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Tinubu has what it takes to transform Nigeria- Ayade

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, has said the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, will fix and move Nigeria forward if elected. Speaking during APC campaign rally at Ogoja at the weekend, Ayade, who is also the APC senatorial candidate for Cross River North, said Tinubu has the capacity and was invited by Nigerians to do ...

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Tinubu has a big heart, not driven by ethnicity, says Ayade

Cross River Governor Ben Ayade has explained why Nigerians should vote the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the next President of Nigeria. The Cross River State Govermor said that the National Leader of the ruling party has the required capacity to solve the myriads of challenges bedeviling the country. Speaker during an ...

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Ayade to Tinubu: You are a soldier of democracy who has seen it all

Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, has sent congratulatory message to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as he emerged as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the 2023 presidential election. Speaking in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Christian Ita, quoted Professor Ayade in a congratulatory message to Tinubu as expressing ...

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It is the turn of the south to produce next President- Ayade tells Tinubu

Cross Rivers State Governor Ben Ayade has said that it  is the turn of the South to produce the next president, According to him, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to respect the zoning agreement between the North and the South made at APC’s inception. Ayade said zoning was adopted to ensure an egalitarian and equitable power sharing. He made ...

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Gov Ayade reacts as he reportedly losses APC senatorial ticket

It has been reported that Cross State Governor, Ben Ayade, lost the state’s Northern Senatorial District ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to a little known Adams Cecilia on Saturday. It was gathered that the  primary which was held at the senatorial headquarters in Ogoja Local Government Area of the state, saw Cecilia scoring 140 votes to beat Ayade who ...

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2023 Presidency: Buhari has given me approval to join race- Ayade

Coss River State Governor Ben Ayade announced at Aso Villa, Abuja that President Muhammadu Buhari had asked him to bid for the APC presidential ticket. The ruling party began the sale of forms for political offices yesterday. It will be recalled that the Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello became the first to obtain the presidential form. Speaking to reporters, Ayade ...

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Defection: Court declines PDP’s request to sack gov Ayade

A Federal High Court has refused the request by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sack Cross River Governor, Ben Ayade and his deputy, Ivara Esu for defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The epoch-making judgement was delivered on Thursday afternoon by Justice Taiwo Taiwo. The judge  held that in view of the April 1, 2022 judgment by the ...

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Court to rule on Ayade’s defection to APC on Friday

A Federal High Court, Abuja, will on Friday, deliver judgment in a suit filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State. The PDP, through its counsel Emmanuel Ukala, SAN, had filed the suit marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/975/2021 before Justice Taiwo Taiwo to seek for an order sacking the governor and his deputy over their defection ...

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Why more youths should take part in politics- Ayade

The Governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade has called for increased inclusion of younger Nigerians in national politics. He made the remark on Saturday at the All Progressives Congress Youth Mega Rally at UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar. According to him, Nigeria has made much progress but it is not noticeable because young people have not been brought into governance. ...

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PDP to Ayade: Your presidential ambition a huge joke

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State has reacted Governor Benedict Ayade’s recent declaration to contest for president. Chairman of the opposition party in the state, Venatius Ikem made the reaction in an interview with newsmen in Calabar on Friday. Ikem said the governor was desperate because he has failed in the state. He said everybody in Nigeria ...

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