Cross River State to use N4.5b council funds for airport project
In spite of restrictions by the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU), the Cross River State Government has ordered the release of N4.5b from council funds to purchase aircraft and build the Obudu International Passenger and Cargo Airport.
PDP rejects Ayade’s list as crisis deepens over Cross River congresses
Internal crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State has worsened as the National Working Committee (NWC) rejected the ward and chapter executives put in place by Governor Benedict Ayade.
Cross River declares 28 oil workers in self-isolation COVID-19 free
The Cross River State government has declared 28 oil rig workers on self-isolation at Tinapa Hotel coronavirus free. Commissioner for Health Dr. Betta Edu, had on March 31 claimed ignorance of their stay
Ayade releases N500m, 20 vehicles in response to pandemic
As part of measures to tackle spread of the coronavirus pandemic, Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade has approved the release of N500m for the state’s COVID-19 Response Team.
Ayade appeals for FG’s incentives, intervention in Cross River State
The Cross River State government has canvassed special incentives and intervention from the Federal Government following its scarce resources, loss of Bakassi Peninsula...
Ayade meets Buhari, distances self from Jalingo’s ordeal
Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade, has distanced himself from the plight of Agba Jalingo, who has been held by security agencies for alleged treason.
Governors preach love, care, peace, tolerance, others at Yuletide
State governors across the country yesterday felicitated with Christians on the occasion of this year’s Christmas celebrations, urging them to promote love, unity, peace, tolerance, care for one another and exhibit other godly virtues.
Ayade warns judges against compromise
Cross River State Governor Benedict Ayade has warmed judges in the state against any act of compromise of justice along the line of duty.