Cold war in Akwa Ibom APC over ministerial appointment
The jostling for ministering appointment within the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State is hot, especially as the party...
Revisiting PDP’s hold on Akwa Ibom State after Akpabio’s ‘uncommon defection’
After a careful observation of politicians, their trade and nuances, legendary American author, columnist and radio commentator, John Calvin...
Group gives IGP 24 hours to arrest APC governorship candidate
The Registrar, International Humanitarian and Environmental Law Institute, Professor Cyprian Edward-Ekpo, has called on the Acting Inspector of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to arrest the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Akwa Ibom State, Nsima Ekere, as ordered by the court. Edward-Ekpo also called on the Independent National Electoral Committee (INEC) to act accordingly…
In the last few months I have written many articles on the forthcoming elections, its ways and wiles, its winding ways and wondrous wiles that I am now bored.
Ex-militants demand immediate dissolution of NDDC board, MD’s sack
Ex-militants from Niger Delta region, yesterday, demanded the immediate sack of the entire board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), and removal of the Managing Director, Mr. Nsima Ekere.
Bizman donates three-storey building for Ekere’s campaign in Akwa Ibom
The governorship bid of All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in Akwa Ibom State, Nsima Ekere, received a major boost yesterday with the donation of a three-storey campaign office in Eket Council by a business mogul and political financier, Emmanuel Assam, popularly known as Emmaco. Commissioning the office along the busy Eket/Oron road, Ekere thanked the…
NDDC plans security measures against violence during poll
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) would put measures in place to prevent violence in the region during the upcoming election. This was disclosed by a reliable source close to the NDDC Managing Director, Mr. Nsima Ekere.
Governance and institutional reforms: Nsima Ekere setting the agenda
The Nigerian democratic space is bereft of ideological content and identifiable programme of activities to engage statutory governance requirements after electoral victory. The poverty of the philosophy of governance has remained the bane of the current Akwa Ibom state government occasioning adhoc initiatives and blurred vision. For Obong Nsima Ekere, this is an absurdity that…
NDDC to build auditorium at Uyo varsity
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is to build an auditorium at the University of Uyo in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
IYC urges FG to sack NDDC’s Chairman, MD
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has called for the immediate sack and resignation of Chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Board, Victor Ndoma-Egba and its Managing Director, Nsima Ekere.
Akwa Ibom youths endorse President Buhari, Ekere
Christian Youths Leaders Assembly in Akwa Ibom State at the weekend endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for the 2019 presidential election.They also endorsed the managing director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Nsima Ekere, for governorship of the state.