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Albert Bassey Akpan

29 Sep
The Senate, yesterday, enjoined all multinational and Nigerian oil and gas companies to relocate to their operational bases. The decision followed the adoption of a motion jointly sponsored by Senator Albert Bassey Akpan ...
2 Jun 2020
Two senators from Akwa Ibom State Albert Bassey Akpan and Christopher Ekpenyong have expressed their disappointment over non confirmation of Mary Uduk who has been the acting Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) director general.
28 Feb 2020
The Senate is considering stiffer penalties for individuals and corporate entities engaged gas flaring in with effect from January 1, 2021.The Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill, 2020, which was sponsored by Senator Albert Bassey Akpan...
15 Oct 2019
From the Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, came yesterday a disclosure that the non-passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill ( PIB) has discouraged investments in the oil sector...
26 Jan 2017
The 2017 N7.29 trillion budget proposal was subjected to critical scrutiny at the Senate yesterday with senators picking holes in several sectorial allocations.
21 Jul 2016
Investigation by the Senate into the implementation ‎of the Joint Venture Cash Calls Obligation by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) was stalled yesterday by the absence ...


The Police in Nasarawa State has arrested a woman alleged to have stolen a three-year-old toddler in the state.
18 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged a stronger emphasis on people-to-people relations between South Africa and Nigeria to evolve a bond that will be of benefit to both countries and the African continent.
32 mins ago
Justice Ambrose Allagoa of a Federal High Court, Lagos has set aside a committal proceedings by Rite Foods Ltd, against the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) over allegations of trade mark infringement.
36 mins ago
The police command in Kwara says there is no relocation of bandits or kidnappers to the state as claimed by Are Onakakanfo of Yoruba Land, Chief Gani Adams.
47 mins ago
From the World Cup in Qatar to the midterm elections in the United States, here are six events which are likely to mark the coming year.