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Senate passes Petroleum Industry  Reform  Bill

By Victor Effik. The senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on Thursday , 25th May ,2017 passed first tranche of the Petroleum Industry Bill

Gas flaring: Oil companies to face Senate panel

Chairman, Senate Committee on Gas Resources and the sponsor of Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill 2017, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan, has

Sen. Albert presents report on Joint Cash Calls

 AS SENATOR ALBERT PRESENTS REPORT ON SENATE JOINT COMMITTEE ON JOINT CASH CALLS By Anny MICHAELS For a lot of reasons many will admire the tenacity

One year later: A scholars’ testimony

AFTER THE OBA SCHOLARSHIP TEST Priscilla Christopher …so the Senator OBA scholarship Test came and went amidst high expectations from scholars who

Senator Albert facilitates SMEDAN Post Seasonal intervention Training in Uyo

By Anny Michaels No fewer than 120 constituents recently benefited from the post seasonal intervention training facilitated by Distinguished Senator

Senator Albert: Celebrating A Good Man

By Anny MICHAELS The recent training organized for over 120 youths drawn from Akwa Ibom North East in Uyo and subsequent empowerment of these youths

TRULY OBA IS  WORKING

TRULY OBA IS  WORKING (By Victor Efik) Chairman,  Senate Committee on Gas resources, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan (OBA)  today,  9 March,  2017

Towards repositioning the Oil and Gas industry for requisite investment

The 8th Senate is poised to getting the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill passed and in lieu of this, the Senate joint committee on Petroleum

YIEDP

Are you a University graduate from Uyo senatorial District with maximum of 5 yrs post NYSC and a viable business idea? The Central Bank of Nigeria

Senator OBA wins scholarship achievement award

A couple of weeks ago, i was nominated alongside other eminent Nigerians as a potential recipient of the prestigious patriotic service award.

Oversight Visit to NLNG Plant in Bonny Island

As part of the resolve of the Senate Committee on Gas Resources,to see into ways of harnessing the oil and gas sector towards improving its

Senator Bassey Albert’s LEAD DEBATE ON INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION BILL 2016 (SB 86)

LEAD DEBATE ON INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION BILL, 2016 (SB 86) SPONSOR: Senator Bassey Albert Akpan Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, I shall start

Another honor for an honorable man!!!

Senator Bassey Albert has been nominated in the Scholarship Achievement category of the Patriotic Service Awards 2016. 1. INTRODUCTION In furtherance

Payment Schedule for our first batch of Scholars

This is to bring to the notice of our scholars that payment of fees for the 81 scholars, who were successful in the selection examination held in May

Senator OBA on AIT ‘Inside the Parliament’

Tomorrow , Tuesday 6th September 2016, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan will be the guest on the AIT news current affairs programme ‘Inside the

Oil industry bosses visit Senator Bassey Albert

The Executive team of NLNG including the out going and the incoming Managing Director, Babs Omotowa and Tony Attah ,respectively accompanied by the

SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT EDUCATIONAL EMPOWERMENT SCHEME (IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO ALL SCHOLARS!!!)

SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT EDUCATIONAL EMPOWERMENT SCHEME IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO ALL SCHOLARS Congratulations! We are pleased that you made the merit

SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT: RE-ENGINEERING THE GAS SECTOR THROUGH LEGISLATION

By Victor Effik Statistics made available by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) show that Nigeria ranks first in Africa in Gas reserves and

Senator OBA Empowerment scheme

As part of my continuous empowerment of the people of Akwa Ibom North-East senatorial district, the following programs are available for

The journey so far

Today marks 365 days (one year) since I was sworn into the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to represent the good people of Akwa Ibom North

INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE NNPC/CHEVRON GTL PROJECT

SENATE QUERIES ESCALATED PROJECT COST OF $10.3 BILLION DOLLARS AGAINST APPROVED COST OF $2.95 BILLION DOLLARS The Senate Committee on Gas Resources

Still On The Job: An Oversight Function in Warri

With other senators of the Gas Committee at Obodougwa community (for siting of a road pipe crossing ); Ashaka community (for siting HDD crossing Ase

Senator Bassey Albert Educational Empowerment Scheme: Publication of 2016 Qualifying Test Result & Scholars

Congratulations!!! We have kept our earlier promise to publish the result of the qualifying examination and names of the first set of scholars for

Senator Bassey Albert presents a motion to address the economic state of the nation

MOTION: AN URGENT NEED TO ADDRESS THE PRESENT ECONOMIC STATE OF THE NATION. Sponsor: SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT AKPAN (AKWA IBOM NORTH-EAST SENATORIAL

Senator OBA Scholarship scheme applicants list

The list of qualified and unqualified applicants for the Senator OBA scholarship scheme has been released. Of the 1044 applicants that indicated

Counting down to first 365 days as Senator, Akwa Ibom North East (Uyo) senatorial district

Counting down on Senator Bassey Albert Akpan (OBA)’s first year in office,   Numerous empowerment items arrived liaison office to be

FURTHER UPDATE – Senator OBA Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme

To Whom It may Concern Within the period of application, we received one thousand and forty four (1044) applications from students of our Akwa Ibom

Announcement : SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT AKPAN EDUCATIONAL EMPOWERMENT SCHEME

Contact: Senator Bassey Albert Constituency office, Plot Plot E-7, Opposite Sun Centre, Ewet Housing Estate, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

ELECTORAL ACT AMENDMENT: Senator Albert Bassey supports Card reader working for collective interest

  Senator Albert Bassey supports Card reader working for collective interest A Bill for an Act to amend the Electoral Act 2010 to include the

PDP sweeps A’Ibom re-run elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Akwa Ibom state has won all the seats in last Saturday’s re-run elections held in the state. The senatorial

RE-ORGANISATION OF NNPC: OBA CALLS FOR CONSULTATION

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Gas Resources, Senator Bassey Albert has called on the Federal Government to immediately engage all the relevant

SATURDAY ‘S RE-RUN ELECTION IN AKWA IBOM: SEN. ALBERT CALLS FOR TOTAL SUPPORT FOR PDP CANDIDATES

The Senator representing Uyo Senatorial District and Chairman, Senate Committee on Gas Resources, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan has called on his

SENATE COMMITTEE ON GAS VISITS NNPC, EXPRESSES WORRY OVER BRASS LNG

The Senate Committee on Gas Resources on Monday, 15th February, 2016 visited the headquarters of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to

Senator Albert Bassey Akpan expresses satisfaction on Supreme Court judgement

Reactions have continued to trail the Supreme Court’s judgement affirming the election of Udom Emmanuel, as the Governor of Akwa Ibom.Senator

Senate Albert Bassey supports Senate To Investigate Manitoba/TCN Deal

The Senate is to investigate the circumstances surrounding the preparation, execution and implementation of the management services contract for the

Senator Albert Akpan’s Contribution On 2016 Budget Proposal

As the debate on the 2016 budget enters its second day, Senators have continued to express divergent opinion on the feasibility of its

PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE This is to notify the general public that some unknown persons have been using fake accounts purporting to be mine to dupe members of

SENATOR ALBERT ON ENDING GAS FLARING

The Chairman Senate Committee on Gas, Albert Bassey Akpan has harped on the need for Nigeria key into the plan by the World Bank to end gas flaring

Senator Albert Donates!!!

Senator Albert builds and donates a five hundred capacity hall in Ewet housing Estate, Uyo; well furnished with modern facilities, to members of his

Senator OBA fetes constituents

… Rallies support for Gov. Udom Emmanuel The Senator representing Akwa Ibom North East, Obong Bassey Albert has called on the people of the

Domestic Gas usage to shore up in 2016

The Chairman Senate Committee on Gas and Senator representing Akwa Ibom North East, Obong Bassey Albert says he is confident the demand for domestic

OBA Under 20 Unity Football Competition: Discovering new talents for the future

In fulfillment of his selfless service to his Senatorial District, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan set up the Uyo Senatorial District Constituency

Senator Albert Bassey’s Contributions to Abandoned Projects in Nigeria

The Senate has condemned the high rate of abandoned projects in the country. A motion raised by Senator Suleiman Nazif revealed that there are over

Senator Bassey Albert calls for the restoration of ban on rice imports through land borders

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Gas, Albert Bassey Akpan has join his voice with the Senate asking the Federal Government to restore ban earlier

Inaugural meeting of the Senate Committee on Gas

AN ADDRESS DELIVERED BY DISTINGUISHED SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT AKPAN; CHAIRMAN, SENATE COMMITTEE ON GAS, AT THE INAUGURAL SESSION HELD IN THE NATIONAL

Senate oversight in Lagos : Dangote, Globe Motors, Coscharis.

Senate oversight in Lagos : Dangote, Globe Motors, Coscharis. We must industrialize to sustain the economy and provide jobs for our youths.

Senator Albert Bassey to lead National youth protest against Federal Government over Mismanagement of Treasury Single Account

The Senate on Wednesday asked its committees of Finance, Banking and other Financial Institutions and Public Account to  investigate the operation

The senate ad-hoc committee on Works inspecting gully site in Akwa Ibom State

The senate ad hoc committee on Works just inspected the gully site which has cut off the Calabar – Itu Road with the Chairman of the committee Sen

SENATOR BASSEY ALBERT AKPAN (OBA) ATTENDS INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION CONFERENCE IN SWITZERLAND

The Senator representing Akwa Ibom North East Senatorial District, Obong Bassey Albert Akpan is part of the delegation of the Eight Senate of the

BREAKING NEWS: OBA WINS AGAIN!!!!!!!!!

  The Election Petition Tribunal has nullified elections in 38 polling units in Uyo Senatorial District in the case of Emmanuel Obot versus

Structure of 8th Senate will stabilize Nigeria’s Democracy – OBA

…Reels out empowerment plans for Uyo Senatorial District people Obong Bassey Albert (OBA) is the Senator representing Akwa Ibom North East (Uyo

Senator Bassey Albert Moves First Motion in Senate

Senator Bassey Albert has drawn the attention of the senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the deplorable state of the Ikot Ekpene-Itu-Calabar

Senate Puts Matters of National Interest on the Front Burner

  [divider type=”1″] [column col_md=’6′] [/divider] The Senate on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 commenced plenary session with

Senator Bassey Albert on the expectations from the Senate on the state of roads in the country

Watch Senator Bassey Albert on the expectations from the Senate on the state of the Ikot Ekpene – Itu Calabar Highway

Senator Bassey Albert presents motion on the floor of the Senate

The Motion on “The state of disrepair and total collapse of the Ikot Ekpene -Itu -Calabar Federal highway” sponsored by Senator Bassey

Senator Bassey Albert Moves First Motion in Senate

  Senator Bassey Albert has drawn the attention of the senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the deplorable state of the Ikot

Senate Puts Matters of National Interest on the Front Burner

The Senate on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 commenced plenary session with the swearing in of Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso having missed the inaugural swearing