• Sen. Akpabio’s brother, Ibanga arrested by EFCC

    Sen. Akpabio’s brother, Ibanga arrested by EFCC

    Reports making the rounds on Wednesday indicated that the brother to ex-Gov Akpabio of Akwa Ibom state, Ibanga Akpabio has been arrested and detained by EFCC for defrauding one Mr. Robinson Uwak.

    According to the report, Ibanga Akpabio, who is the current deputy chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom state, was arrested by the commission in connection with fraud.

    It equally made public a telephone conversation that got Ibanga into EFCC’s

  • No rift with my successor – Sen. Akpabio

    No rift with my successor – Sen. Akpabio

    Former Akwa Ibom governor and Senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio has quell any inkling of a quarrel between him and his successor, Emmanuel Udom.

    Akpabio said the perceived rift remains in the imagination of political jobbers who want to fan the ember of disunity in the state.

    He also lampooned those who said they were out to protect the governor’s mandate, describing them as fair weather friends who want to eat where they have not sown.

    The former governor spoke at the weekend […]