Senate Presidency: why Akpabio defects to APC

Fresh facts have emerged on why Senator Godswill Akpabio, a former Senate Minority Leader and former governor of Akwa-Ibom State, dumped his party, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and defected to All Progressive Congress, APC two months ago. Our source, a member of the senate disclosed that the Akpabio left PDP in a quest to become the Senate President should APC wins the 2019 presidential election. According to our source, who wouldn’t want his name in print, Akpabio was promised to lead the Senate Chamber in the course of APC returning…

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Navy impounds boats, arrests four suspected smugglers

Navy impounds boats, arrests four suspected smugglers By our reporter with agency report The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base (FOB), Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom, has arrested four suspected smugglers, and seized their  boats and outboard engines used in illegal bunkering and smuggling of contraband goods into Nigeria. The Commanding Officer, FOB, Captain Yusuf Idris, disclosed this development to newsman on Sunday. Idris said his men also seized 62 drums of automotive gas oil which were being moved in a wooden boat from Rivers into Akwa Ibom…

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