sets to investigate financial accounts of 7 former Governors including Amaechi, Akpabio

    According to Report gathered by Newsmen, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has commenced investigation into allegations of financial recklesness levelled against some former governors.

    To this end, the anti-graft agency will soon invite the ex-governors for interrogation at its headquarters in Abuja.

    The questioning follows reports of a special investigations ordered into their tenures, New Telegraph reports.

    The reports of investigations submitted by a crack team known as “Chairman Special Team,” is headed by the Head of the […]

  • EFCC ARREST: Senator Akpabio returns to his Abuja home after his arrest

    EFCC ARREST: Senator Akpabio returns to his Abuja home after his arrest

    Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and Senate Minority Leader, Chief Godswill Akpabio, has returned to his Abuja residence after his arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, affirming that he has nothing to hide about his term in office as the governor of Akwa Ibom State.

    Akpabio, who was governor of the state between 2007 and 2015, was yesterday invited at about 5. 20pm to the Abuja Headquarters of the EFCC, over a petition dated June […]

  • BREAKING: EFCC arrests ex-Governor Akpabio earlier this evening over Fraud

    BREAKING: EFCC arrests ex-Governor Akpabio earlier this evening over Fraud

    A former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and incumbent Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, was on Friday arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

    The investigation shows that Mr. Akpabio was taken in by EFCC operatives at about 5.20 pm. He was said to have been accompanied a few aides and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Ricky Tarfa.

    An EFCC source confirmed the development.

    “He was brought in at about 5.20 pm accompanied by a few aides and Mr. Rickey […]