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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Akpabio resigns as Senate Minority leader

Senator Godswill Akpabio
Former Governor of Akwa Ibom, Senator Godswill Akpabio has resigned as the Minority Leader of the 8th Senate.
Mr. Jackson Udom, his media aide said his resignation letter was dated August 4.
A copy of his resignation letter dated August 4, addressed to the Deputy Minority Leader, Senator Emmanuel Bwacha was made available to AFRICAN PARLIAMENTARY NEWS.
In the said letter, Senator Akpabio thanked the Senate leadership, the minority leadership, all distinguished Senators, his party the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the opportunity to lead the PDP Caucus in the last three years.
Senator Akpabio is expected to be received into the All Progressives Congress (APC) at a rally in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
Akpabio represents Akwa Ibom North West in the Senate and served as the governor of oil-rich Akwa Ibom State between 2007 and 2015.

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