The constituency briefing/empowerment program which held on Friday 20th April , 2018 was a hugely successful event which attracted the creme of the society and thousands of our constituents. Watch the highlights of the event on my Youtube channel by clicking the link below if you missed the live streaming of the event. https://t.co/NecmytHzHw
LEAD DEBATE ON INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION BILL, 2016 (SB 86) SPONSOR: Senator Bassey Albert Akpan Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, I shall start the lead debate on this very important Bill with the adage that no country has ever become rich by exporting raw materials and in modern terms, advanced services sector. The more a country specializes in the production of raw
SENATE QUERIES ESCALATED PROJECT COST OF $10.3 BILLION DOLLARS AGAINST APPROVED COST OF $2.95 BILLION DOLLARS The Senate Committee on Gas Resources chaired by Senator Bassey Albert Akpan yesterday, 6th June, 2016 commenced investigations into NNPC/Chevron Escravos Gas to Liquid (GTL) project and queried the rationale behind the escalation of project cost from the approved cost of $2.95 billion to
Senator Albert Bassey supports Card reader working for collective interest A Bill for an Act to amend the Electoral Act 2010 to include the use of Card Reader in the electoral process has scaled Second Reading on the floor of the Senate. In his contribution on the Bill, the lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North East and chairman senate committee
The Senate Committee on Gas Resources on Monday, 15th February, 2016 visited the headquarters of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to meet with the officials of the corporation as part of its agenda to reposition the gas sector. Leading the committee on the visit, Chairman, Senate Committee on Gas Resources, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan said the visit of the
Reactions have continued to trail the Supreme Court’s judgement affirming the election of Udom Emmanuel, as the Governor of Akwa Ibom.Senator representing Akwa Ibom North East and Chairman Senate Committee on Gas, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan who spoke on Thursday in Abuja praised the apex court for doing justice to the case and improving on the country’s jurisprudence.
The Senate is to investigate the circumstances surrounding the preparation, execution and implementation of the management services contract for the Transmission Company of Nigeria. The Bureau of Public Enterprise (BPE) transferred the management of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to the Hydro International Nigeria Limited, also called Manitoba. Lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North East Federal Constituency and Chairman Senate