Ayade donates N1m to inmate who delivered twins in Calabar Prison
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has donated N1 million and other gift items to the management of the General Hospital Calabar for the upkeep of the prison inmate who gave birth to twins at the hospital on Thursday April 18.
Ayade, Okorocha, Ihedioha, Obinna preach peace, progress at Easter
As Christians celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ at Easter, Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade and his Imo State counterpart, Rochas Okorocha, governor-elect, Emeka Ihedioha and Archbishop of Owerri Ecclesiastic Province of Catholic Church, Dr. Anthony J. V. Obinna, have urged Christians to live in peace. In separate statements yesterday, they also…
Tribunal grants substituted service on Ayade over gubernatorial election
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Calabar yesterday granted separate orders for substituted service on Governor Ben Ayade, who won the Cross River State gubernatorial election on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party ...
Cross River communities petition state government over lingering crisis with Ebonyi neighbours
The Erei communities in Biase Local Council of Cross River State have petitioned the state government raising fears of possible annihilation from their neighbours in Ebonyi State.
Ayade wins Cross-River governorship election
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Benedict Ayade has been re-elected as governor of Cross River for the next four years. Announcing the result on Sunday in Calabar, the State Returning Officer, Prof. Akim Ibhadode said, Ayade, won the election with 381,484 votes. The All Progressive Congress (APC) scored 131,161 votes while…
Ayade of Cross River says election peaceful, expresses confident of victory
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has cast his vote at his Kakum polling unit 004 in his village in Obudu Local Government Area of the stateand described it as peaceful.
Cross River assembly stops Ayade’s N649b ISPO request
Attempts by Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State to secure a N648.8 billion loan for a private firm from the state government has been stopped by the House of Assembly.
Ayade wants DSS, police to investigate thumb-printing viral video
Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade, has asked the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu and Director General, Directorate of State Services (DSS) to investigate the video showing thumb printing of ballot papers during last Saturday’s election. Ayade, who spoke at a media briefing shortly after the State Security Council meeting in Calabar yesterday,…
Cross River governorship: Tough contest, as litigations hobble APC
The Cross River State governorship race is a fight between the incumbent Senator Ben Ayade of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and his hottest challenger, Senator John Owan-Enoh, if he emerges candidate of the All Progressives Congress ....