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Sexual Assault: Akpabio Instructs His Lawyers To Sue Joy Nunieh For Defamation

Sen Godswill Akpabio is leaving no stone unturned to clear his name in the barrage of allegations brought against him by the former acting MD of the NDDC, Joy Nunieh. The former gov of Akwa Ibom state and the current minister of the Niger delta, Sen godswill akpabio has instructed his lawyers to sue the former NDDC MD, Joy Nunieh for defamation. Recall the former MD had told newsmen at the heat of the crises rocking the NDDC, that the Minister had tried to sexually assault her, an action which earned him a slap

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Sexual Assault: Akpabio Instructs His Lawyers To Sue Joy Nunieh For Defamation

POLITICS

Akpabio recommends Ita Enang, Udoedehe and Dr. Ita Udosen for suspension from the party

Not fewer than three chieftains of the All Progressives Congress are summoned by Senator Godswill Akpabio and will face suspension.

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Akpabio recommends Ita Enang, Udoedehe and Dr. Ita Udosen for suspension from the party

POLITICS

How I Was Pressured to Spend N10 billion as Palliatives - Joy Nunieh

The former acting managing director at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh has alleged that she was pressured to spend the sum N10 billion as Christmas palliatives in 2019 but she refused. The former NDDC Managing Director made the allegation on Friday, July 17, when she appeared before the House of Representatives committee investigating the affairs of theNDDC, The Nation reported. Nunieh told the committee that if she had given in to the pressure, each of the state under the operations

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How I Was Pressured to Spend N10 billion as Palliatives - Joy Nunieh

POLITICS

Akpabio Denies Asking Former NDDC Manager To Sleep With Him

The current minister of Niger Delta, Dr Godswill Akpabio has denied the allegations raised against him by forrmer Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commision, Joi Nunieh. Miss Joi Nunieh has on Monday accused the minister of sexually harrasing her in his guest house in Abuja. She added that the minister wanted to sleep with her but she refused to accept the minister's proposal which lead to a misunderstanding between them. Joi Nunieh claims that she slapped the minister after he wanted to sexually

  2 years ago ago
Akpabio Denies Asking Former NDDC Manager To Sleep With Him

POLITICS

BREAKING: Major Breaking News Right Now In Nigeria. 15th July 2020

After spending days in detention, Magu has been finally released.The suspended EFCC acting-chairman was released on Wednesday evening, July 15. Mohammed Sani-Omolori, the clerk of the National Assembly has been sacked. Sani-Omolori was sacked alongside 149 others by the National Assembly Service Commission. Gender activists under the auspices of the Movement Against Rape and Sexual Violence visited the House of Representatives on Wednesday to seek action against rape and other sexual crimes. Wife to the Governor

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BREAKING: Major Breaking News Right Now In Nigeria. 15th July 2020

POLITICS

How Senator Akpabio Donated Relief Materials To IDPs In Ikot Ekpene

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has donated relief materials to vulnerable persons at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp, in Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.Senator Akpabio who was represented by Dr Patrick Umoh, Chief Press Secretary, Mr Anietie Ekong and Senior Special Assistant to the Chairman of the Presidential Monitoring Committee on the NDDC, Mr Clement Ikpatt made the donation to the Catholic Bishop of Ikot Ekpene, Bishop Camillus Umoh.

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How Senator Akpabio Donated Relief Materials To IDPs In Ikot Ekpene

POLITICS

There is No Scintilla of Truth in All The Allegations Peddled Around By Ms. Nunieh : Anietie Ekong

The Minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio has described sexual harassment allegations against him by Ms. Gbene Joi Nunieh, the erstwhile Acting Managing Director of the Interim Management Committee, of the Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC) as a litany of lies. Joy Nunieh in an interview she granted recently accused the Minister of corruption, sexual and workplace harassments, pipeline bombings, secret cult activities, abuse of office, amongst other. In addition, the Minister in a statement issued

  2 years ago ago
There is No Scintilla of Truth in All The Allegations Peddled Around By Ms. Nunieh : Anietie Ekong

COVID

Corruption Allegations: Akpabio Blows Hot, Threatens to Get Back at Joy Nunieh

Barely few hours after fromer acting Managing Director of NDDC IMC, Mrs. Joy Nunieh showered myriads of corruption allegations on the minister for Niger Delta Afffairs, Godswill Akpabio, the minister has responded like a terrible adrenaline rush. He has threatened to take Nunieh to court while denying all allegations and dubbing them as false allegations. In a statement issued by his special assistant on media Anietie Ekong, signed Friday in Abuja described all the allegations as “cornucopia of false, malicious

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Corruption Allegations: Akpabio Blows Hot, Threatens to Get Back at Joy Nunieh

POLITICS

Why I Promise Contractor 20bn If They Return To The East - West Road - Akpabio

The Federal Government through the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has urged the contractors handling the construction of the East-West road to return to the site within the next one week for the continuation of work. Senator Godswill Akpabio Senator Godswill Akpabio (C) Etimbuk Starry Umana Senator Godswill Akpabio handed down the order at a tripartite meeting with officials of the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), managers of the Presidential Infrastructure Developm

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Why I Promise Contractor 20bn If They Return To The East - West Road - Akpabio

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Uzodinma Will Pay For The Death Of Ikonso-IPOB, Benue Monarch Held In Military Custody, Another Evades Arrest.

Why I met twice with EFCC chairman same day — Akpabio.Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has dismissed a news report in an online media (not Vanguard) that he was on Wednesday detained and questioned by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, after an attempt to bribe its chairman with $350,000.

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Today's Headlines: Uzodinma Will Pay For The Death Of Ikonso-IPOB, Benue Monarch Held In Military Custody, Another Evades Arrest.

POLITICS

Akpabio Is Threatening To Sue Former NNDDC Director General Nunieh,For Defamation of Character

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has threatened to sue the former Acting Executive Director of the Interim Management Committee, IMC, of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Ms. Joy Nunieh, for alleged defamation of character. Senator Akpabio said that he had already instructed his lawyers to file the necessary appeals on his behalf with a competent court against Ms. Nuniel's defamatory statements. Special Envoy of the Minister of Media, Anietie Ekong, said in a statement

  2 years ago ago
Akpabio Is Threatening To Sue Former NNDDC Director General Nunieh,For Defamation of Character

POLITICS

Honourable minister Godswill Akpabio denies allegation of Joi Nunieh

The honourable minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio denies allegation been levelled against her by Miss Gbene Joi Nunieh the acting managing director of the interim management committee of the Niger Delta development commission also known as NDDC. Ms Joi Nunieh in an interview accused the minister of so many illicit offenses ranging from corruption, sexual and workplace harassment, pipeline bombings, secret cult activities, abuse of office and so on to mention but a few. The honourable minister described

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Honourable minister Godswill Akpabio denies allegation of Joi Nunieh

POLITICS

I’m Satisfied With My Wife – Akpabio Denies Allegations From Former NCDC Acting MD, Joy Nunieh

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has denied assaulting Joy Nunieh, the past acting Managing Director of NDDC, the Niger Delta Development Commission. In an affidavit published by Anietie Ekong, his media aide on Wednesday, the 15th of July, Akpabio rejected making any advances of assault against the past NDDC Managing Director.  The past Governor who marveled why she didn't speak out until the time when the senate is investigating the NDDC, he said that he is satisfied with his wife. Akpabio

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I’m Satisfied With My Wife – Akpabio Denies Allegations From Former NCDC Acting MD, Joy Nunieh

POLITICS

Senator Akpabio Distances Self From Jailed Professor Who Rigged 2019 Election

Following a ruling given by the Court that a Professor should be jailed in prison for two years, as his penalty for rigging the 2019 Senatorial election in Akwa Ibom State, the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has distanced himself from the University Don, maintaining that he

  1 year ago ago
Senator Akpabio Distances Self From Jailed Professor Who Rigged 2019 Election

POLITICS

Wikes Action Are Suspicious, Has He Forced Entry Into Nunieh's House

A former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joi Nunieh. in an interview in Abuja, accused the Minister of sexually harassing her, claiming that she slapped him in the process. But Akpabio, in a statement by his Special Adviser Media, Anietie Ekong, described the allegation as malicious and libellous. On the live interview on Monday with Arise News former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joi Nuniehon on her words explain why she

  2 years ago ago
Wikes Action Are Suspicious, Has He Forced Entry Into Nunieh's House

CRIME

Akpabio Denies The Accusation Of Sexual Assault, Calling It A "Litany Of Lies"

The Minister said Ms. Nunieh’s attacks are both personal and sponsored, saying those afraid of the truth, and who wish to bury it from seeing the light of the day, are strenuously behind Ms. Nunieh’s vicious campaign of calumny.Of Lies". Niger Delta Minister Godswill Akpabio has called the allegations of sexual harassment made against him by Ms. Gbene Joi Nunieh, former Acting Executive Director of the Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), a litany of lies. In a recent

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Akpabio Denies The Accusation Of Sexual Assault, Calling It A

POLITICS

Godswill Akpabio Reacts To Rape Allegations By Joy Nunieh

Godswill Akpabio has denied the se.xual allegations levelled against him by Joy Nunieh, former managing director of the Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission. The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs described the allegations as “wayward” and “nauseating”, saying he “is happily married and contented with his wife”. “…Let it be known that there is no scintilla of truth in all the allegations peddled around by Ms. Nunieh. They are simply false!,” the former Akwa Ibom

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Godswill Akpabio Reacts To Rape Allegations By Joy Nunieh

CRIME

NDDC: Akpabio opens up on sexual harassment allegation by Joy Nunieh

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has today denied the allegations of sexual assault levelled against him by the former Managing Director of Interim Management Committee, IMC( subsidiary of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC) Joy Nunieh. Senator Akpabio while speaking through a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media, Anietie Ekong said the allegation was false and libellous. According to him, it was a devious campaign by the former Managing Director to bring discredit

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NDDC: Akpabio opens up on sexual harassment allegation by Joy Nunieh

POLITICS

Senator Akpabio to sue former NDDC MD, Mrs Joy Nunieh for false accusation of sexual harassment

Recall that former NDDC chairman Mrs Joy Nunieh in an interview has accused former Akwa ibom governor and present senator and also the minister of Niger delta affairs Senator Godswill Akpabio of allegedly asking her to defraud the Niger Delta of huge amount of money which she said she practically declined and this has resulted to deferent issues. It is also no longer news of the incident that transpired in the compound of Mrs Joy, when the mobile police visited and broke in and governor Wike rescuing her. Senator

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Senator Akpabio to sue former NDDC MD, Mrs Joy Nunieh for false accusation of sexual harassment