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NYCN State Chairmanship: Veteran Youth Activist Josephine Equali Advocates For Abi, Yakurr LGAs

By Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily: A veteran youth activist, Hon. (Mrs) Josephine Equali Eni who served as Youth Leader in Sen. Liyel Imoke’s transition committee in 2007 and later elected as an honourable member representing Central Senatorial District in the National Youth Parliament of Nigeria in 2008, thereon appointed member, Youth Council Caretaker Committee in 2009 and currently serving as ...

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YAKURR: Cult Renunciation Takes Center Stage As LG Chair Inaugurates Legislature

Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily: As part of efforts to championing the State Governor’s war against cultism, the Executive Chairman of Yakurr Local Government Council, Hon. Ofem Ebri Obeten, today, administered oath of renunciation of secret cults, illegal confraternities and other social vices on members of the 6th Yakurr Legislature, shortly after their inaugural plenary. The said inaugural plenary which held ...

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Birth Of A New LG Govt., Lands Commissioner Hails Yakurr PDP Family

Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily:The Cross River State Commissioner for Lands and Housing, Prof. John Ofem Inyang who doubles as Political Leader of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Yakurr has hailed the party’s family in the local government over the birth of the new council administration led by Hon. Ofem Ebri Obeten. Prof. John, in a chat with CrossRiverDaily last night, ...

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LG Elections: Factional APC Protest Exclusion From Election

By Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily:One of the factions of the All Progressive Congress party in Cross River State are protesting what they termed “wrongful exclusion” from the just concluded local government elections in the state. In a brief by its legal consultant, Basic Rights Law Partners and made available to CrossRiverDaily, the said APC faction led by Mr. John Ochala ...

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Gaul Lauds Ayade, Urges Abi/Yakurr Electorates To Vote PDP

By Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily: The immediate past speaker of Cross River State House of Assembly and PDP candidate in the last Abi/Yakurr federal constituency election, Rt. Hon John Gaul has commended His Excellency, Senator Prof Ben Ayade for transforming the fortunes of the state 5 years into his administration. Gaul who described Ayade as a pragmatic, innovative and very ...

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CRS-PDP Crisis: Pro-Ayade EXCO Suspends State Lawmaker, 16 Other Party Officials

By Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily: The lawmaker representing Calabar Municipality Constituency, Rt. Hon. Efa Nyong Esua and sixteen (16) other officials of the People’s Democratic Party in Ward 3 Calabar Municipality have, yesterday, been suspended by the party ward exco in response to the suspension of the Party’s State Chairman, Mr. Inok Edim who was suspended last week by same ...

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Cracks In CRS-PDP: Pro-Ayade Faction Inaugurates Wards EXCO In Yakurr

By Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily: Whereas the National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) had maintained that the anti-Ayade factional EXCOs is the authentic, notwithstanding, the pro-Ayade faction has commenced the inauguration of its EXCOs across the 196 political wards of the state and today in Yakurr Council Secretariat, Ugep, the said EXCOs for the 13 wards ...

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Cracks In CRS-PDP: Pro-Ayade Group Threatens To Recall NASS Members, Writes NWC

By Endurance Onun | CrossRiverDaily: It is no longer news that the People’s Democratic Party in Cross River State (CRS-PDP) has disintegrated into two rivalry factions with the State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade leading one faction and some notable members of the National Assembly (NASS) leading the other faction. Following the current bobbery engineered by the manipulation of wards and ...

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CRS-PDP: State Legal Adviser Aspirant Praises NWC Over Publishing Of New Ward/Chapter EXCOs

With less than three(3) days before the EXCO of the People’s Democratic Party in Cross River State would be dissolved, former Yakurr Security Council Chairman who is also aspiring to serve the party as State’s Legal Adviser, Barr. Ikpi Ubana Eyong has praised the National Working Committee (NWC) of PDP for publishing a list of new wards and chapters EXCOs ...

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INTERVIEW: Prof John Inyang Bares Mind On Current Political Operations In Yakurr

It is over a week since the list of chairmanship candidates of PDP for the March 28th Local Government elections became public, yet the dust that accompanied the list has refused to settle thus, casting aspersions on the integrity of the party, vis-a-vis its leaders. Particularly in Yakurr LGA, the said list was not just greeted with pockets of protest ...

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