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Godswill Akpabio preaches tolerance at mass defection of Nsit Atai PDP to APC

Godswill Akpabio, former Senate Minority Leader, representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District, has called on Nigerians to avoid indulging in negative political antics as the 2019 general elections approach.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State has reportedly picked Godswill Akpabio as its consensus candidate for the 2019 Senate election for Akwa Ibom North-West district 1

Akwa Ibom APC adopts Godswill Akpabio as consensus senatorial candidate

Ahead of the primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC), leaders of the party in Akwa Ibom State have unanimously adopted senator representing Akwa Ibom North West, Godswill Akpabio, as consensus candidate.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State has reportedly picked Godswill Akpabio as its consensus candidate for the 2019 Senate election for Akwa Ibom North-West district.

2019: APC picks Godswill Akpabio as consensus candidate for Akwa Ibom North-West senatorial election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State has reportedly picked Godswill Akpabio as its consensus candidate for the 2019 Senate election for Akwa Ibom North-West district.

Akwa [email protected]: Udom Emmanuel warns residents against going back to ‘internal slavery’

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has once again appealed to the people of the state to embrace his administration and reject the opposition.
President Buhari with the delegation from Akwa Ibom led by Sen. Akpabio

2019: Senator Akpabio assures of landslide victory for President Buhari in Akwa Ibom

Sen. Godswill Akpabio (APC-Akwa Ibom North-West) has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will record a massive victory in Akwa Ibom State in the 2019 presidential election.
4 President Muhammadu Buhari addressing the Leaders of the delegation, His Majesty Eze Dr. Isaac Ikonne, Enyi 1 of Aba and his delegation in an audience at the State House in Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. SEPT 14 2018

President Buhari approves dualisation of Ikot Ekpene-Aba Road

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the dualisation of the road linking Ikot Ekpene in Akwa Ibom State and Aba in Abia State.
3 The leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State have urged Nsima Ekere, the Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), to contest for the 2019 governorship election in the state.

In Pictures: Senator Akpabio, Don Etiebet, other Akwa Ibom APC leaders support Nsima Ekere...

The leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State have urged Nsima Ekere, the Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), to contest for the 2019 governorship election in the state.

Valerie Ebe: I don’t know if I’m still in PDP

A former deputy governor of Akwa Ibom State, Valerie Ebe, has said that she doesn’t know if she was still a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) or not.

Akwa Ibom government attacks Senator Akpabio over hotel project

The Akwa Ibom government on Monday launched an attack against a former governor of the state, Godswill Akpabio, over a four-star hotel built by the government during his administration.

Akwa Ibom governor to run for second term

Akwa Ibom state governor Udom Emmanuel has said he will announce his intention to run for governor for a second term on Friday.
10 Senator Godswill Akpabio addressing a large crowd of youths at Ikot Ekpene plaza who turned out to receive him on his return from Enugu where he had gone to bury his grand mother-in-law. It turned out to be a political rally.

Senator Akpabio: I didn’t say I regret making Udom Emmanuel governor

A senator, Godswill Akpabio, has denied saying that he regretted helping Udom Emmanuel to become Akwa Ibom governor in 2015.
15 Senator Godswill Akpabio addressing a large crowd of youths at Ikot Ekpene plaza who turned out to receive him on his return from Enugu where he had gone to bury his grand mother-in-law. It turned out to be a political rally.

2019: Senator Akpabio, Governor Emmanuel bicker over guber poll

A former Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, said he regretted imposing Mr Udom Emmanuel as the Akwa Ibom State Governor on the people of the state.
16 Senator Godswill Akpabio addressing a large crowd of youths at Ikot Ekpene plaza who turned out to receive him on his return from Enugu where he had gone to bury his grand mother-in-law. It turned out to be a political rally.

Senator Akpabio: I regret imposing Udom Emmanuel on Akwa Ibom as governor

Former Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, has expressed regrets for what he called “imposing” the Akwa Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel, on the people of the state.
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has commended the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, for rising above the recent distractions created by certain aggrieved politicians while rallying his people for the job of developing the state

Akwa Ibom PDP asks Senate President to declare Senator Akpabio’s seat vacant

The Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State has written to the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, demanding the immediate declaration of Senator Godswill Akpabio’s seat vacant.

Defection: We’re both guilty – Senator Akpabio tells Bukola Saraki

Former Senate minority leader, Godwill Akpabio, has said he and the Senate President Bukola Saraki are as guilty as others, as far as recent defections of lawmakers from one political party to the other is concerned.
Senator Godswill Akpabio

Defection: Senator Akpabio faces recall from Senate

A senator, who represented Akwa Ibom North-West Senatorial District in 1999, Emmanuel Ibok Essien, has revealed an ongoing plan to recall a former Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio.

Akwa Ibom APC elects new executive

The peace pact in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State was concretised on Saturday with the election of a 37-member State Executive Committee for the party by consensus during its state congress in Uyo.

2019: NDDC chief Nsima Ekere urged to enter Akwa Ibom governorship race

Abak Division Development Assembly (ADDA), a frontline political group in Abak, Etim Ekpo, Ika, Ukanafun and Oruk Anam Local Government Areas of Akwa Ibom State, has appealed to the Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Nsima Ekere, to run for the governorship seat of the state in 2019.

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