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Commissioner Defends Government As Cross Riverians Debates Constitutionality Of Aviation Minstry

By David Agabi The establishment of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Aviation by the Cross River Governor, Sir Ben Ayade has receives hue and cry from different stakeholders, politicians and citizens across board, regarding the legality of such ministries. The raging debate arose as some said the constitutionality of such ministries would be put […]

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Nigeria State And The Menace Of Kerosene And Gas Stations Proliferation

By David Agabi Naturally, Human Inclination is geared towards bettering his lot in terms of health, wellbeing and longevity, welfare and peace which systematically uplift his status in the society. This, therefore, is the ethos around which basic human values revolve, according man the leverage and prestige to operate in his domain and society. Natural […]

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Cross River North Is Not In Cross River

By Africa Today Northern senatorial district of Cross River State is completely shutout of information dissemination owing to the total breakdown of Cross River Broadcasting Corporation Buster Station in Obudu Range Resort for years going. “Unfortunately we can’t help the situation now because we are even struggling to keep the Udukpani station which is practically […]

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Female Lawmakers Lament Fewer Representation As Ayade Forwards 36 Commissioner Nominees

Female lawmakers at the Cross River State House of Assembly on Wednesday bemoaned what they refer as “lack of adherence to the 35 percent Affirmative Action” as the State Governor Sir Ben Ayade forwarded 36 names of Commissioner Nominees before the House. Speaking under “Point of Observation”, Member representing Yala 1 State Constituency, Rt Hon […]

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Theatre Of Drama In CROSIEC As Political Parties Throw Tantrums Ahead Of Council Polls

By Africa Today Drama on Wednesday ensues at the Cross River State Independent Electoral Commission (CROSIEC) following dual introduction of the All Progressives Congress-APC State Secretaries. The crisis according to our reporter began as Mr. Victor Ebong cautioned CROSIEC to only recognize party executives whose eligibility is recognized by the national body of their party […]

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Ayade Succumbs To Pressure Sets February 22 For Conduct Of Council Elections

By Africa Today The Cross River Governor, Sir Ben Ayade on Wednesday directed the conduct of local government elections in the 18 local government councils in the state. This was disclosed by the Chairman Cross River State Independent Electoral commission (CROSIEC), Dr. Mike Ushie, in a press conference held at the Commission’s headquarter in calabar. […]

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Ayade Presents 1.1 Trillion Appropriation Bill

By Africa Today Sir Benedict Ayade, Governor of Cross River State today presented the 2020 appropriation bill before the State House of Assembly in Calabar. The budget christened “Olimpotic Meristemasis” is pegged at one trillion, one hundred billion, one hundred and sixty seven million, five hundred and seven thousand naira and nine kobo was presented […]