Akwa Ibom State Government had years ago announced that the former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, now a Minister, Senator Akpabio’s Privet Jet worth millions of dollars.
Sen. Akpabio Private jet was said to had worth N15,750,000,000 as at june, 2012.
When contacted the then Commissioner for Information, Mr. Aniekan Umanah, who is now serving in the Green Chamber as member representing Abak Federal Constituency, he said the Private Jet belongs to the Akwa Ibom State Govenment.
Akpabio’s new private jet was manufactured in 2011 and he bought it in 2012, the jet is called Gulfstream Jet, with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) registration number N224BH.
The Jet was purchased by the Bank of Utah Trust account and was handled by a trust attorney at the bank and delivered to Sen. Godswill Akpabio.
The most interesting part of these data is that, when we carried a check on the Sen. Akpabio’s Private Jet flight track, the flight track system reveals that the Private doesn’t have any records of Nigerian travel track.
The private jet only flies from Nigeria to US and within the US skies. below are the Flight Tracking Records.
Origin Destination Departed Arrival
28-Sep-2012 GLF4/Q Westchester County (KHPN) Cologne Bonn (EDDK / CGN) 11:50AM EDT 12:28AM CEST (+1) (?) 6:38
28-Sep-2012 GLF4/Q Savannah/Hilton Head Intl (KSAV) Westchester County (KHPN) 07:00AM EDT 08:42AM EDT 1:42
24-Sep-2012 GLF4/Q Westchester County (KHPN) Savannah/Hilton Head Intl (KSAV) 11:23PM EDT 01:05AM EDT (+1) 1:42
24-Sep-2012 GLF4/Q Dusseldorf Int’l (EDDL / DUS) Westchester County (KHPN) 08:20PM CEST 10:21PM EDT 8:01
06-Aug-2012 GLF4/Q Westchester County (KHPN) Malaga (LEMG / AGP) 01:49PM EDT 02:42AM CEST (+1) (?) 6:53
05-Aug-2012 GLF4/Q William P Hobby (KHOU) Westchester County (KHPN) 08:01PM CDT 12:06AM EDT (+1) 3:05
03-Aug-2012 GLF4/Q Dallas Love Field (KDAL) William P Hobby (KHOU) 08:48AM CDT 09:25AM CDT 0:37
01-Aug-2012 GLF4/Q William P Hobby (KHOU) Dallas Love Field (KDAL) 03:53PM CDT 04:35PM CDT 0:42
01-Aug-2012 GLF4/Q Dallas Love Field (KDAL) William P Hobby (KHOU) 10:49AM CDT 11:26AM CDT 0:37
29-Jul-2012 GLF4/Q William P Hobby (KHOU) Dallas Love Field (KDAL) 10:05AM CDT 10:47AM CDT 0:42
28-Jul-2012 GLF4/Q Bangor Intl (KBGR) William P Hobby (KHOU) 01:40PM EDT 04:30PM CDT 3:50
28-Jul-2012 GLF4/Q Dusseldorf Int’l (EDDL / DUS) Bangor Intl (KBGR) 11:44AM CEST 12:44PM EDT 7:00
Sen. Godswill Akpabio who the most admired politician in Nigeria lost his second term senatorial seat to his top rival Sen. Ekpeyong but was appointed a Minister of Niger Delta, one of the most lucrative portfolios in the executive cabinet.
Akpabio’s private is one of the most expensive private jets owned by Nigerian politicians.
Stay with us as we will analyze more Sen. Akpabio’s private jet and other politicians private jet.