Ayade condoles with Sen. Ndoma-Egba over wife’s death
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has commiserated with former Senate Majority Leader, Mr Victor Ndoma-Egba over the death of his wife, Mrs Amaka Ndoma-Egba.
Governors differ over alleged diversion of 13% oil derivation funds
Amid mounting allegations of diversion of 13 per cent oil derivation funds levelled against oil-producing states, some governors have refused to give detailed accounts of how the money has been spent over the years...
Ayade presents N277b ‘blush and bliss’ budget for 2021
Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, yesterday, presented a budget of N277b for 2021 to the state House of Assembly. Tagged: “Budget of Blush and Bliss,” the appropriation bill was presented to the House without the usual reading of a prepared budget speech.
Ayade pleads with WAEC not to relocate, as exam body insists
The Cross River State government, yesterday, pleaded with the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) not to relocate to its zonal office in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State following destruction and looting of its Calabar office by hoodlums.
Ex-gov pleads FG’s intervention in rebuilding Cross River
Former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Clement Ebri, has pleaded with the Federal Government to intervene in the rebuilding of infrastructure in the state.
Ayade promises N100,000 reward for information on looters
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has promised a reward of N100,000 to anyone who volunteered information that could lead to the recovery of property looted during the #EndSARS protests of .Oct. 23 and Oct. 24.
Ayade orders house-to-house search of looted items
Cross River State governor Senator Ben Ayade has ordered security agencies in the state to search houses
Hoodlums loot Cross River COVID-19 palliative warehouse
Hoodlums under the guise of the ongoing #EndSARS protest on Friday looted Cross River COVID-19 palliative warehouse at Bishop Moinagh Street, State Housing Authority in Calabar. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that the hoodlums were seen in their numbers carting away bags of rice, noodles, salt and gallons of vegetable oil.…
Akwa Ibom group urges restructuring, review of oil blocks
Agitators, under the aegis of Niger Delta Liberation Force (NDLF), Akwa Ibom State, has urged total restructuring of the country to pave way for decentralisation of powers.
Ayade bows to pressure, recalls sacked workers
The workers were said to have been recruited when he was on vacation. The state government fired them after Ayade resumed work. The workers, who have been protesting against the decision, last week held a series of demonstrations.