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Tensions As Scores Of PDP Members/Supporters Dump Party, Defect To APC In Bekwarra, Collapsed All Structures For Hon.(Prince) Edward I. Ajang, (VIDEOS)

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Ahead of APC Campaign rally today in Bekwarra Local Gov’t Area, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has received scores of prominent opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Members/Supporter’s in Bekwarra Local Government Area of Cross River State, including the ward chairman of Beten. The defectors  Mr. Mathew Oko, Peter Odama, Mrs Angela Oko, Godwin Achoda Bisong, Cecilia Odey, Samuel Okpodu, Ekunke Igbagri, others,   were received by Hon.(Prince) Edward Ajang, the Candidate of the party cum Member representing Bekwarra state constituency in the Cross River House of Assembly. Watch Videos ⬇️  The new APC members cited alleged injustice within PDP, as well as Governor Ayade’s developmental strides in Bekwarra. They also said that they joined APC sequel to the ”visible performances of Hon. Eddy the APC Legislator and other political appointees. They commended APC for fielding credible candidates for the 2023 General Elections.

Buhari, Cameron Paul Biya Inaugurates Border Bridge In Cross River, (See Photos)

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The President of Nigeria, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), and the President of Cameroon, Paul Biya, have. inaugurated the newly-constructed two-lane Cross River Bridge at the Nigeria-Cameroon border at Mfum/Ekok. Read also:  Gov. Ayade Signs Law Expanding The Jurisdiction Of Cross River Magistrate Court. Amb. Zubairu Dada, Nigeria's minister of state for foreign affairs who represented Buhari, Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola, Cameroon's minister of public works, Emmanuel Djoumessi, and other dignitaries attended the inauguration on Thursday. Swipe below to see photos:  View this post on Instagram A post shared by PUNCH Newspapers (@punchnewspapers) Credit: Twitter | NGRPresident, toluogunlesi

We used N18.9 billion to clear bush, others — FG tells Nigerians

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The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development says its spent a whooping N18.9 billion on bush clearing, land preparation among others during the COVID-19 lockdown.  Wole Oke, chairman of the Public Account Committee of the House of Representatives Committee (PAC), said the ministry disclosed this while responding to a probe on how it spent the said sum. The agric ministry is the subject of an investigation by the House committee into a N18.9 billion contract for bush clearing, preparing the ground, and restoring soil plant laboratories during the 2020 COVID-19 lockdown. According to Oke, “During the lockdown of the country as a result of COVID-19, some companies took contracts worth about N18 billion for bush clearing from the federal ministry of agriculture for land preparation, rehabilitation of soil plant lab and others. We cannot shave their heads in their absence. We have invited them to come and give us their own side by responding to the issues and show us the places