X-Raying Senator Bassey Albert’s Educational Empowerment Initiatives

By Promise Etim According to a renowned humanitarian and United Nations Assistant Director of Education, Stefania Giannini, ‘’Education is the bedrock of a just society in the Post-COVID world’’. In an era of limited opportunities coupled with economic and social imbalance, accessing funding for education is a key concern that has discouraged many from advancing […]

Enabling Laws Key To Developing Nigeria’s Oil & Gas Industry – Sen. Albert

By Promise Etim Despite being ranked the 10th largest producer globally and the most prolific in Sub-Saharan Africa, Nigeria is yet to reach its potential in terms of the development of the Oil and Gas sector. This was the key highlight of a keynote address delivered by Senator representing Akwa Ibom North-East and Chairman Senate […]


By Victor Effik On Friday, June 11, 2021, Distinguished Senator Bassey Albert Akpan (OBA), senator representing Akwa Ibom North East (Uyo) Senatorial  District will be marking his second year of his second term in office as a senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, making it a total of six years since he was elected […]

6th Year Anniversary

Press Release SIX YEARS OF STEWARDSHIP: Celebrating God’s Marvellous Works Today, June 11, 2021, berths my sixth year of eventful service in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, having been first elected in 2015 and re-elected in 2019 to represent Akwa Ibom North East Senatorial District. This anniversary comes with solemnity; a time […]

Bassey Albert Akpan delivers $10 billion to resolve the knotty EGTL riddle

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Mikky Attah ( Twitter @mikky_princess ) Culled from The Nation Newspaper At stake for Nigeria had been the EGTL.  You probably might have seen EGTL recurring periodically in the news over the years, and vaguely  wondered what it stood for, before passing on to read other news. The EGTL debacle lasted through both the 6th and […]

Local content: Extend policy beyond petroleum sector, Akpan urges senate in bill amendment

BY   ETORO-OBONG INYANG The senator representing Akwa Ibom North East senatorial district , Bassey Akpan has urged the Senate to extend the nation’s local content policy beyond the oil and gas industry. Akpan- chairman, Senate committee on petroleum resources upstream made the called at yesterday’s second reading and debate on a bill sponsored by Senator […]


Distinguished Senator Bassey Albert (OBA), Leader of Akwa lbom Caucus in the National Assembly on Wednesday 26th June, 2019  organised a one day Women Entrepreneurial development training in partnership with Small and  Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and  AIMAM Integrated Synergy  on the theme : Women Entrepreneurship Development at Senator OBA Liaison office, […]

Dispute Settlement: Federal Government of Nigeria Honors Senator Bassey Albert

..by Promise Etim. In recognition of his selfless services and commitment to the growth of the nation, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has singled out Senator Bassey Albert Akpan (OBA) for a meritorious award billed for today,Thursday 9th January, 2020 in Abuja. It was gathered that the special role played by the lawmaker in the settlement of […]


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By Imoh Etimudo Memories of the Dinner & Award Night for the 2019 Press Week of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Akwa Ibom State Council will linger longer. It was a toast of class and glamour. NUJ was able to parade the best of Akwa Ibom in politics, business and religion. Big boys filled […]