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2019: Udom Emmanuel picks Moses Ekpo as running mate

Ahead of the 2019 gubernatorial elections, Akwa Ibom State Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel has announced his Deputy, Mr Moses Ekpo, as his running mate.
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Udom Emmanuel: Troublemakers in Akwa Ibom already sewing military uniforms

Udom Emmanuel, the Akwa-Ibom State governor, has raised the alarm over threats by troublemakers to disrupt the 2019 governorship election in the state.
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Oyo hosts federal government’s special town hall meeting Thursday

Oyo State Government will, on Thursday, host another edition of the Federal Government’s special town hall meeting.

Akwa Ibom church leaders back Udom Emmanuel for second term

Church leaders under the aegis of Spiritual Fathers Forum on Wednesday reaffirmed their support for the second term bid of Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel.
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Udom Emmanuel accuses APC of plot to foment crisis in Akwa Ibom

Emmanuel Udom, Akwa Ibom State governor, said on Thursday that his office had got briefs of plans by the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), to cause mayhem in the state.
Governor Udom Emmanuel

Akwa Ibom church leaders back Udom Emmanuel’s re-election bid

Church leaders under the aegis of Spiritual Fathers Forum (SFF) has affirmed their support for the re-election bid of Akwa-Ibom State Governor, Emmanuel Udom.
[File] Nigeria's Senate leader, Bukola Saraki, announces that he would stand to become the main opposition candidate in 2019's presidential elections in Abuja, Nigeria, August 30, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

2019: Bukola Saraki emerges Atiku Abubakar’s campaign chief

The presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party for the 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has appointed Senate President Bukola Saraki as the director-general of his campaign organisation, according to a report.

PDP: EFCC under instruction to carry out sting operation against Ayodele Fayose

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the Presidency had directed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to carry out a sting operation to arrest and incarcerate indefinitely the former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose.
77 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.

PDP: Godswill Akpabio has turned himself into agent of violence against Akwa Ibom

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday took Senator Godswill Akpabio, former Akwa Ibom State governor, to the cleaners over alleged plot to cause crisis in the state, describing him as agent of violence against the state he once governed.

Suspected assassins attack Udom Emmanuel’s ex-aide

An alleged assassination attempt was yesterday made on a former Special Assistant to Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel on Electoral Matters, Mfon Udeme.

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.

Udom Emmanuel justifies investment in Ituk Mbang hospital

Akwa-Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel at the weekend inaugurated a remodelled Methodist General Hospital, Ituk Mbang in Uran Local Government Area as part of the projects line up to mark the state’s 31st anniversary.
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President Buhari meets APC caucus as Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari last night met with caucus members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the presidential villa, Abuja.
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State on Friday, declared his intention to seek re-election, saying his current performance would return him to the Government House.

Governor Udom: Senator Akpabio lied on projects he claimed to have executed

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, yesterday carpeted Senator Godswill Akpabio, his predecessor in office, for alleged false claim about projects he executed while in office.
Governor Udom Emmanuel declares his intention to run for a second time as Akwa-Ibom governor at a rally... August 25, 2018. Twitter-MrUdomEmmanuel

2019: Governor Udom urges Akwa Ibom people to ignore opposition

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has charged the people of the state not to panic over former governor Godswill Akpabio’s defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC), saying his move would not deter him from winning a second term in office.

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.
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.

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