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Akpabio didn’t bribe Abdulrasheed Bawa, AGF Malami – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has rubbished the report that Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs bribed its chairman Abdulrasheed Bawa with 350,000 dollars.

Wike bombs Akpabio: ‘You lack morality to ask S/South govs account for 13% derivation’ 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has taken a swipe at the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for accusing governors in the region of mismanagement of 13 percent derivation fund.

NDDC: Malami opens up on collecting bribe from Akpabio

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, (SAN) has denied the allegation that he collected gratification from the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio in respect of the appointment of a Sole Administrator for the NDDC.

Don’t drag me into NDDC contract scam – Ibori warns Akpabio

Former Delta State Governor, James Ibori has told Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio not to drag him into contract scam at the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

NDDC contract saga: Orji Kalu replies Akpabio

Former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has reacted to report by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio that he was one of the beneficiaries of the contracts awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

Akpabio lied: Uduaghan opens up on NDDC contracts

Former Governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan has branded Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio a liar for saying that he was one of those who benefitted from contract award by the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

NDDC should focus on missing funds not works done, Kalu replies Akpabio

Senate Chief Whip, Dr. Orji Kalu, said on Monday that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) had not paid contractors that handled roads he facilitated in Abia.

NDDC probe: Akpabio lists Ibori, Orji Kalu, others awarded contracts

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godswill Akpabio has linked two former governors of Delta State James Ibori and Emmanuel Uduaghan to contracts awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

Senate swears in Akpabio’s conqueror, Ekpenyong

The Senate on Thursday sworn-in Senator Christopher Ekpenyong of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), representing Akwa-Ibom North-West Senatorial District in the National Assembly.

Akpabio inaugurates N1. 69 billion project

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, on Sunday inaugurated erosion control project at Ibiaku and Nduetong Oku communities in Uruan and Uyo Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Akwa Ibom.

NDDC: Niger Delta Minister dragged to court

A non-governmental organisation, the Legal Defence and Assistance Project (LEDAP) has filed a suit before a Federal High Court, Abuja challenging the powers of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, to constitute an interim management committee to run the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC.

N1.9bn water hyacinth contract: Group demands sack of Akpabio

A group, Delta Youth Renaissance, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, for alleged incompetence and corruption.

NDDC owes over N2 trn – Senator Akpabio

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, has stressed the need for redirecting the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) affairs, saying that the commission has over N2 trillion debt to settle.

Senate screening: Akpabio, Akume asked to take a bow and go

Senator Godswill Akpabio and Senator George Akume, who are part of President Muhammadu Buhari's ministerial nominees have been asked to take a bow and go by the senate.

Akpabio’s Traducers at work again

Contrary to the report on the reason for the recent purported raid by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) of a business premises reportedly owned by Senator Godswill Akpabio over alleged diversion of generators and hospital equipment, the report has been refuted in its totality by sources close to the Senator, adding that the report is totally unfounded, fabricated and baseless, as Senator Akpabio does not own any business premises in the said vicinity, or anywhere for that matter.

The coward called Godswill Akpabio

Those that do not have the courage of their convictions and that do not have the guts to stand against tyranny when under fire are not worthy of being called men: they are little better than beasts.

Akpabio denies sponsoring Tu Baba’s protest

Senate minority leader and former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio has denied involvement in the ongoing proposed nationwide protest spearheaded by Tu...

EFCC to confiscate Akpabio’s properties over alleged fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is intensifying investigation on Sen. Godswill Akpabio, the ex-Governor of Akwa Ibom State. The EFCC is investigating allegations that...

Akpabio denies ownership of Lekki Gardens

Funsho Arogundade Former Akwa Ibom State governor and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio has denied ownership or any link to the Lagos Lekki Gardens where...

Appeal Court upholds Akpabio’s election

A Court of Appeal has upheld the election of Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio. In reaction to the judgement, Akpabio said" My election has just...

Rise against PDP, Akpabio’s impunity, Attah urges Akwa Ibomites

Former Akwa Ibom State governor and elder statesman, Obong Victor Attah,has described the verdict of the Akwa Ibom State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal which...

Akpabio’s Arrest: CACOL hails EFCC

Kazeem Ugbodaga The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL) has hailed the effort of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at bringing the corrupt politicians...

N108.1bn Fraud: Akpabio back in EFCC custody

Former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, has returned to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for more questioning after he was...

Akwa Ibom North West: Okori alleges plot to scuttle appeal as APC blasts tribunal

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Akwa Ibom North West, Inibehe Okori, has raised alarm over what he believes are efforts by the...

EFCC arrests Ex-Gov. Akpabio over alleged 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...

Akwa Ibom North West: Okori optimistic Appeal Court will deliver justice

There was outrage yesterday by supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and people of Akwa Ibom North-West following the National and State Assembly...

Akwa Ibom Senate: Lawyer tells tribunal that 205,519 persons can’t cast 444,505 votes

The Akwa Ibom National and State Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Monday reserved judgement in the suit instituted by...

A/Ibom Senate: Akpabio’s nomination did not follow due process, Ex-aide tells tribunal

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) closed it's defence in the Akwa Ibom North West senatorial district on Saturday with its last witness saying the...

Akwa Ibom Senate: Akpabio closes case with no-show

Former Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio on Thursday closed his case at the tribunal without testifying before it. Akpabio is a respondent...

Akwa Ibom Senate: Godswill Akpabio’s witnesses fumble at tribunal

A mild drama played out at the Akwa Ibom National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday in Abuja when suddenly one of the witness...

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