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Tears as Former Nigeria governor dies in hospital

- The circumstances surrounding the death of idiongesit Nkanga has not been disclosed. - Nigeria has witnessed some high profile death amid the COVID-19 Pandemic. A former military governor of Akwa Ibom state, idiongesit Nkanga has reportedly died of an undisclosed ailment. Nkanga who was the chiarman of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) reportedly died on Thursday, December 24 in a hospital. a political associate and a family member of the Late governor confirmed the incident to premium times. The late Nkanga

  3 months ago
Tears as Former Nigeria governor dies in hospital

Gov Udom, APC National Secretary, Others Pay Last Respect To Former Military Governor, Nkanga

The Akwa Ibom State governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel Gabriel has today, Saturday 6th February, 2021 paid his last respect to the first indigenous and former military governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga rtd. The Akwa Ibom governor who took minutes to recount the good deeds of late Nkanga, said that the former military governor was a man he trusted with his whole life. He maintained that Nkanga's humility, sincerity, outspokenness, loyalty and commitment to set goals were the

  2 months ago
Gov Udom, APC National Secretary, Others Pay Last Respect To Former Military Governor, Nkanga

Former Nigerian Governor Who Died From Covid-19 Complications Is Laid To Rest Today

Air Commodore (retired) Otuekong Idongesit Nkanga (27 January 1952 - 24 December 2020) a Native of Ikot Nya in Nsit Ibom was a Nigerian former Air Commodore. He was governor of Akwa Ibom State in Nigeria from September 1990 to January 1992 during the military regime of General Ibrahim Babangida, handing over to an elected civilian Governor at the start of the Nigerian Third Republic. He died on 24th December, 2020 following complications from COVID-19. Idongesit Nkanga died before the eve of Christmas Celebration.

  2 months ago
Former Nigerian Governor Who Died From Covid-19 Complications Is Laid To Rest Today

Group slams Akpabio over absence at Nkanga’s funeral

A group has condemned the absence of former Akwa Ibom State Governor Godswill Akpabio during the funeral of Idongesit Nkanga, the first indigenous military governor of the State. Akwa Ibom Transformation Ambassadors (AKITA) said in a release “we deem it appropriate to condemn in strong terms, this atrocious and strange attribute, and to banish it from our clime”. The socio, political and economic group “advise Senator Godswill Akpabio to eschew political vendettas and embrace statesmanship, which is catalytic

  2 months ago
Group slams Akpabio over absence at Nkanga’s funeral

Hot Breaking News This Morning, August 16, 2020

1. Boko Haram: President, service chiefs should speak out — Nkanga National Chairman of Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, the mouthpiece of Niger-Delta people, Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga, retd has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and all service chiefs to speak up on matters concerning Boko Haram. The PANDEF chair said, “I think it is the President that has to answer the question himself because some of them have tried to give answers in the past and did not answer the question. “To get the volume

  8 months ago
Hot Breaking News This Morning, August 16, 2020

Akwa Ibom State Government Loses Her Former Military Governor.

The Former Military Administrator of Akwa Ibom state, Air Commodore (Rtd), Otuekong Idongesit Nkanga, has been reportedly dead. He was born in 27th January 1952 and died at the age of 68, after his Doctors tried everything to salvage his health Situation, but become worsened by the total collapse of his kidneys. Until his demise, the former military administrator was an Elder of Qua Iboe Church and the National Chairman, Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum (PANDEF). The Spokesman of PANDEF, Ken Robinson, confirmed

  3 months ago
Akwa Ibom State Government Loses Her Former Military Governor.

2023: Why South-East should produce next president – Clark, Nkanga

As race for the 2023 Presidency begins in earnest, a few distinguished Nigerians have canvassed power shift to the South. Elder statesman, leader Edwin Clark, on his element stated: “Nigeria’s team spirit demands that North and South have to rotate the workplace of president and after President Buhari serves his 8 years, presidency have to return to the South and specially go to the South-East region in 2023. Consistent with him, “a few humans argue that they want individuals who are shrewd, who have integrity

  9 months ago
2023: Why South-East should produce next president – Clark, Nkanga

R.I.p Former Governor of Akwa-lbom state died At 68

Air Commodore (Rtd) Idongesit Nkanga (born 27 January 1952) and former Governor of Akwa lbom state is dead. The Late Air Commodore hails from Nsit Ibom local government Area of Akwa lbom,Mr Nkanga passed on in an undisclosed hospital in Uyo on the eve of Christmas. He serveded as a military Governor of Akwa lbom state from 1990 to January 1992 during the military regime of General Ibrahim Babangida. Until his demise, he served as the chairman of Pan Niger Delta forum (PANDEF). During his Tenure as the Governor

  3 months ago
R.I.p Former Governor of Akwa-lbom state died At 68

We can’t force South-South govs to meet over regional security — Nkanga

…Says Confab report empowers states to create outfits By Chioma Onuegbu Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga (retd) is a former military governor of Akwa Ibom State. He is the National Chairman of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF. In this interview, he speaks on the state of the nation, especially plans to have a security outfit for the South-South geopolitical zone. Also read: NDDC Board Members: Senate screens Odubu, Okumagba, 14 others today You recently said PANDEF has formed a committee to reach out to South

  1 years ago
We can’t force South-South govs to meet over regional security — Nkanga