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Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio Collapses, Flown To UK For Treatment



The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godwill Akpabio reportedly collapsed yesterday at a function in the state and rushed to an undisclosed hospital in the United Kingdom, News Punch has exclusively learnt.
This is following the defection of former governor of the State, Victor Obong Attah from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party to the opposition All Progressives Congress. Attah publicly endorsed the APC candidates in the State, despite being a BoT member of PDP.
Since the governor’s collapse, his close aides, family members and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have been keeping the news from the reach of the media.
But, a source, close to the governor, who pleaded anonymity confided in reporters that the governor collapsed yesterday and had since be rushed to an undisclosed UK hospital