The Peoples Democratic Party has berated former Governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, over his alleged plots with the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Obong Nsima Ekere
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The youths described the endorsement as an act that could only have been carried out by ungodly persons.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the dualisation of the road linking Ikot Ekpene in Akwa Ibom State and Aba in Abia State.
Akpabio, alongside Sen. Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), led delegation from Akwa Ibom State APC on a courtesy visit to Buhari at the presidential villa on Monday.
Some human right lawyers have said there was no truth in the allegation that the former Senate Minority Leader and representative of Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District, Senator Godswill Akpabio, defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress to avoid being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
The controversial comment by the former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, that he would lead the “invasion” of the state in 2019 the same manner the infamous Adolf Hitler did to Poland, has continued to generate dust and anger among indigenes and stakeholders in the state.
The position of the police was contained in a statement by the spokesman of the Akwa Ibom State Police Command, DSP Odiko MacDon.
The President gave the assurance when he spoke to a correspondent of the Nigeria Television Authority on arrival from London on Saturday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after his 10 working days vacation
A Human Rights lawyer, Frank Tietie, has advised that the seat of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, be declared vacant since he had defected to another party.
Akpabio made this known in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on Monday.
The group spoke at a press conference while the chieftains spoke at different occasions.
Misau, in a statement, urged Nigerians to disregard such empty talk by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress
He said this at Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom, during the official defection of former Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio from Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress.
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, has described as unfortunate the decision of the Senate minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio to join the All Progressives Congress.
National chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, stirred the huge crowd at Ikot Ekpene Stadium in Akwa Ibom State, with his fiery speech and dance steps.
But he warned the plotters to drop their sinister move because it is not “possible for a lizard to wrestle an antelope”.
The 55-year-old former governor of Akwa Ibom formally defected from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party to All Progressives Congress at a mega rally held at the Ikot Ekpene township stadium.
No fewer than 30 APC’s senators and members of National Working Committee were on hand to receive the ex-senate minority leader, Akpabio.
Akpabio’s resignation is coming a day before his planned defection from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress.
Staff who went in before the total blockage of the National Assembly by the DSS operatives, have equally been sent out