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Hon. Okpoku Commends INEC,Security Agencies For Upholding Democracy As By-Election Is Conducted In Nasarawa

By David Agabi Chairman House Committee on NASISSEC Multilateral Cooperation and Community Development, and Member representing Udgbe/Loko State Constituency at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Muhammad Udege Okpoku (Hon) on Saturday commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the people for their proactive, efficient and peaceful conduct of the by-election in Nasarawa Central […]

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Leadership Newspaper Governor Of The Year: True Reflection Of Ayade’s Ingenuity In Agro-Industry. Dr Akwaji

By David Agabi Dr Godwin Akwaji, the lawmaker representing Obudu State Constituency at the Cross River State House of Assembly said the award bestowed on Governor Ben Ayade is a true reflection and recognition of  the Governor’s ingenuity in agro-industrial revolution in Cross River State. Dr Akwaji stated this while addressing AFRICA TODAY at the  International […]

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Ayade Honours For Igniting Sustainable Agro-Industrial Revolution: Dr Ekpo Ekpo

By David Agabi Chairman House Committee on Health and Member representing Bakassi State Constituency at the Cross River State House of Assembly, Dr Ekpo Ekpo Bassey on Thursday commended the Leadership Newspaper for identifying the Cross River State Governor Sir Benedict Ayade to be so honoured. Dr Ekpo who made the commendation in chat with […]

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Hon. Ajang Lauds Industrial Revolution In Cross River, Said Ayade’s Policies Discourages Unemployment

By David Agabi Lawmaker representing Bekwara State Constituency at the Cross River State House of Assembly, Hon Edward Ajang has lauded the industrialization strides of Governor Ben Ayade in the last four and the halve years in office. Ajang who stated this at the event heralding the presentation of the Leadership Newspaper Governor of the […]

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APC Chieftain Call On NJC To Suspend Lawyers Handling Supreme Court Review On Preelection Matters

By David Agabi The Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to Senator Marafa’s faction, Zamfara State, Alhaji Bello Baikasuwa Maradi has call on the National Judicial Council (NJC) to suspend any Senior Advocate of Nigeria or other senior  lawyers involved in the handling of preelection matters at the Supreme Court. Bello stated this […]

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Gov Lalong Renames College Of Art, Science & Religious Studies After Senator Longjan

David Agabi Simon Bako Lalong, the Governor of Plateau State on Monday renames Plateau State Collage of Art, Science and Religious Studies after the late senator Ignatius Datong Longjan. Sen. Longjan before his demise was a lawmaker representing Plateau South senatorial district at the upper chambers of the National Assembly. As a sign of immortalising […]

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TPL Junaidu Abdullahi, Advocates Re-Modelling Of 1978 Land Use Act In Nigeria.

By David Agabi following controversies bedeviling land use policies in Nigeria and its resultant crises and litigation in different courts in the country, a seasoned town planner, Junaidu Abdullahi has advocates the need for Nigeria to re-modify the Land Use Act of 1978 in other to conform with the reality of the 21st century. the […]

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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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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 […]