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The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and the Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, have ended their feud.

Following the withdrawal of his case filed at the Federal High Court in Abuja, which sought to challenge his Senate re-election loss, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress for Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District in the February 23 Senatorial election, Godswill Akpabio,

President Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, has won in the polling unit of Senator Godswill Akpabio in Akwa Ibom State.

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has denied insinuations that he asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to stop the probe of a former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, after the latter joined the All Progressives Congress last year, The PUNCH is reporting.


The chieftain, a long-standing political kingmaker, popularly called Mentor by Ini politicians, defected on Friday at a rally at Methodist School, Mbiabong Ikot Udofia, Ini, with thousands of supporters, including a serving local government supervisor, two chapter executive members, 56 ward executive members and six former councillors

Governor Godswill Akpabio

The argument ensued when the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, refused to allow former Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, to contribute to a Point of Order raised by Senator Bassey Akpan.