Why search for oil in North-East is misplaced priority – Ex-Akwa Ibom Senator

The Senator, who in the immediate past administration represented Eket Senatorial District of Akwa Ibom State, Helen Esuene ,on Sunday adduced reason why the current search for crude oil deposit in the North-East region of the country was a misplaced priority. Addressing a religious meeting of Celeries at the Villa Marina Hotel, Eket, Akwa Ibom […]

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“Your personnel are going to be our next casualties if you go ahead and repair bombed facilities”, Avengers warn ExxonMobil

THE row between Niger Delta Avengers, NDA and ExxonMobil over alleged bombing, last Monday, of the company’s Que Iboe 48-inch Crude Oil Export Pipeline degenerated weekend, as the militant group threatened to target the company’s workers instead of blowing up its facilities. NDA also renewed its warning to oil companies operating in the region not […]

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Falana describes Akwa Ibom Appeal Court Judgement as a fraud

The senior advocate of Nigeria Mr Femi Falana today on Channel’s Tv described the Appeal Court Judgement of Akwa Ibom State Governorship Election as fraud, against the integrity of the Judiciary. The Legal luminary and human right activist said that the judgement contradicted both the Supreme Court Precedents and the Constitution, he warned the All […]

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Why I was quizzed by EFCC — Ex-Governor Akpabio

A former Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, has given insight into why he was interrogated for several hours on Friday by operatives of Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Speaking with a PREMIUM TIMES reporter shortly after he left the EFCC headquarters late on Friday night, Mr. Akpabio admitted that […]

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How I drugged, decapitated my girlfriend’s brother over N750,000 – Suspect

THIRTY-FIVE years old Steven Anowa, from Njikoka Local Government Area in Anambra State, presently cooling his heels with the police in Akwa Ibom State, has related how he butchered 31-year-old Daniel Bassey Solomon, the brother of his girlfriend at his one-room apartment in Itu Street, Uyo, the state capital. The suspect, Steven Anowa holding the […]

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