Category Archives: Nigerian Political News

Local Government Administration in Nigeria

Local Government Administration in Nigeria Nigeria’s executive arm is comprised of 3-tiers of government. They include the Federal, State and Local Government. Nigeria is currently made up of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory and a total of 774 Local Government Areas. The Federal, State and Local Governments are all ruled by officials elected… Read More »

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC Nigeria): All You Need To Know

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC Nigeria): All You Need To Know The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was set up in 1998 by General Abdulsalam Abubakar to conduct the 1999 elections for political office holders. It was however fully empowered by the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The major function of INEC… Read More »

Cross River State House of Representative Members 2015-2019

Cross River State House of Representative Members 2015-2019 Idagbo Ochiglegor PDP Cross River State Bekwarra/Obudu/Obanliku Irom Michael PDP Cross River State Obubra/Etung Effiong Daniel PDP Cross River State Akamkpa/Biase Essien Ayi PDP Cross River State Akpabuyo/Bakassi/Calabar South Edim Eta PDP Cross River State Calabar Municipal/Odukpani Ngoro Adigbe PDP Cross River State Ikom/Boki Bassey Ewah PDP… Read More »

Efik Traditional Wedding Attire In Cross River State

Efik Traditional Wedding Attire In Cross River State Do you know what a traditional attire of the Efik tribe consists of? What do they wear for festive occasions and where do these pieces of clothing originate from? You can learn all this here. Efik people not only have a great history but also fabulous traditional… Read More »

Cross River State Chief Judge

Cross River State Chief Judge The Cross River State Government has sworn-in Justice Michael Edem as the Chief Judge of Cross River State. The swearing in, is followed by a confirmation of his appointment by State House of Assembly headed by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. John Gaul Lebo at plenary few days ago. The Chief… Read More »

Cross River State List Of Commissioners

Cross River State List Of Commissioners Full List Of New Commissioners In Cross River State And Their Portfolio The list of commissioners and their respective ministries are below 1. Barr. Joe Abang – Ministry of Justice 2. Chief Offu Ebiregor Ayia – Ministry of ICT 3. Engr. Dan Osim-Asu – Ministry of Works 4. Hon.… Read More »

LIST OF GOVERNOR BEN AYADE’S APPOINMENTS IN CROSS RIVERS STATE

 LIST OF GOVERNOR BEN AYADE’S APPOINMENTS IN CROSS RIVERS STATE PRESS RELEASE His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Cross River State, Senator Professor Ben Ayade has approved the following appointments: SPECIAL ADVISERS AND SENIOR SPECIAL ASSISTANTS: S/N NAME DESIGNATION 1. Mr. Eddy Achi Special Adviser – Special Duties 2. Rev. Father Bob Ettah Special Adviser… Read More »

2019: INEC fixes Feb 16 for Presidential, N/Assembly elections, Governorship March 2

2019: INEC fixes Feb 16 for Presidential N/Assembly elections Governorship March 2 A head of 2019 general elections in the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released possible dates for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections to hold on February16, 2019 while the Governorship, State Assembly and Area Council Elections in the Federal Capital Territory… Read More »

2019: INEC releases time table for Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election

2019: INEC releases time table for Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election UYO – A head of 2019 general elections in the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released possible dates for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Presidential and National Assembly Elections is… Read More »