Ben Ayade
Author Archive
Stories written by admin

Deep Seaport: Ayade pays N200M compensation to Bakassi Communities

By Ashie Osor Cross River State governor, Sir Ben Ayade, Monday, announced the payment of two hundred million naira as compensation to the people of Bakassi for the donation of 35,000 hectares of land for the development of the Deep seaport. The governor announced the monetary compensation during a stakeholders meeting held at the state […]

152,373 total views, no views today

Ayade’s deep seaport will wipe our tears, say displaced Bakassi people

The displaced people of Bakassi in Cross River State have made an emotional appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari to grant the state government a sovereign guarantee for the construction of its Deep Seaport project. The deep seaport project embarked upon by Governor Ben Ayade recently attained a major milestone with the issuance of the Outline […]

128,372 total views, 2 views today

Emefiele, Gov Bagudu commend Ayade on agro-industrial projects

..enjoin states to take cue Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has been commended by his Kebbi State counterpart, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Godwin Emefiele for industrializing the agricultural sub-sector of the state. The duo urged other states to take a cue from Ayade’s agro-industrial projects, which […]

128,422 total views, no views today

59 Independence anniversary: Hold firm to values that define us as Nigerians – Ayade

As the country marks its 59 independence anniversary, Cross River governor, Prof Ben Ayade, says the citizenry must remain resolute by re-committing and re-dedicating theirselves to the enduring values and vision that distinguish them as truly Nigerians. Speaking at the ceremonial parade held at U J Esuene stadium in Calabar, the governor maintained that “it […]

131,801 total views, 4 views today

Gov. Ayade grateful to Buhari over Bakassi Deep Sea Port approval

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has expressed appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari over the official approval for the Bakassi Deep Sea Port. Ayade spoke with State House correspondents  after a private meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He said that the Bakassi Deep Port, […]

219,443 total views, 17 views today

Microsoft partners Cross River to establish ICT/ data academy

Tech giants, Microsoft and the Cross River State Government have entered into a partnership to establish an ICT/Data Academy in Calabar, the state capital. This development is a boost to the efforts of Governor Ben Ayade to make Calabar the first smart city in Nigeria. Speaking in his office at the end of a technical […]

186,377 total views, 2 views today

Nigeria’s unity, rights of citizens sacrosanct- Ayade

Cross State Governor, Sir Ben Ayade, has stressed on the sacrosanctity of Nigeria’s unity and the fundamental rights of citizens ahead of the nation’s 59th Independence Anniversary Celebration. The Governor, who was represented by the Secretary to the State Government, Barr. Tina Banku Agbor, made the remark during the Muslim Ju’mat Service to mark the […]

128,422 total views, 2 views today

Reps urge Buhari to give sovereign guarantee for Bakassi Deep Seaport Project

Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs and ad-hoc Committee on Ports, Hon Yusuf Buba Yakub, has called on the Federal Government to grant Cross River State a sovereign guarantee to ensure the construction of its deep seaport, the Bakassi deep seaport.  Yakub who led members of his committee on a courtesy call on […]

131,813 total views, no views today

Tribunal judgment: Ayade dedicates victory to God, Cross Riverians

Governor Ben Ayade has dedicated his victory at the Governorship Elections Petition Tribunal to God and the people of Cross River State. Ayade described the tribunal judgement as a mere reaffirmation of his resounding victory at the March 9, 2019 governorship poll. The governor who spoke through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. […]

355,586 total views, no views today

Industrialization: Ayade gets Chinese award of excellence

  The China Industrial and Commercial Enterprise Association in collaboration with Hauxing Art Troupe, has bestowed an award of excellence on Governor of Cross River State, Sir Ben Ayade. The award which was presented to the governor in Lagos at the weekend, was part of activities marking this year’s China mid Autumn Festival and National […]

148,440 total views, 2 views today



Follow me on Twitter

Subscribe via Email


Top Posts & Pages

Photo Gallery

Developed and Designed by Nate Otaba